My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
I fully realize that no wealth or position can long endure, unless built upon truth and justice; therefore, I will engage in no transaction which does not benefit all whom it affects.
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'
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.
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
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.
At the heart of all beauty lies something inhuman.
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
The future ain't what it used to be.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
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.
Dare to risk public criticism.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
Hollywood brides keep the bouquets and throw away the grooms.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.