A genius knows how to make himself easily understood without being obvious about it.

Acting deals with very delicate emotions. It is not putting up a mask. Each time an actor acts he does not hide; He exposes himself.

Whoever conquers a free town and does not demolish it commits a great error and may expect to be ruined himself.

Beware of the man who works hard to learn something, learns it, and finds himself no wiser than before.

Adversity is the state in which man most easily becomes acquainted with himself, being especially free of admirers then.

Every man has a property in his own person. this nobody has a right to, but himself.

Having no resources within himself, he was compelled to be the copyist of many, and being such, he was forever the victim of inconsistency.