The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
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.
When one door is closed, don't you know that many more are open
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay. Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire.
Genius is sorrow's child.
The mind is a superb instrument if used rightly. Used wrongly, however, it becomes very destructive. To put it more accurately... you usually don't use it at all. It uses you.
Ladies who play with fire must remember that smoke gets in their eyes.
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
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.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.
I love children, especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
You are like my little dog; when people see you, they know I am nearby.
I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out.