Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
God creates, I do not create. I assemble and I steal everywhere to do it - from what I see, from what the dancers can do, from what others do.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
Any product that needs a manual to work is broken.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
Who are you to judge the life I live? I know I'm not perfect-and I don't live to be-but before you start pointing fingers... make sure your hands are clean!
We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true, there would be little hope of advance.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
I want to put a ding in the universe.
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
They say I do not have the qualifications to be president, that I do not have education. Well, I would never divide the Liberian people.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
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.