The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
The American people should be made aware of the trend toward monopolization of the great public information vehicles and the concentration of more and more power over public opinion in fewer and fewer hands.
There are no facts, only interpretations.
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
The word 'good' has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
Show love, compassion, protection & generosity to those who depend on you – in fact, to everyone.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
The poor are prevented from thinking by the discipline of others, the rich by their own.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
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.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.
They have formed their own 4-H club - the hopeless, hysterical hypochondriacs of history.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
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.