I don't do drugs, I am drugs
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
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.
To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands
Moonlight is sculpture.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.
Learn to give, whether you have plenty or little, whether you are happy or in pain.
A friend doesn't go on a diet because you are fat.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.