There are neither good nor bad subjects. From the point of view of pure Art, you could almost establish it as an axiom that the subject is irrelevant, style itself being an absolute manner of seeing things.
You can calculate the worth of a man by the number of his enemies, and the importance of a work of art by the harm that is spoken of it.
Art requires neither complaisance nor politeness nothing but faith, faith and freedom.
The art of writing is the art of discovering what you believe.
As in nature, as in art, so in grace it is rough treatment that gives souls, as well as stones, their luster.
Irresponsibility is part of the pleasure of all art it is the part the schools cannot recognize.
Art is not a pastime but a priesthood.
Trauma happens in relationships, so it can only be healed in relationships. Art can’t provide healing. It can be cathartic and therapeutic but a relationship is a three-part journey.
What the mass media offers is not popular art, but entertainment which is intended to be consumed like food, forgotten, and replaced by a new dish.
Politics is the art of preventing people from busying themselves with what is their own business.