A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd.
A man who won't die for something is not fit to live.
A woman uses her intelligence to find reasons to support her intuition.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools.
Assumptions are the termites of relationships.
Be as a tower firmly set; Shakes not its top for any blast that blows.
Beauty has a lot to do with character.
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
Belief in oneself is one of the most important bricks in building any successful venture.
Cinema is the most beautiful fraud in the world.
If you do the work, you get rewarded. There are no shortcuts in life.
Faith and prayer are the vitamins of the soul; Man cannot live in health without them.
Happiness comes only when we push our brains and hearts to the farthest reaches of which we are capable.
Happiness is like a kiss. You must share it to enjoy it.
Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
Happiness seems made to be shared.
How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it.
How old would you be if you didn't know how old you are?
I close my eyes, then I drift away, into the magic night I softly say. A silent prayer, like dreamers do, then I fall asleep to dream my dreams of you.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
I feel that luck is preparation meeting opportunity.
The surest way to bring goodness to yourself is to make it your intention to do good for somebody else.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough.
We're each responsible for our own life. No one else is, or even could be.
Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
I'm not a businessman. I'm a business, man.
Success means doing the best we can with what we have. Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be.
If A equals success, then the formula is A equals X plus Y and Z, with X being work, Y play, and Z keeping your mouth shut.
I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.
I honestly think it is better to be a failure at something you love than to be a success at something you hate.
I'm not afraid of storms, for I'm learning to sail my ship.
A gentleman can withstand hardships; it is only the small man who, when submitted to them, is swept off his feet.
Be silent, or say something better than silence.
Follow your honest convictions, and stay strong.
Go back a little to leap further.
Great works are performed not by strength, but by perseverance.
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.
An army of lions commanded by a deer will never be an army of lions.
Good manners are made up of petty sacrifices.
Getting fired from Apple was the best thing that could have ever happened to me. The heaviness of being successful was replaced by the lightness of being a beginner again, less sure about everything. It freed me to enter one of the most creative periods of my life.
I finally realized that being grateful to my body was key to giving more love to myself.
Insanity in individuals is something rare - but in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the rule.
Often we don't even realize who we're meant to be because we're so busy trying to live out someone else's ideas. But other people and their opinions hold no power in defining our destiny.
Partake of some of life's sweet pleasures. And yes, get comfortable with yourself.
The golden rule is that there are no golden rules.
The important thing is not to stop questioning.