“Art is a jealous mistress.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Art is a jealous mistress, and if a man has a genius for painting, poetry, music, architecture or philosophy, he makes a bad husband and an ill provider.”
“A lover always thinks of his mistress first and himself second; with a husband it runs the other way.”
Honore de Balzac
“What is the student but a lover courting a fickle mistress who ever eludes his grasp?”
“If you can kiss the mistress, never kiss the maid”
“Happiness, that grand mistress of the ceremonies in the dance of life, impels us through all its mazes and meanderings, but leads none of us by the same route.”
Charles Caleb Colton
“No lover ever studied every whim of his mistress as I did those of President Roosevelt.”
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