"To dance is to be out of yourself. Larger, more beautiful, more powerful. This is power, it is glory on earth and it is yours for the taking."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Agnes de Mille on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Agnes de Mille on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Agnes de Mille on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Agnes de Mille on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Agnes de Mille on Booker T. Washington
"A good education is usually harmful to a dancer. A good calf is better than a good head."