With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
You are like my little dog; when people see you, they know I am nearby.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
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.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
A difference of opinion is what makes horse racing and missionaries.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
Like religion, politics, and family planning, cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public. It's too controversial.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
Most ballet teachers in the United States are terrible. If they were in medicine, everyone would be poisoned.
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.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
Who are you to judge the life I live? I know I'm not perfect-and I don't live to be-but before you start pointing fingers... make sure your hands are clean!
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay.
The people who are doing the work are the moving force behind the Macintosh. My job is to create a space for them, to clear out the rest of the organization and keep it at bay.
I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues.
But some emotions don't make a lot of noise. It's hard to hear pride. Caring is real faint - like a heartbeat. And pure love why, some days it's so quiet, you don't even know it's there.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.