Will and intellect are one and the same thing.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
God creates, I do not create. I assemble and I steal everywhere to do it - from what I see, from what the dancers can do, from what others do.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
We often discover what will do by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.
Talk low, talk slow and don't say too much.
In ballet a complicated story is impossible to tell... we can't dance synonyms.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist and evolutionary strategist.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.