To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.
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.
All sport ... is one of the few activities where young people can proceed along traditional avenues, where objectives are clear, where the desire to win is not only permissible, but encouraged.
Those who want to live, let them fight, and those who do not want to fight in this world of eternal struggle do not deserve to live.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
My art and profession is to live.
Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
In their innocence, very young children know themselves to be light and love. If we will allow them, they can teach us to see ourselves the same way.
I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child, the child to the woman, the woman to the man, the man to the devil!
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.