Develop an infallible technique and then place yourself at the mercy of inspiration.
On stage I make love to twenty-five thousand people; then I go home alone.
There isn't much that tastes better than praise from those who are wise and capable.
The good Lord never gives you more than you can handle. Unless you die of something.
The prime goal is to alleviate suffering, and not to prolong life. And if your treatment does not alleviate suffering, but only prolongs life, that treatment should be stopped.
My helpless friend, your helplessness is the most powerful plea which rises up to the tender father-heart of God. You think that everything is closed to you because you cannot pray. My friend, your helplessness is the very essence of prayer.
He had been kicked in the head by a mule when young, and believed everything he read in the Sunday papers.
Life without love is like a tree without blossom and fruit.
If you do not find peace in yourself, you will never find it anywhere else.
Judge not, that ye be not judged.
Imitation is for shirkers, like-minded-ness for the comfort lovers, unifying for the creators.
Faith is a kind of betting, or speculation.
The easiest kind of relationship for me is with 10,000 people. The hardest is with one.
The thing always happens that you really believe in; and the belief in a thing makes it happen.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain agnostic.
Let me listen to me and not to them.
Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside them was superior to circumstances.
Courage is the fear of being thought a coward.
Fear, if allowed free rein, would reduce all of us to trembling shadows of men, for whom only death could bring release.
My words fly up, my thoughts remain below; Words without thoughts never to heaven go.