A Random Set of Creative Quotations

The wisest man is generally he who thinks himself the least so.
-- Nicolas Boileau: (1636-1711) French literary poet, critic Found at 648.htm


The most difficult secret for a man to keep is his own opinion of himself.
-- Marcel Pagnol: (1895-1974) French playwright Found at 1943.htm


The poetical language of an age should be the current language heightened.
-- Gerard Manley Hopkins: (1844-1889) English poet, religious leader Found at 1847.htm


The new job of art is to sit on the wall and get more expensive.
-- Robert Hughes: (1938-____) Australian critic Found at 2717.htm


The more defects a man may have, the older he is, the less lovable, the more resounding his success.
-- Marquis de Sade: (1740-1814) French novelist Found at 2731.htm

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