The torpid artist seeks inspiration at any cost, by virtue or by vice, by friend or by fiend, by prayer or by wine.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Consider what you have in the smallest chosen library: a company of the wisest and...
Wherever there is power there is age.
Love of beauty is Taste. The creation of beauty is Art.
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated.
The best effort of a fine person is felt after we have left their presence.
Finish every day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
The quality of the imagination is to flow and not to freeze
Trust instinct to the end, even though you can give no reason.
Though love repine, and reason chafe, There came a voice without reply, - 'Tis man's...
Genius is its own end, and draws its means and the style of its architecture...
Difference of opinion is the one crime which kings never forgive
Knowledge exists to be imparted
We are symbols, and inhabit symbols.
Use what language you will, you can never say anything but what you are.
In the great books of India, an empire spoke to us, nothing small or unworthy,...
All life is an experiment.
Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than material force, that thoughts...
Greatness be nothing unless it be lasting.
Nothing great in the world has ever been accomplished without passion.
According to most studies, people's number one fear is public speaking. Number two is death....