"Attorney-General: “The labour of two days, then, is that for which you ask two hundred guineas!”
Mr. Whistler: “No, I ask it for the knowledge of a lifetime.”"
James A. M. Whistler v. John Ruskin, Court of Exchequer,
“I reflected on the fact that no matter how good I aspired to be, I was never going to achieve perfection”
Smith, Patti. “Just Kids.”
"Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work."