"Charm" - which means the power to effect work without employing brute force - is indispensable to women. Charm is a woman's strength just as strength is a man's charm.
Jealousy, that dragon which slays love under the pretense of keeping it alive.
The place where optimism most flourishes is the lunatic asylum.
All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on.
Sex lies at the root of life, and we can never learn to reverence life until we know how to understand sex.
A religion can no more afford to degrade its Devil than to degrade its God.
Dancing is the loftiest, the most moving, the most beautiful of the arts, because it is no mere translation or abstraction from life; it is life itself.
Every man of genius sees the world at a different angle from his fellows, and there is his tragedy
What we call "morals" is simply blind obedience to words of command.
In philosophy, it is not the attainment of the goal that matters, it is the things that are met along the way
The romantic embrace can only be compared with music and with prayer.
All civilization has from time to time become a thin crust over a volcano of revolution.
The Promised Land always lies on the other side of a Wilderness.
When love is suppressed hate takes its place.
Every man of genius sees the world at a different angle from his fellows, and there is his tragedy.