I've been looking for a girl like you - not you, but a girl like you.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
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.
Genius is sorrow's child.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
Children show me in their playful smiles the divine in everyone.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
Memory... is an internal rumour.
Most ballet teachers in the United States are terrible. If they were in medicine, everyone would be poisoned.
My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
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.
When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price.
What do you despise? By this are you truly known.
That which costs little is less valued.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.