We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
It is not the length of life, but the depth.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
If I get married, I want to be very married.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
Life is an ongoing process of choosing between safety (out of fear and need for defense) and risk (for the sake of progress and growth). Make the growth choice a dozen times a day.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
Only he who accepts clashes and conflicts in life, loves life.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people, then I go home alone.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
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.
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.