But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is oppression
When one door is closed, don't you know that many more are open
Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
Moonlight is sculpture.
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.
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.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
One of the great penalties those of us who live our lives in full view of the public must pay is the loss of that most cherished birthright of man's, privacy.
All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay. Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
There are no good girls gone wrong - just bad girls found out.
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies.
I am not now That which I have been.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
If you never stop when you wave goodbye you just might find, if you give it time, you will wave hello again...
God creates, I do not create. I assemble and I steal everywhere to do it - from what I see, from what the dancers can do, from what others do.