"By the work one knows the workman."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Jean de La Fontaine 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."Jean de La Fontaine on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Jean de La Fontaine on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Jean de La Fontaine on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Jean de La Fontaine on Oscar Wilde
"It is impossible to please all the world and one's father."
"Death never takes the wise man by surprise, he is always ready to go."
"Everyone has his faults which he continually repeats: neither fear nor shame can cure them."
"Everyone believes very easily whatever they fear or desire."
"The strongest passion is fear."