You have a dreamer's look; you must not dream. It is only sick people who dream.
I am but too conscious of the fact that we are born in an age when only the dull are treated seriously, and I live in terror of not being misunderstood. Don't degrade me into the position of giving you useful information. Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Behind every exquisite thing that existed, there was something tragic.
Even the cardinal virtues cannot atone for half-cold entrées.
It had taught him to love his own beauty. Would it teach him to loathe his own soul?
And as for believing things, I can believe anything, provided that it is quite incredible.