Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people, then I go home alone.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
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 is the dancer and you are the dance.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
Always say 'yes' to the present moment... Surrender to what is. Say 'yes' to life - and see how life starts suddenly to start working for you rather than against you.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
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.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.
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.
The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
Time is the best killer.
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.