Sanity is a madness put to good uses.
Most ballet teachers in the United States are terrible. If they were in medicine, everyone would be poisoned.
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
The lifestyle I`ve been living for the last 30 years, I could have been dead a thousand times.
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.
Courage is grace under pressure.
Do unto those downstream as you would have those upstream do unto you.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
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.
Genius is sorrow's child.
We are all now connected by the Internet, like neurons in a giant brain.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
Terrorism is the tactic of demanding the impossible, and demanding it at gunpoint.
You cant have a plan for your day, til you have a plan for your life.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
The Internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.