Quotes and aphorisms (page 50)
Upon awakening in the morning, I wondered if the proceedings of the night before had been a dream. It was hard to believe that I was the world's heavyweight champion.
If you don't have an emotional connection to why you are trying to accomplish your goals, the odds are you won't reach them or will quit trying.
I'm very thankful to all my fans for their constant love and support. I am what I am because of their unconditional love.
When you choose to take the road less traveled, it can sometimes be a bumpy ride along the way, but if you're doing it for the right reasons, then the reward is so great.
I've learned that you have to make careful choices because everything has an impact. I've also learned that you can't please everyone in life, so please yourself and figure out what really matters.
People have got to learn: if they don't have cookies in the cookie jar, they can't eat cookies.
Aerobic dancing is already adjusting to injury problems and will probably phase out to some extent.
To a billion people around the world surviving on just a dollar a day, the question of what to eat tonight is more about life and death than about recipes. The struggle of poor people around the globe weighs heavily on me, especially now that I am a mother, which is why I work with Oxfam.
It is easier to feel than to realize, or in any way explain, Yosemite grandeur. The magnitudes of the rocks and trees and streams are so delicately harmonized, they are mostly hidden.
Mumbai is like Manhattan. There's a certain pace, a social life and the thrill of a professional life.
Let the fresh fruits and vegetables be your guide, and make something that will keep for the whole week.
It's quite nice to have a bit more color on the lips during wintertime. And it's festive, isn't it?
Decay is quiet but ghastly, explosion is dramatic and dreadful. There's not much to choose between the two of them in reality, and most of our lives have sufficient of both.
If you change the way you tell your own story, you can change the colour and create a life in technicolour.