The day of individual happiness has passed
In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.
One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
In ballet a complicated story is impossible to tell... we can't dance synonyms.
I got rabies shots for biting the head off a bat but that`s OK - the bat had to get Ozzy shots.
Each soul is potentially divine.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
Religion is like a knife: you can either use it to cut bread, or stick in someone's back.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
When people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking or thinking I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
Most ballet teachers in the United States are terrible. If they were in medicine, everyone would be poisoned.
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
Of all the things I`ve lost I miss my mind the most.