• A man must not deny his manifest abilities, for that is to evade his obligations.


  • Heaven grant us patience with a man in love.


  • Painting, n.: The art of protecting flat surfaces from the weather, and exposing them to the critic.


  • Nature engenders the science of painting.


  • Before I refuse to take your questions, I have an opening statement.


  • A mixture of admiration and pity is one of the surest recipes for affection.
  • We have a system that increasingly taxes work and subsidizes non-work.