Our greatest foes - and whom we must chiefly combat - are within.
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.
I used to desire many, many things, but now I have just one desire, and thats to get rid of all my other desires.
Children show me in their playful smiles the divine in everyone.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
In ballet a complicated story is impossible to tell... we can't dance synonyms.
I am not now That which I have been.
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.
In the rush for justice it is important not to lose sight of principles the country holds dear.
I'm not afraid of dying I just don't want to be there when it happens.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast
The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.