"Like to do your work
as much as a dog likes to gnaw a bone and go at it with equal interest and
exclusion of everything else."
"Education as we have
it does as much to thwart the recognition of individual experience as lack of
education limits it."
"I am not interested
in art as a means of making a living, but I am interested in art as a means of
living a life ." "Don’t be ashamed to
keep your bad stuff. After all you did it. It is your history and worth
All attributed to the great Mr. Henri in his book The Art Spirit.
(10 points to Gryffindor if you know how Henri is actually pronounced.)