"Art is the most passionate orgy within man's grasp."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."John Donne 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."John Donne on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."John Donne on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."John Donne on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."John Donne on Oscar Wilde
"God employs several translators some pieces are translated by age, some by sickness, some by war, some by justice."
"Death be not proud, though some have called thee Mighty and dreadful, for thou art not so. For, those, whom thou think'st thou dost overthrow. Die not, poor death, nor yet canst thou kill me."
"Love built on beauty, soon as beauty, dies."
"No spring nor summer beauty hath such grace as I have seen in one autumnal face."
"Any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in Mankind And therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls it tolls for thee."