If you trust in yourself. . .and believe in your dreams. . .and follow your star. . . you'll still get beaten by people who spent their time working hard and learning things and weren't so lazy.

Terry Pratchett

The molecules of your body are the same molecules that make up the nebulae, that burn inside the stars themselves. We are star stuff.

We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars.

Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground.

Aim for the moon. If you miss you may hit a star.

The desire to reach the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise and most possible.

Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.

I have been and still am a seeker, but I have ceased to question stars and books; I have begun to listen to the teaching my blood whispers to me.

Herman Hesse

Only in the darkness can you see the stars.

I will love the light, for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness, because it shows me the stars.

Og Mandino

Reach high, for stars lie hidden in you. Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal.

If you cry because the sun has gone out of your life, your tears will prevent you from seeing the stars.

No pessimist ever discovered the secret of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land, or opened a new doorway for the human spirit.

Humanity has the stars in its future, and that future is too important to be lost under the burden of juvenile folly and ignorant superstition.

He who is fixed to a star does not change his mind.

Leonardo da Vinci

The stars are not afraid to appear like fireflies.

The lapse of ages changes all things - time, language, the earth, the bounds of the sea, the stars of the sky, and every thing "about around and underneath" man, except man himself.

Two things awe me most, the starry sky above me and the moral law within me.

The light which puts out our eyes is darkness to us. Only that day dawns to which we are awake. There is more day to dawn. The sun is but a morning star.

To be realistic today is to be visionary. To be realistic is to be starry-eyed.

Turn your scars into stars.

An ass may bray a good while before he shakes the stars down.

Love knows not distance, it hath no continent, its eyes are for the stars.

Gilbert Parker

Only by contending with challenges that seem to be beyond your strength to handle at the moment, you can grow more surely toward the stars.

I believe I can even yet remember when I saw the stars for the first time.

If we long to believe that the stars rise and set for us, that we are the reason there is a Universe, does science do us a disservice in deflating our conceits?

We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.

People commonly travel the world over to see rivers and mountains, new stars, garish birds, freak fish, grotesque breeds of human, they fall into an animal stupor that gapes at existence and they think they have seen something.

Soren Kierkegaard

I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work of the stars.

Walt Whitman

The Milky Way is nothing else but a mass of innumerable stars planted together in clusters.

What is pride? A rocket that emulates the stars.

Who are we? We find that we live on an insignificant planet of a humdrum star lost in a galaxy tucked away in some forgotten corner of a universe in which there are far more galaxies than people.

But you know you can't be a star at home.

Human speech is like a cracked kettle on which we tap crude rhythms for bears to dance to, while we long to make music that will melt the stars.

Gustave Flaubert

If I'm a star then the people made me a star.

For the moon, though one, dispels the darkness, which the stars, though numerous, can not.

The sky is filled with stars invisible by day.

I am involved in a freedom ride protesting the loss of the minority rights belonging to the few remaining earthbound stars. All we demanded was our right to twinkle.

But he with first a start and then a wink, Said 'There's another star gone out I think!'

When the stars threw down their spears, And watered heaven with their tears, Did he smile his work to see? Did he who made the Lamb make thee?

One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star.

He whose face gives no light shall never become a star.

When I have a terrible need of - shall I say the word - religion. Then I go out and paint the stars.

Enthusiasm is the yeast that makes your hopes shine to the stars. Enthusiasm is the sparkle in your eyes, the swing in your gait. The grip of your hand, the irresistible surge of will and energy to execute your ideas.

I'm a dreamer. I have to dream and reach for the stars, and if I miss a star, then I grab a handful of clouds.

Mike Tyson

For my part I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me dream.

What is the good of your stars and trees, your sunrise and the wind, if they do not enter into our daily lives?

The night shows stars and women in a better light.

The average Hollywood film star's ambition is to be admired by an American, courted by an Italian, married to an Englishman, and have a French boyfriend.

If the stars should appear but one night every thousand years, how man would marvel and stare.

Watching a peaceful death of a human being reminds us of a falling star, one of a million lights in a vast sky that flares up for a brief moment only to disappear into the endless night forever.

I'm not a film star, I am an actress. Being a film star is such a false life, lived for fake values and for publicity.

Doubt that the stars are fire, doubt that the sun doth move his aides, doubt truth to be a liar, but never doubt I love.

William Shakespeare

I can find in my undergraduate classes bright students who do not know that the stars rise and set at night, or even that the Sun is a star.

Ignorance is the night of the mind, a night without moon or star.

Forests, lakes and rivers, clouds and winds, stars and flowers, stupendous glaciers and crystal snowflakes - every form of animate or inanimate existence leaves its impress upon the soul of man.

The lights of stars that were extinguished ages ago still reaches us. So it is with great men who died centuries ago, but still reach us with the radiations of their personalities.

