It is the story that owns and directs us. It is the thing that makes us different from cattle; it is the mark on the face that sets one people apart from their neighbors.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
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.
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true, there would be little hope of advance.
You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you.
Once you label me you negate me.
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
A stale article, if you dip it in a good, warm, sunny smile, will go off better than a fresh one that you've scowled upon.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
Courage is grace under pressure.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
Go on, get out. Last words are for fools who haven't said enough.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.