Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
The mind is a superb instrument if used rightly. Used wrongly, however, it becomes very destructive. To put it more accurately... you usually don't use it at all. It uses you.
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
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.
Radical simply means 'grasping things at the root'.
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
I am not now That which I have been.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
Domination delegates the physical violence on which it rests to the dominated.
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful
I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.