Poe is the only impeccable writer. He was never mistaken.
An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it
Those who cannot attack the thought, instead attack the thinker.
History is the science of things which are not repeated.
Two dangers constantly threaten the world: order and disorder.
A great man is one who leaves others at a loss after he is gone.
A man’s true secrets are more secret to himself than they are to others.
Breath, dreams, silence, invincible calm, you triumph.
A businessman is a hybrid of a dancer and a calculator.
Degas is one of the very few painters who have given the floor its true importance.
In poetry everything which must be said is almost impossible to say well.
To see is to forget the name of the thing one sees.
The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up.
The future, like everything else, is not what it used to be.
Politics is the art of preventing people from busying themselves with what is their own business.
God made everything out of the void, but the void shows through
A man who is ‘of sound mind’ is one who keeps the inner madman under lock and key.
Everything simple is false. Everything complex is unusable.
A man is infinitely more complicated than his thoughts.
God made everything out of nothing, but the nothingness shows through.
God made everything out of nothing. But the nothingness shows through.
Serious-minded people have few ideas. People with ideas are never serious.
A man who is “of sound mind” is one who keeps the inner madman under lock and key.