You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
Pain don't hurt.
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.
Last year I sang for the Queen of England, met the president of the United States, and got an Emmy and a star on The Walk of Fame. And what did I do? I was just being myself.
I'd trade all my tomorrows for a single yesterday.
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.
Your belief in God is merely an escape from your monotonous, stupid and cruel life.
A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.