In ballet a complicated story is impossible to tell... we can't dance synonyms.
I don't do drugs, I am drugs
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
I can bear any pain as long as it has meaning.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
When people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking or thinking I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
Children show me in their playful smiles the divine in everyone.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show.
Young heads take example of the ancient.