Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast
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.
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
Religion is like a knife: you can either use it to cut bread, or stick in someone's back.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
Everything beautiful has a mark of eternity.
I have noticed that nothing I have never said ever did me any harm.
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
Keep things at arm's length... If you let anything come too near you want to hold on to it. And there is nothing a man can hold on to.
A good liar must have a good memory.