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Both read the Bible day and night, but thou read black where I read white.

William Blake

The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.

Friedrich Nietzsche

There are no beautiful surfaces without a terrible depth.

Friedrich Nietzsche (German, 1844–1900)

There is no excellent beauty, that hath not some strangeness in the proportion.

Francis Bacon (1561–1626)

The boor covers himself, the rich man or the fool adorns himself, and the elegant man gets dressed.

Honoré de Balzac, from his Treatise on Elegant Living (1829–30), Chapter V, XLII

Success in life is directly proportional to the number of awkward conversations you’re willing to have.


If you can’t explain it to a six-year-old, you don’t understand it yourself.

Albert Einstein (1879–1955)