Get off your butt and join the Marines!
You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
They have formed their own 4-H club - the hopeless, hysterical hypochondriacs of history.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
An idea is salvation by imagination
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
A lie never lives to be old.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
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.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang.
Children show me in their playful smiles the divine in everyone.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is oppression