A great city is the place to escape the true drama of provincial life, and find solace in fantasy.
Ah just act the way ah feel.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.
My specialty is detached malevolence.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
Most ballet teachers in the United States are terrible. If they were in medicine, everyone would be poisoned.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.
Show love, compassion, protection & generosity to those who depend on you – in fact, to everyone.
Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.