"Of all the preposterous assumptions of humanity over humanity, nothing exceeds most of the criticisms, made on the habits of the poor by the well-housed, well-warmed, and well-fed."
"All things truly wicked start from innocence"
"The man who arrives at the doors of artistic creation with none of the madness of the Muses would be convinced that technical ability alone was enough to make an artist… what that man creates by means of reason will pale before the art of inspired beings."
"Be not afraid of greatness. Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon ‘em."
Shakespeare (Happy B-day)