I put my heart and my soul into my work, and have lost my mind in the process.
Love is an untamed force. When we try to control it, it destroys us. When we try to imprison it, it enslaves us. When we try to understand it, it leaves us feeling lost and confused.
There are only two people who can tell you the truth about yourself - an enemy who has lost his temper and a friend who loves you dearly.
Someone once told me that every minute a murder occurs, so I don't want to waste your time, I know you want to go back to work.
Have you heard that it was good to gain the day? I also say it is good to fall, battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
Life's but a walking shadow, a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more; it is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.
I was a very good baseball and football player, but my father always told me I was much more interested in how I looked playing baseball or football than in actually playing. There's great truth in that.
I like not only to be loved, but to be told that I am loved; the realm of silence is large enough beyond the grave.
One ought to have a good memory when he has told a lie.
A lot of people told me that I'm committing musical suicide with my sound.
Last night, two men tried to force my shutters. I recognized them: they are two of Rodin's Italian models. He told them to kill me. I am in his way; he wants to get rid of me.
A lot of people in my world - in the acting world - have either lost friends to Aids or live with HIV because its origin in our culture, in New York for instance, was in the gay community.
I was told to challenge every spiritual teacher, every world leader to utter the one sentence that no religion, no political party, and no nation on the face of the earth will dare utter: 'Ours is not a better way, ours is merely another way.
In the middle of the journey of our life I came to myself within a dark wood where the straight way was lost.
In love, no one can harm anyone else; we are each of us responsible for our own feelings and cannot blame someone else for what we feel. It hurt when I lost each of the various men I fell in love with. Now, though, I am convinced that no one loses anyone, because no one owns anyone. That is the true experience of freedom: having the most important thing in the world without owning it.
Your lost friends are not dead, but gone before, advanced a stage or two upon that road which you must travel in the steps they trod.
I've lost many of my best friends... I'm going to satisfy myself now, not the critics, not even my friends.
Re-examine all that you have been told... dismiss that which insults your soul.
Reputation is an idle and most false imposition; oft got without merit, and lost without deserving.
I started to shortcircuit because I had high aspirations for the film. I never told anybody that.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.
I have not told half of what I saw.
What would there be in a story of happiness? Only what prepares it, only what destroys it can be told.
Guido clung to this thought like a drowning man clutching at a straw. He was rich and famous now, he told himself, and wasn't that what he'd always dreamed of?
My mother told me I was dancing before I was born. She could feel my toes tapping wildly inside her for months.