If you do your fair day’s work, you are certain to get your fair day’s wage – in praise or pudding, whichever happens to suit your taste.
We’re born with the desire, but we don’t really know how to choose. We don’t know what our taste is, and we don’t know what we are seeing.
They never taste who always drink: They always talk, who never think.
A taste for truth at any cost is a passion which spares nothing.
Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art.
Genius creates, and taste preserves. Taste is the good sense of genius; without taste, genius is only sublime folly.
The liberal professions, and in a wider sense the well-to-do classes, are certainly those with the liveliest taste for knowledge and the most active intellectual life.
To love is to believe, to hope, to know; Tis an essay, a taste of Heaven below!
To the indefinite, uncertain mind of the American radical the most contradictory ideas and methods are possible. The result is a sad chaos in the radical movement, a sort of intellectual hash, which has neither taste nor character.
Sometimes it’s more important to be human, than to have good taste.