A drunkard in the gutter is just where he ought to be according to the fitness and tendency of things. Nature has set upon him the process of decline and dissolution by which she removes things which have survived their usefulness.
Work as if you were to live a hundred years. Pray as if you were to die tomorrow.
The eye of the master will do more work than both his hands.
My work always tried to unite the true with the beautiful but when I had to...