Life is the childhood of our immortality.
Love is an ideal thing, marriage is a real thing; a confusion of the real thing with the ideal thing never goes unpunished
Nothing will change the fact that I cannot produce the least thing without absolute solitude.
Talent is best nurtured in solitude.
To be loved for what one is, is the greatest exception. The great majority love in another only what they lend him, their own selves, their version of him.
To think is easy.
To act is difficult.
To act as one thinks is the most difficult of all.
Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it. Begin it now.