Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
That which costs little is less valued.
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
Television is chewing gum for the eyes.
In ballet a complicated story is impossible to tell... we can't dance synonyms.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.
So many women just don't know how great they really are. They come to us all vogue outside and vague on the inside.
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
I have a simple philosophy. Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. And scratch where it itches.
I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
If you never stop when you wave goodbye you just might find, if you give it time, you will wave hello again...
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
I can bear any pain as long as it has meaning.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
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.
The gift of words is the gift of deception and illusion.