Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
A jug fills drop by 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.
Courage is grace under pressure.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
Anybody who watches three games of football in a row should be declared brain dead.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
Being sober on a bus is, like, totally different than being drunk on a bus.
Common sense is not so common.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.