Were I a cloud I’d gather My skirts up in the air, And fly well know whither, And rest I well know where.
Solomon’s temple also was designed to increase the attractiveness of the city of his residence.
I am a pure-blooded Polish nobleman without a single drop of bad blood – certainly not German blood.
Woman suffrage is an unjust, unreasonable, unspiritual abnormality. It is a hard, undigested, tasteless, devitalized proposition. It is a half-fledged, unmusical, Promethean abomination. It is a quack bolus to reduce masculinity even by the obliteration of femininity.
Regarding life, the wisest men of all ages have judged alike: it is worthless.
Beauty, the eternal Spouse of the Wisdom of God and Angel of his Presence thru’ all creation.
I always knew in my heart Walt Whitman’s mind to be more like my own than any other man’s living. As he is a very great scoundrel this is not a pleasant confession.
I assess the power of a will by how much resistance, pain, torture it endures and knows how to turn to its advantage.
To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding; one must use the same words for the same genus of inward experience; ultimately one must have one’s experiences in common.
For art to exist, for any sort of aesthetic activity to exist, a certain physiological precondition is indispensable: intoxication.