If you care about what others think, don't become a writer.
What a silly thing Love is. It is not as useful as Logic, for it does not prove anything, and it is always telling one of things that are not going to happen, and making one believe things that are not true. In fact, it is quite unpractical, and, as in this age to be practical is everything, I shall go back to Philosophy and study Metaphysics.
A really well-made buttonhole is the only link between Art and Nature.
To deny one's own experiences is to put a lie into the lips of one's own life. It is no less than a denial of the soul.
Every woman becomes their mother. That's their tragedy. And no man becomes his. That's his tragedy.
He loves first editions, especially of women: little girls are his passion.