What I write is not for little girls.
You do not become a critic until it has been completely established to your own satisfaction that you cannot be a poet.
The word poet literally means maker: anything which is not well made doesn’t exist.
I am one of those for whom superfluity is a necessity.
A cat will be your friend, but never your slave.
Yes, the work comes out more beautiful from a material that resists the process, verse, marble, onyx, or enamel.
It is difficult to obtain the friendship of a cat. It is a philosophical animal… one that does not place its affections thoughtlessly.
To love is to admire with the heart; to admire is to love with the mind.
Any man who does not have his inner world to translate is not an artist.
Sooner barbarity than boredom.