"The youth of an art is, like the youth of anything else, its most interesting period. When it has come to the knowledge of good and evil it is stronger, but we care less about it."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Samuel Butler on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Samuel Butler on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Samuel Butler on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Samuel Butler on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Samuel Butler on William Shakespeare
"Every man's work, whether it be literature, or music or pictures or architecture or anything else, is always a portrait of himself."
"The history of art is the history of revivals."
"Life is not an exact science, it is an art."
"Life is the art of drawing sufficient conclusions from insufficient premises."
"The sinews of art and literature, like those of war, are money."