A life not lived for others is not a life.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
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.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late.
Only he who accepts clashes and conflicts in life, loves life.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
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.
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
The knowledge of oneself will preserve that person from vanity.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.