Fine art is that in which the hand, the head, and the heart of man go together.
The first test of a truly great man is his humility. By humility I don't mean doubt of his powers or hesitation in speaking his opinion, but merely an understanding of the relationship of what he can say and what he can do.
The sky is the part of creation in which nature has done for the sake of pleasing man.
I believe the first test of a truly great man is in his humility.
Man's only true happiness is to live in hope of something to be won by him. Reverence something to be worshipped by him, and love something to be cherished by him, forever.
The higher a man stands, the more the word vulgar becomes unintelligible to him.
When a man is wrapped up in himself, he makes a pretty small package.
Of all God's gifts to the sight of man, colour is the holiest, the most divine, the most solemn.