"Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Henry Ward Beecher on Albert Einstein
"If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced."Henry Ward Beecher on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Henry Ward Beecher on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Henry Ward Beecher on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Henry Ward Beecher on Oscar Wilde
"The art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things."
"To array a man's will against his sickness is the supreme art of medicine."
"Our best successes often come after our greatest disappointments."
"Laughter is not a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is the best ending for one."
"What we call wisdom is the result of all the wisdom of past ages. Our best institutions are like young trees growing upon the roots of the old trunks that have crumbled away."