"Nothing is a waste of time if you use the experience wisely."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Auguste Rodin on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Auguste Rodin on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Auguste Rodin on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Auguste Rodin on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Auguste Rodin on Mark Twain
"I choose a block of marble and chop off whatever I don't need."
"The artist must create a spark before he can make a fire and before art is born, the artist must be ready to be consumed by the fire of his own creation."
"Art is contemplation. It is the pleasure of the mind which searches into nature and which there divines the spirit of which nature herself is animated."
"Man's naked form belongs to no particular moment in history it is eternal, and can be looked upon with joy by the people of all ages."
"There are unknown forces in nature when we give ourselves wholly to her, without reserve, she lends them to us she shows us these forms, which our watching eyes do not see, which our intelligence does not understand or suspect."