We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
But some emotions don't make a lot of noise. It's hard to hear pride. Caring is real faint - like a heartbeat. And pure love why, some days it's so quiet, you don't even know it's there.
Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, The Bores and the Bored.
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
The American people should be made aware of the trend toward monopolization of the great public information vehicles and the concentration of more and more power over public opinion in fewer and fewer hands.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
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.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.