Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
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.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
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.
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
I love children, especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
I have no idea. People who boast about their IQ are losers.
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.
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.
External nature is only internal nature writ large.
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
The English contribution to world cuisine - the chip.
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay.