The best place to find a helping hand is at the end of your own arm.

Friendship needs no words...

The key to happiness is good health and a bad memory

Worry gives a small thing a big shadow.

Happiness is good health and a bad memory.

Don't throw away the old bucket until you know whether the new one holds water.

 image quote by Swedish Proverbs

He who buys what he does not need stels from himself.

Fear less, hope more; eat less, chew more; whine less breathe more; talk less, say more; hate less, love more; and all good things are yours.

When a blind man carries a lame man both go forward.

Never measure the height of a mountain until you have reached the top.

Then you will see how low it was.

Pray that your loneliness may spur you into finding something to live for, great enough to die for.

The more faithfully you listen to the voices within you, the better you will hear what is sounding outside.

Love is moral even without legal marriage, but marriage is immoral without love.

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Those who wish to sing... always find a song.

Remember one thing - that Sweden is performing better than the rest of Europe.

Life only demands from you the strength that you possess.

Only one feat is possible; not to run away.

I make all my decisions on intuition.

I throw a spear into the darkness. That is intuition. Then I must send an army into the darkness to find the spear. That is intellect.

We all have within us a center of stillness surrounded by silence.

Don't let your sorrow come higher than your knees.

This is where I have wasted the best years of my life.

 image quote by Ingrid Bergman

Happiness lies in good health and a bad memory.

You must train your intuition -- you must trust the small voice inside you which tells you exactly what to say, what to decide.

We are not permitted to choose the frame of our destiny. But what we put into it is ours.

Friendship needs no words - it is solitude delivered from the anguish of loneliness.

I hope I never get so old I get religious.

It is not whether you really cry. It's whether the audience thinks you are crying.

People who keep dogs are cowards who haven't got the guts to bite people themselves.

I want to be left alone.

For my part, I wish all guns with their belongings and everything could be sent to hell, which is the proper place for their exhibition and use.

Not observation of a duty but liberty itself is the pledge that assures fidelity.

Life only demands from you the strength you possess.

Only one feat is possible - not to have run away.

A task becomes a duty from the moment you suspect it to be an essential part of that integrity which alone entitles a man to assume responsibility.

Time is shortening. But every day that I challenge this cancer and survive is a victory for me.

In our era, the road to holiness necessarily passes through the world of action.

Doffing the ego's safe glory, he finds his naked reality.

Let our New Year's resolution be this: we will be there for one another as fellow members of humanity, in the finest sense of the word.

Film as dream, film as music. No art passes our conscience in the way film does, and goes directly to our feelings, deep down into the dark rooms of our souls.

A man can stand a lot as long as he can stand himself.

He can live without hope, without friends, without books, even without music, as long as he can listen to his own thoughts.

I can spot empty flattery and know exactly where I stand.

In the end it's really only my own approval or disapproval that means anything.

"Freedom from fear" could be said to sum up the whole philosophy of human rights.

While all deception requires secrecy, all secrecy is not meant to deceive.

A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.

All the characters I play are all inside of me in a way, and they're all different, the darkness, the lightness, whatever that is.

I walk slowly into myself, through a forest of empty suits of armor.

In Sweden everybody has this perfect surface. Everyone's very polite and controls their feelings.

I can't see any value in being a celebrity, famous for being famous.

Never again! I can see no reason for marriage - ever at all. I've had it. Three times is enough.

My talents fall within definite limitations. I am not as versatile an actress as some think.

I have no regrets. I wouldn't have lived my life the way I did if I was going to worry about what people were going to say.

The longest journey is the journey inwards.

Of him who has chosen his destiny, Who has started upon his quest for the source of his being.

What makes loneliness an anguish is not that I have no one to share my burden, but this: I have only my own burden to bear.

Tomorrow we shall meet, Death and I -.And he shall thrust his swordInto one who is wide awake.

In the last analysis it is our conception of death which decides our answers to all the questions life puts to us.