"The difference between a bad artist and a good one is: the bad artist seems to copy a great deal the good one really does."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."William Blake on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."William Blake on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."William Blake on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."William Blake on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."William Blake on Winston Churchill
"Man has no Body distinct from his Soul for that called Body is a portion of Soul discerned by the five Senses, the chief inlets of Soul in this age."
"He who would do good to another must do it in Minute Particulars: general Good is the plea of the scoundrel, hypocrite, and flatterer, for Art and Science cannot exist but in minutely organized Particulars."
"Art can never exist without naked beauty displayed."
"Art is the tree of life. Science is the tree of death."
"The foundation of empire is art and science. Remove them or degrade them, and the empire is no more. Empire follows art and not vice versa as Englishmen suppose."