A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.
There is an eloquence in true enthusiasm.
I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
I can bear any pain as long as it has meaning.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.
Fashion changes, but style endures.
We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.
I'm not afraid of dying I just don't want to be there when it happens.
Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
Most ballet teachers in the United States are terrible. If they were in medicine, everyone would be poisoned.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.