I need drama in my life to keep making music.
The most effective way to do it, is to do it.
The only really happy folk are married women and single men.
Nature does nothing in vain.
Good health and good sense are two of life's greatest blessings.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world.
I want to put a ding in the universe.
Let your courage and determination be the vehicle that drives you, and takes you anywhere in this life you wanna go.
My fake plants died because I did not pretend to water them.
Sex without a condom is [like] crossing a six-lane road with a blindfold on. You can't know who's infected and who's not.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
Hope is a waking dream.
But friendship is the breathing rose, with sweets in every fold.
I have bad reflexes. I was once run over by a car being pushed by two guys.
Love is when you meet someone who tells you something new about yourself.
If my body were a tree trunk, the inner rings would surely begin to reveal the time it has had to mature.
Make the best use of what is in your power, and take the rest as it happens.
I'm a Mommy's Girl - the strongest influence in my young life was my mom.
Excessive fear is always powerless.
Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life.
If my films don't show a profit, I know I'm doing something right.
It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that it is more difficult to be witty every day than to say pretty things from time to time.
I dream of an Africa which is in peace with itself.
Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
Sex is the most beautiful thing that can take place between a happily married man and his secretary.
No one has ever died, from an over exposure to education.
Face life head on....It's a collision you can't ignore.
A lover tries to stand in well with the pet dog of the house.
God is the perfect poet.
The search after the great men is the dream of youth, and the most serious occupation of manhood.
Love is the wisdom of the fool and the folly of the wise.
England has always been disinclined to accept human nature.
I have made this letter longer than usual, only because I have not had the time to make it shorter.
You cannot create experience. You must undergo it.
Family quarrels are bitter things. They don't go according to any rules. They're not like aches or wounds, they're more like splits in the skin that won't heal because there's not enough material.
Every moment and every event of every man's life on earth plants something in his soul.
Every artist was first an amateur.
Is sex dirty? Only if it's done right.