Kahlil Gibran

I have no right to call myself one who knows. I was one who seeks, and I still am, but I no longer seek in the stars or in books; I'm beginning to hear the teachings of my blood pulsing within me.

Solitude is independence. It had been my wish and with the years I had attained it. It was cold. Oh, cold enough! But it was also still, wonderfully still and vast like the cold stillness of space in which the stars revolve.

A life lived with integrity - even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune, is a shining star in whose light others may follow in the years to come.

Love builds up the broken wall and straigtens the crooked path. Love keeps the stars in the firmament and imposes rhythm on the ocean tides. Each of us is created of it and I suspect each of us was created for it.

Maya Angelou

How far away the stars seem and how far is our first kiss and ah how old my heart.

Hitch your wagon to a star.

I'm a bit of a P. T. Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.

It is not in the stars to hold our destiny, but in ourselves.

William Shakespeare

Earth took her shining station as a star, In Heaven's dark hall, high up the crowd of worlds.

Christian Nestell Bovee

The fault, dear Brutus, lies not within the stars, but in ourselves, that we are underlings.

Disneyland is the star everything, else is in the supporting role.

Because I think every child star suffers through this period, because you're not the cute and charming child that you were. You start to grow and they want to keep you little forever.

Michael Jackson

I don't believe in astrology. The only stars I can blame for my failures are those that walk about the stage.

My understanding is the fans are so ravenous in Canada they gnaw on the stars.

Nations, like stars, are entitled to eclipse. All is well, provided the light returns and the eclipse does not become endless night. Dawn and resurrection are synonymous. The reappearance of the light is the same as the survival of the soul.

Oh don't let's ask for the moon. We've already got the stars.

I do live like a rock star but it's not as great as it sounds. It's a lot of traveling.

Ron White

I'm almost like three people. There's me the Dolly the person. There's me the star. And then there's me the manager.

Our passionate preoccupation with the sky, the stars and a God somewhere in outer space, is a homing impulse. We are drawn back to where we came from.

Eric Hoffer

Our actions seem to have their lucky and unlucky stars to which a great part of that blame and that commendation is due which is given to the actions themselves.

We movie stars all end up by ourselves. Who knows? Maybe we want to.

She walks in beauty like the night, Of cloudless climes and starry skies, And all that's best of dark and bright, Meet in her aspect and her eyes.

You just wait. I'm going to be the biggest Chinese Star in the world.

I'm not a real movie star. I've still got the same wife I started out with twenty-eight years ago.

Will Rogers

I probably hold the distinction of being one movie star who by all laws of logic should never have made it. At each stage of my career I lacked the experience.

Audrey Hepburn

Today everyone is a star - they're all billed as 'starring' or 'also starring'. In my day we earned that recognition.

How is it they live in such harmony the billions of stars - when most men can barely go a minute without declaring war in their minds about someone they know.

Things are as they are. Looking out into it the universe at night, we make no comparisons between right and wrong stars, nor between well and badly arranged constellations.

Be like the Star which never wavers from the Crescent but is fixed in steady faith.

Sai Baba

The stars shall fade away, the sun himself Grow dim with age, and nature sink in years, But thou shalt flourish in immortal youth, Unhurt amidst the wars of elements, The wrecks of matter and the crush of worlds.

Joseph Addison

Come Caesar even by night - let stars delay, If thou but come thy folk will find it day.

I came to Hollywood and within a decade I was one of the biggest action stars of all time.

I had this dream and I really wanted to be a star. And I was almost a monster in the way that I was really fearless with my ambitions.

It is the stars, the stars above us, govern our conditions.

To be a star is to own the world and all the people in it. After a taste of stardom everything else is poverty.

Hedy Lamarr

The Angels were all singing out of tune and hoarse with having little else to do, excepting to wind up the sun and moon or curb a runaway young star or two.

Pop stars should not eat.

In this business until you're known as a monster, you're not a star.

You must have chaos within you to give birth to a dancing star.

Every day I realized I would not be a star.

In the night of death hope sees a star, and listening love can hear the rustle of a wing.

Robert Green Ingersoll

There are advantages to being a star though - you can always get a table in a full restaurant.

He who exercises government by means of his virtue may be compared to the north polar star, which keeps its place and all the stars turn towards it.

Between two worlds life hovers like a star twixt night and morn upon the horizon's verge.

It's like having astronomy without knowing where the stars are.

Ye stars! which are the poetry of heaven!

Lord Byron

Yeah we all shine on like the moon and the stars and the sun.

The way of fortune is like the milky way in the sky, which is a number of smaller stars not seen asunder but giving light together, so it is a number of little and scarce discerned virtues or rather faculties and customs that make men fortunate.

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