A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
Show love, compassion, protection & generosity to those who depend on you – in fact, to everyone.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
When one door is closed, don't you know that many more are open
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
Learn to give, whether you have plenty or little, whether you are happy or in pain.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
Of all the things I`ve lost I miss my mind the most.
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.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
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 am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
Genius is sorrow's child.