The thermometer of success is merely the jealousy of the malcontents.
The first man to compare the cheeks of a young woman to a rose was obviously a poet; the first to repeat it was possibly an idiot.
Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.
There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he is sane. I know I am mad.
Drawing is the honesty of the art. There is no possibility of cheating. It is either good or bad.
Have no fear of perfection — you'll never reach it.
Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.
An elegant woman is a woman who despises you and has no hair under her arms.