31 Total Quotes

Shana Alexander Quotes

Shana Alexander
The law changes and flows like water, and the stream of women's rights law has become a sudden rushing torrent.
Shana Alexander
#American Journalist #Law

Shana Alexander
Evolution is fascinating to watch. To me it is the most interesting when one can observe the evolution of a single man.
Shana Alexander
#American Journalist #Evolution

Shana Alexander
Faithful horoscope-watching, practiced daily, provides just the sort of small but warm and infinitely reassuring fillip that gets matters off to a spirited start.
Shana Alexander
#Astrology

Shana Alexander
Though a plane is not the ideal place really to think, to reassess or reevaluate things, it is a great place to have the illusion of doing so, and often the illusion will suffice.
Shana Alexander
#Immigrant

Shana Alexander
The paradox of reality is that no image is as compelling as the one which exists only in the mind's eye.
Shana Alexander
#American Journalist #Image

Shana Alexander
The mark of a true crush Is that you fall in love first And grope for reasons afterward.
Shana Alexander
#Love

Shana Alexander
The sad truth is that excellence makes people nervous.
Shana Alexander
#American Journalist #Excellence

Shana Alexander
Letters are expectation packaged in an envelope.
Shana Alexander
#American Journalist #Expectation

Shana Alexander
Ballet's image of perfection is fashioned amid a milieu of wracked bodies, fevered imaginations, Balkan intrigue and sulfurous hatreds where anything is likely, and dancers know it.
Shana Alexander
#Ballet

Shana Alexander
When two people marry they become in the eyes of the law one person, and that one person is the husband.
Shana Alexander
#American Journalist #Eyes

Shana Alexander
When the prima ballerina found ground glass in her toe slipper every other dancer in the company was equally suspect.
Shana Alexander
#Company

Shana Alexander
An artificial style of dance confected for 18th-century kings evolved into a popular American art form. an astonishing development for what until recently had been considered manna for aesthetes only, the quiche of the performing arts.
Shana Alexander
#Art

Shana Alexander
The graceful Georgian streets and squares, a series of steel engravings under a wet sky.
Shana Alexander
#American Journalist

Shana Alexander
A plane is a bad place for an all-out sleep, but a good place to begin rest and recovery from the trip to the faraway places you've been, a decompression chamber between Here and There. Though a plane is not the ideal place really to think, to reassess or reevaluate things, it is a great place to have the illusion of doing so, and often the illusion will suffice.
Shana Alexander
#Rest #Airplane And Aviation

Shana Alexander
What troubles me is not that movie stars run for office, but that they find it easy to get elected. It should be difficult. It should be difficult for millionaires, too.
Shana Alexander
#American Journalist #Office

Shana Alexander
The difficulty with becoming a patient is that as soon as you get horizontal, part of your being yearns, not for a doctor, but for a medicine man
Shana Alexander
#Difficulty

Shana Alexander
I don't believe man is a woman's natural enemy. Perhaps his lawyer is.
Shana Alexander
#American Journalist #Man

Shana Alexander
Roughly speaking, the President of the United States knows what his job is. Constitution and custom spell it out, for him as well as for us. His wife has no such luck. The First Lady has no rules; rather each new woman must make her own.
Shana Alexander
#Constitution

Shana Alexander
Until quite recently dance in America was the ragged Cinderella of the arts . . .
Shana Alexander
#America

Shana Alexander
Until quite recently dance in America was the ragged Cinderella of the arts.
Shana Alexander
#American Journalist

Shana Alexander
The difficulty with becoming a patient is that as soon as you get horizontal, part of your being yearns, not for a doctor, but for a medicine man.
Shana Alexander
#American Journalist