I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
I love children, especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.
An idea is salvation by imagination
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.
Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.
Like religion, politics, and family planning, cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public. It's too controversial.
He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.
Freedom is from within.
You cant have a plan for your day, til you have a plan for your life.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
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.
Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'