"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."
"A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."George Balanchine on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot."George Balanchine on Marilyn Monroe
"Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent."George Balanchine on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."George Balanchine on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."George Balanchine on John Lennon