Stern Daughter of the voice of God !
O Duty ! if that name thou love,
Who ART a light to guide, a rod
To check the erring and reprove.
Telling lies is a fault in a boy, an ART in a lover, an
accomplishment in a bachelor, and secondnature in a
The aim of civilisation is to make politics superfluous
and science and ART indispensable.
The ART of life is the avoiding of the pain.
The ART of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
The ART of reading is to skip judiciously.
The ART of taxation consists in so plucking the goose as
to obtain the largest amount of feathers with the least
possible amount of hissing.
The ART of teaching is the ART of assisting discovery.
Mark Van Doren
The ART of winning in business is in working hard, not
taking things so seriously.
The great ART of learning is to undertake but little at a time.
The main things which seem to me important on their own account, and not merely as means to other things, are knowledge, ART, instinctive happiness, and relations of frendship or affection.
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true ART and science.
The real ART of conversation is not only to say the right
thing in the right place but to leave unsaid the wrong
thing at the tempting moment.
The secret of life is an ART.
The time ART of memory is the ART of attention.