'Tis sweet to know there is an eye will mark our coming, and look brighter when we come.
People come to music to seek oblivion: is that not also a form of deception?
When war comes, two things happen - profits go way, way up and all perishables go way, way down. There becomes a market for them.
That it will never come again is what makes life sweet.
That it will never come again is what makes life so sweet.
How blessed are some people, whose lives have no fears, no dreads; to whom sleep is a blessing that comes nightly, and brings nothing but sweet dreams.
Any time you've got nothing to do and lots of time to do it come on up.
Along with success comes a reputation for wisdom.
I think younger players probably just think they are who they are-they don't think about coming out. Unless you're number one in the world, nobody cares, usually.
'Begin at the beginning,' the King said, very gravely, 'and go on till you come to the end: then stop.'
Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.
Why does there exist a global American entertainment industry, but there isn't an equivalent coming from France or Italy? This is the case simply because the English language opens the whole world to the American cinema.
The one charm about marriage is that it makes a life of deception absolutely necessary for both parties.
I'm always trying to do the impossible to please people. It comes from not being secure in myself and not looking at the things within I have to fix. Sometimes you keep going because you don't want to face the truth.
There is an ecstasy that marks the summit of life, and beyond which life cannot rise. And such is the paradox of living, this ecstasy comes when one is most alive, and it comes as a complete forgetfulness that one is alive.
The customs and fashions of men change like leaves on the bough, some of which go and others come.
I will prepare and some day my chance will come.
Respect for the truth comes close to being the basis for all morality.
It is so much more difficult to live with one's body than with one's soul. One's body is so much more exacting: what it won't have it won't have, and nothing can make bitter into sweet.
True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating things new.
Be not the slave of your own past - plunge into the sublime seas, dive deep, and swim far, so you shall come back with new self-respect, with new power, and with an advanced experience that shall explain and overlook the old.
Sometimes when you make a film you can go away for three months and then come back and live your life. But this struck a much deeper chord. I don't have the ability yet to speak about it in an objective.
Believe me, you can get into a lot of trouble being sixteen years old in a foreign country with no adult telling you when to come home.
I was in Florida with Burt Stern, the photographer who shot Marilyn Monroe on the beach with a sweater, and we smoked a joint. The bathing suit kept coming off in the water, and I just ripped it off. I was very comfortable being naked.
Poets wish to profit or to please.