As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
For the meaning of life differs from man to man, from day to day and from hour to hour. What matters, therefore, is not the meaning of life in general but rather the specific meaning of a person's life at a given moment.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
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 the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel.
Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
The English contribution to world cuisine - the chip.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out.
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
Nothing is black or white.
I apologize for lying to you. I promise I won't deceive you except in matters of this sort.