One of the great penalties those of us who live our lives in full view of the public must pay is the loss of that most cherished birthright of man's, privacy.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
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.
Will and intellect are one and the same thing.
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
Real stupidity beats artificial intelligence every time.
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.
They have formed their own 4-H club - the hopeless, hysterical hypochondriacs of history.
The poor are prevented from thinking by the discipline of others, the rich by their own.
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
I don't say we all ought to misbehave, but we ought to look as if we could.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
I've been looking for a girl like you - not you, but a girl like you.