As the lotus rises on its stalk unsoiled by the mud and the water, so the wise one speaks of peace and is unstained by the opinions of the world.
Rehearsing Don Quixote, Suzanne Farrell and George Balanchine in 1968.
(© Martha Swope, Life Magazine)
Martha Swope photo exhibit at New York Public Library starting Sept 26.
The type of person you want to become – what the purpose of your life is – is too important to leave to chance. It needs to be deliberately conceived, chosen, and managed