No great mind has ever existed without a touch of madness.
The deficiencies of nature are what art and education seek to fill up.
Teaching is the highest form of understanding.
In constructing the plot and working it out with the proper diction, the poet should place the scene, as far as possible, before his eyes. In this way, seeing everything with the utmost vividness, as if he were a spectator of the action, he will discover what is in keeping with it, and be most unlikely to overlook inconsistencies.
The weak are always anxious for justice and equality. The strong pay no heed to either.