If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavor.
With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.
Friendship with ones self is all important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.
Never allow a person to tell you no who doesn’t have the power to say yes.
My experience has been that work is almost the best way to pull oneself out of the depths.
A woman is like a tea bag – you can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.
Actors are one family over the entire world.
Anyone who knows history, particularly the history of Europe, will, I think, recognize that the domination of education or of government by any one particular religious faith is never a happy arrangement for the people.
Anyone who thinks must think of the next war as they would of suicide.
Autobiographies are only useful as the lives you read about and analyze may suggest to you something that you may find useful in your own journey through life.
Freedom makes a huge requirement of every human being. With freedom comes responsibility. For the person who is unwilling to grow up, the person who does not want to carry is own weight, this is a frightening prospect.
Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.
Happiness is not a goal it is a by-product.
Have convictions. Be friendly. Stick to your beliefs as they stick to theirs. Work as hard as they do.
I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do, provided he keeps doing them until he gets a record of successful experience behind him.
I can not believe that war is the best solution. No one won the last war, and no one will win the next war.
I have spent many years of my life in opposition, and I rather like the role.
I once had a rose named after me and I was very flattered. But I was not pleased to read the description in the catalogue: no good in a bed, but fine up against a wall.
I’m so glad I never feel important, it does complicate life!
It isn’t enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn’t enough to believe in it. One must work at it.