"A country like Belgium, or socialist countries in central Europe spend more money on art education than the United States, which is a really puzzling thought."
"When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life now that I am old I know that it is."Mikhail Baryshnikov on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Mikhail Baryshnikov on John Ruskin
"Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants."Mikhail Baryshnikov on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Mikhail Baryshnikov on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Mikhail Baryshnikov on Mark Twain
"Your body actually reminds you about your age and your injuries - the body has a stronger memory than your mind."
"People dance at any age."
"When I'm alone, I work sometimes with music, sometimes without and sometimes just listening to NPR."
"I think art education, especially in this country, which government pretty much ignores, is so important for young people."
"People of art should never get married and have children, because it's a selfish experience."