Pure love and suspicion cannot dwell together: at the door where the latter enters, the former makes its exit.
How is it that little children are so intelligent and men so stupid? It must be education that does it.
person who doubts himself is like a man who would enlist in the ranks
of his enemies and bear arms against himself. He makes his failure
certain by himself being the first person to be convinced of it.
is rare that one can see in a little boy the promise of a man, but one
can almost always see in a little girl the threat of a woman.
Infatuated, half through conceit, half through love of my art, I achieve the impossible working as no one else ever works.