The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
To be a princess is to play at life. To be a queen is to be a serious player...The purpose of life as a woman is to ascend to the throne and rule with heart.
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
If man limits himself to a satisfied animal existence, and asks from life only what such an existence can give, the higher values of life at once disappear.
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.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.