Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
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.
Boards don't hit back.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
If you never stop when you wave goodbye you just might find, if you give it time, you will wave hello again...
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
If you follow every dream, you might get lost.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
I love Madrid. I am happy to be here. I have been here three years and hope to be here longer. But I am proud of where I come from and never forget the people I grew up with.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
A friend doesn't go on a diet because you are fat.
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
In the United States today, we have more than our share of the nattering nabobs of negativism.
In ballet a complicated story is impossible to tell... we can't dance synonyms.
Television is chewing gum for the eyes.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.