Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
Young heads take example of the ancient.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
That which costs little is less valued.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
Be that self which one truly is.
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
Anybody who watches three games of football in a row should be declared brain dead.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
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.
Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.