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There is no work of art that is without short cuts.
Constant popping off of proverbs will make thee a byword thyself.
You had better be a round peg in a square hole than a square peg in a square hole. The latter is in for life, while the first is only an indeterminate sentence.
A work should contain its total meaning within itself and should impress it on the spectator before he even knows the subject.
A book calls for pen, ink, and a writing desk; today the rule is that pen, ink, and a writing desk call for a book.
A man really writes for an audience of about ten persons. Of course if others like it, that is clear gain. But if those ten are satisfied, he is content.
You know who the critics are? The men who have failed in literature and art.
Speech is the small change of silence.
Originality does not consist in saying what no one has ever said before, but in saying exactly what you think yourself.
The creative mind plays with the objects it loves.
A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
I have feelings too. I am still human. All I want is to be loved, for myself and for my talent.
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
Some people think it's holding on that makes one strong. Sometimes it's letting go.
Before marriage, a girl has to make love to a man to hold him. After marriage, she has to hold him to make love to him.