People find ideas a bore because they do not distinguish between live ones and stuffed ones on a shelf.
If I could believe the Quakers banned music because church music is so damn bad, I should view them with approval.
Nothing written for pay is worth printing. Only what has been written against the market.
The modern artist must live by craft and violence. His gods are violent gods. Those artists, so called, whose work does not show this strife, are uninteresting.
If the individual, or heretic, gets hold of some essential truth, or sees some error in the system being practiced, he commits so many marginal errors himself that he is worn out before he can establish his point.
The real trouble with war (modern war) is that it gives no one a chance to kill the right people.
Gloom and solemnity are entirely out of place in even the most rigorous study of an art originally intended to make glad the heart of man.
If a patron buys from an artist who needs money, the patron then makes himself equal to the artist; he is building art into the world; he creates.
When two men in business always agree, one of them is unnecessary.