"You cannot be happy with your family while being personally unhappy with your work. It's a Catch-22 kind of thing."
"I'll never stop dreaming that one day we can be a real family, together, all of us laughing and talking, loving and understanding, not looking at the past but only to the future."Mikhail Baryshnikov on LaToya Jackson
"If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of beautiful minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. They are the father, the mother and the teacher."Mikhail Baryshnikov on Abdul Kalam
"Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten."Mikhail Baryshnikov on David Ogden Stiers
"The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege."Mikhail Baryshnikov on Charles Kuralt
"Sister is probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once the sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship."Mikhail Baryshnikov on Margaret Mead
"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."