Never suffer youth to be an excuse for inadequacy, nor age and fame to be an excuse for indolence.
My theory is that if you look confident you can pull off anything – even if you have no clue what you’re doing.
History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon.
I’m a bit of an abstract figure that people can project their fantasies on; it’s pretty much what we all are, otherwise we wouldn’t be stars, and people wouldn’t be interested. But people project things on you that have nothing to do with what you really are, or they see a little something and then
He who every morning plans the transaction of the day and follows out that plan, carries a thread that will guide him through the maze of the most busy life. But where no plan is laid, where the disposal of time is surrendered merely to the chance of incidence, chaos will soon reign.
To be a saint is the exception; to be upright is the rule. Err, falter, sin, but be upright. To commit the least possible sin is the law for man. Sin is a gravitation.
Cherish that which is within you, and shut off that which is without.
An army of lions commanded by a deer will never be an army of lions.
What a grand thing, to be loved. What a grander thing still, to love.
Before you do anything, think. If you do something to try and impress someone, to be loved, accepted or even to get someone’s attention, stop and think. So many people are busy trying to create an image, they die in the process.