"Be slow to fall into friendship but when thou art in, continue firm and constant."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Socrates 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."Socrates on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Socrates on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Socrates on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Socrates on Oscar Wilde
"Beauty is a short-lived tyranny."
"Beauty is the bait which with delight allures man to enlarge his kind."
"Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good for us."
"He is a man of courage who does not run away, but remains at his post and fights against the enemy."
"Death may be the greatest of all human blessings."