Life itself is the most wonderful fairy tale.
If I knew for a certainty that a man was coming to my house with the conscious design of doing me good, I should run for my life.
Even from a very early age, I knew I didn't want to miss out on anything life had to offer just because it might be considered dangerous.
Well, I've known Elizabeth almost all of her life and almost all of my life. And I love her with all of my heart and she's always been there for me. She's a wonderful, wonderful dame. She's a great lady.
I knew it was going to be the most extraordinary thing in my life, but how powerful it is, you can never know until you have a baby.
Life could be wonderful if people would leave you alone.
I could have been a dental hygienist with nothing bad ever appearing in print about me, but that's not how I've chosen to lead my life. I knew that you put yourself under a microscope the more famous you become.
Field of Dreams is probably our generation's It's A Wonderful Life.
I knew after my first lesson what I wanted to do with my life.
If people knew how hard I had to work to gain my mastery, it wouldn't seem wonderful at all.
We had such a wonderful set of circumstances in Wilmington. Yes, the four of us became famous literally overnight, but we were in a small town and we always knew when people were coming down. We always knew when to behave.
I think of life itself now as a wonderful play that I've written for myself, and so my purpose is to have the utmost fun playing my part.
If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.
To be completely woman you need a master, and in him a compass for your life. You need a man you can look up to and respect. If you dethrone him it's no wonder that you are discontented, and discontented women are not loved for long.
And as the hour approached for the execution, in his own mind, Collins became both the executioner and the victim. He would pace up and down, transformed in almost a kind of exorcism when he knew he was responsible for taking someone's life.
If life isn't about human beings and living in harmony, then I don't know what it's about.
I never felt settled or calm. You can't really commit to life when you feel that.
So, I'm the Eighth Wonder of the World. It's flattering and very, very funny.
I knew we were going to marry someday, but I was absolutely surprised when he actually proposed. And surprised he had bought a ring. I ran around the yard screaming.
Working with Bernardo Bertolucci was one of the greatest highlights of my whole life. It was such an incredible opportunity for me.
Neither of us entered marriage thinking it wouldn't be a strain. Life has strains in it, and he's the person I want to strain with.
Neither a life of anarchy nor one beneath a despot should you praise; to all that lies in the middle a god has given excellence.
The art of measurement, by showing us the truth would have brought our soul into the repose of abiding by the truth, and so would have saved our life.
Mystery creates wonder and wonder is the basis of man's desire to understand.
If we had a keen vision of all that is ordinary in human life, it would be like hearing the grass grow or the squirrel's heart beat, and we should die of that roar which is the other side of silence.