Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.
Wine is wonderful stuff. But so many people are put off by the snobbery of it.
Before I speak, I have something important to say.
The imagination is not a state: it is the human existence itself.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
Each soul is potentially divine.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
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.
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
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.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
But some emotions don't make a lot of noise. It's hard to hear pride. Caring is real faint - like a heartbeat. And pure love why, some days it's so quiet, you don't even know it's there.
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
The word 'good' has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
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
I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out.
I have a simple philosophy. Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. And scratch where it itches.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!