I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
I meant what I said and I said what I meant.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
Once you label me you negate me.
In my ballets, woman is first. Men are consorts. God made men to sing the praises of women. They are not equal to men: They are better.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
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.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
There are no good girls gone wrong - just bad girls found out.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.