Charity ... is the opium of the privileged.
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
God creates, I do not create. I assemble and I steal everywhere to do it - from what I see, from what the dancers can do, from what others do.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
Be that self which one truly is.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
Young heads take example of the ancient.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
Tell me thy company, and I shall tell thee what thou art.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
The day of individual happiness has passed
The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
To turn really interesting ideas and fledgling technologies into a company that can continue to innovate for years, it requires a lot of disciplines.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
In feature films the director is God; in documentary films God is the director