Art is the concrete artifact of faith and expectation, the realization of a world that would otherwise be little more than a veil of pointless consciousness stretched over a gulf of mystery.
The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool.
By its nature, the metropolis provides what otherwise could be given only by traveling; namely, the strange.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.
Books Constant Counselors Friends Most
There comes a time when the world gets quiet and the only thing left is your own heart. So you'd better learn the sound of it. Otherwise you'll never understand what it's saying.
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