To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.
Courage is grace under pressure.
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
Dare to risk public criticism.
The word 'good' has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
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.
Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
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.
The people who are doing the work are the moving force behind the Macintosh. My job is to create a space for them, to clear out the rest of the organization and keep it at bay.