Beethoven can write music, thank God, but he can do nothing else on earth.
I don't believe in accidents. There are only encounters in history. There are no accidents.
I remember in the circus learning that the clown was the prince, the high prince. I always thought that the high prince was the lion or the magician, but the clown is the most important.
We protect aspirin bottles in this country better than we protect guns from accidents by children.
I will be calmly active, actively calm. I am a prince of peace, sitting on the throne of poise, directing the kingdom of my activity.
To give birth is a fearsome thing; there is no hating the child one has borne even when injured by it.
Death, like birth, is a secret of Nature.
All men are by nature equal, made all of the same earth by one Workman; and however we deceive ourselves, as dear unto God is the poor peasant as the mighty prince.
Too many people use abortion as a form of birth control. And that's very wrong. I could never, ever have an abortion.
One must do the same subject over again ten times, a hundred times. In art nothing must resemble an accident, not even movement.
If the world is to be lived in, it must be founded - and no world can come to birth in the chaos of the homogenity and relativity of the profane space.
Name the greatest of all inventors. Accident.
Without the meditative background that is criticism, works become isolated gestures, historical accidents, soon forgotten.
Also, if you have an accident, you can't start to dance again at the top, you're too weak; you start with the easy things - the way you did them when you were young, and come up up up, the way you did then.
I never did anything worth doing by accident, nor did any of my inventions come by accident; they came by work.
I'd kiss a frog even if there was no promise of a Prince Charming popping out of it. I love frogs.
Noble bold is an accident of fortune; noble actions characterize the great.
A universe comes to birth from its center; it spreads out from a central point that is, as it were, its navel.
Why is it that we rejoice at a birth and grieve at a funeral? It is because we are not the person involved.
A prince never lacks legitimate reasons to break his promise.
Some directors expect you to do everything; write, be producer, psychiatrist. Some just want you to die in a tragic accident during the shooting so they can get the insurance.
The orb came about because I wanted to do this kitsch sweater for Prince Charles when he went hunting and fishing with his kilt on.
Man never legislates, but destinies and accidents, happening in all sorts of ways, legislate in all sorts of ways.
My life comes down to three moments: the death of my father, meeting my husband, and the birth of my daughter. Everything I did previous to that just doesn't seem to add up to very much.
Birth was the death of him.