Quotes of Note:

“An artist is an artist only because of his exquisite sense of beauty, a sense which shows him intoxicating pleasures, but which at the same time implies and contains an equally exquisite sense of all deformities and all disproportion.”
Charles Baudelaire

“Music fathoms the sky.”
Charles Baudelaire

“Without music, life would be a mistake.”
Friedrich Nietzsche

“What is art? Nature concentrated.”
Honore deBalzac

“The true artist doesn't substitute immorality for morality. On the contrary, he always substitutes a finer morality for a grosser one.”
D.H. Lawrence

“Morality is not the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.”
Immanuel Kant

“If you are lonely when you're alone, you are in bad company.”
Jean-Paul Sartre

“You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul.”
George Bernard Shaw

“The big picture is visible between the lines.”

"If you play cat and mouse with lions, you'll always be the mouse."