It doesn't take much to see that the problems of three little people doesn't add up to a hill of beans in this crazy world.
If a problem has no solution, it may not be a problem, but a fact - not to be solved, but to be coped with over time.
A sure way to lose happiness, I found, is to want it at the expense of everything else.
It's the story of a very unfortunate colored man
Who got arrested down in Old Hong Kong
He got twenty years' privilege taken away from him
When he kicked old Buddha's gong.
Screenwriters? Schmucks with Underwoods.
Hollywood has always been a cage... a cage to catch our dreams.
The really frightening thing about middle age is that you know you'll grow out of it!
When you become a star, you don't change - everyone else does
The woman's vision is deep reaching, the man's far reaching. With the man the world is his heart, with the woman the heart is her world.
I'm notorious for giving a bad interview. I'm an actor and I can't help but feel I'm boring when I'm on as myself.
The best actors do not let the wheels show.
I'd like to be remembered as a guy who tried — tried to be part of his times, tried to help people communicate with one another, tried to find some decency in his own life, tried to extend himself as a human being. Someone who isn't complacent, who doesn't cop out.
Time is shortening. But every day that I challenge this cancer and survive is a victory for me.
There’s a time when a man needs to fight, and a time when he needs to accept that his destiny is lost, that the ship has sailed, and that only a fool would continue. The truth is, I’ve always been a fool.
Love may not make the world go round, but I must admit that it makes the ride worthwhile.
Courage is being scared to death - but saddling up anyway.
To play it safe is not to play.
A team effort is a lot of people doing what I say.
I've never thought of my characters as being sad. On the contrary, they are full of life. They didn't choose tragedy. Tragedy chose them.
When you reliquish the desire to control your future, you can have more happiness.
If you always do what interests you, at least one person is pleased.
As soils are depleted, human health, vitality and intelligence go with them.
This mug of mine is as plain as a barn door. Why should people pay 35 cents to look at it?
As always, the British especially shudder at the latest American vulgarity, and then they embrace it with enthusiasm two years later.
It is not the years in your life but the life in your years that counts!
Adlai E Stevenson
Live every day like it's your last.
America once had the clarity of the pioneer ax.
The news departments have become corporate profit centers. And their only obligation now is to their shareholders. Which is to create large audiences and viewership so they can sell more ad space. So they're airing stories that appeal to the prurient interests that all of us have in the reptilian core of our brain: for sex and celebrity gossip. And now, for terror. So they give us Kobe Bryant and they give us Michael Jackson. And they give us Laci Peterson and they give us lots and lots of terror alerts. But they're not telling us the really critical stories that impact our way of life.
Robert Francis Jr Kennedy
It's joyful to give. But for people who want to take advantage of you, you're kind of an easy mark.