"In life, all good things come hard, but wisdom is the hardest to come by."
"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."Lucille Ball on Edmund Burke
"It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come."Lucille Ball on Dalai Lama
"If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed."Lucille Ball on Albert Einstein
"Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart."Lucille Ball on Anne Frank
"When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion."Lucille Ball on Abraham Lincoln
"The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age."
"I will never do another TV series. It couldn't top I Love Lucy, and I'd be foolish to try. In this business, you have to know when to get off."
"I hate failure and that divorce was a Number One failure in my eyes. It was the worst period of my life. Neither Desi nor I have been the same since, physically or mentally."
"One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn't pay to get discouraged. Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can restore your faith in yourself."
"You see much more of your children once they leave home."