Boredom: the desire for desires.
More quotes by Leo Tolstoy
There are no conditions to which a person cannot grow accustomed, especially if he sees that everyone around him lives in the same way.
More quotes about Life
All begins with you surrounding yourself with the right peoplethe good and authentic peopleand unsurrounding yourself with the wrong people. And we both know there are plenty of wrong people in this world.
I’ve sworn never to read any reviews ever again except those that are pointed out to me as nice ones. I would say that most of us who are considered in the artist realm just take it so terribly, and, you know, it can kill ya!
Some days, your perfume falls from your skin and settles in the staircase. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve stopped on the fourth step and felt all the ways I’ve fallen in love with you.
Just because your voice reaches halfway around the world doesn’t mean you are wiser than when it reached only to the end of the bar.
The miracle, or the power, that elevates the few is to be found in their industry, application, and perseverance under the prompting of a brave, determined spirit.
Normal is getting dressed in clothes that you buy for work and driving through traffic in a car that you are still paying for – in order to get to the job you need to pay for the clothes and the car, and the house you leave vacant all day so you can afford to live in it.
Life is like improvised jazz. We cannot regulate all the variables. We must play it with panache and flair as best we can.