Life is a dream. 'Tis waking that kills us.
Virginia Woolf

"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, 2
— 1 week ago

“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.”

— 1 month ago
"Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work."
gustave flaubert
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"Selfishness is what it takes to make great art"
Lucian Freud: Eyes Wide Open
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