The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
What is to give light must endure burning.
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.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses.
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
There is more to sex appeal than just measurements. I don't need a bedroom to prove my womanliness. I can convey just as much sex appeal, picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain.
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.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
I don't say we all ought to misbehave, but we ought to look as if we could.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.