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.
Most ballet teachers in the United States are terrible. If they were in medicine, everyone would be poisoned.
Quote me as saying I was mis-quoted.
Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
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.
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast
I have a simple philosophy. Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. And scratch where it itches.
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
We often discover what will do by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
I apologize for lying to you. I promise I won't deceive you except in matters of this sort.
Religion is like a knife: you can either use it to cut bread, or stick in someone's back.
There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.
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.