"Beauty makes idiots sad and wise men merry."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."George Jean Nathan on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."George Jean Nathan on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."George Jean Nathan on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"George Jean Nathan on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."George Jean Nathan on Mahatma Gandhi
"No man can think clearly when his fists are clenched."
"Great art is as irrational as great music. It is mad with its own loveliness."
"Criticism is the windows and chandeliers of art: it illuminates the enveloping darkness in which art might otherwise rest only vaguely discernible, and perhaps altogether unseen."
"To speak of morals in art is to speak of legislature in sex. Art is the sex of the imagination."
"Criticism is the art of appraising others at one's own value."