I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
In ballet a complicated story is impossible to tell... we can't dance synonyms.
In the United States today, we have more than our share of the nattering nabobs of negativism.
A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
I am not interested in picking up crumbs of compassion thrown from the table of someone who considers himself my master. I want the full menu of rights.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
Once you label me you negate me.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
Some newspapers are fit only to line the bottom of bird cages.
One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.
If you've got them by the balls their hearts and minds will follow.
It ain't over 'til it's over.