The best Quotations


Each of the arts whose office is to refine, purify, adorn, embellish and grace life is under the patronage of a muse, no god being found worthy to preside over them.
- Eliza Farnham

Look closely at those who patronize you. half are unfeeling, half untaught.
- Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Patron: one who countenances, supports or protects. commonly a wretch who supports with insolence, and is paid with flattery.
- Samuel Johnson

The drama's laws, the drama's patrons give, for we that live to please, must please to live.
- Gerald W. Johnson

There mark what ills the scholar's life assail, toil, envy, want, and patron.
- Samuel Johnson

Patron: one who countenances, supports or protects. commonly a wretch who supports with insolence, and is paid with flattery.
- Samuel Johnson

The drama's laws, the drama's patrons give, for we that live to please, must please to live.
- Samuel Johnson

There mark what ills the scholar's life assail, toil, envy, want, and patron.
- Samuel Johnson

If a patron buys from an artist who needs money (needs money to buy tools, time, food), the patron then makes himself equal to the artist; he is building art into the world; he creates.
- Ezra Pound

We mustn't be stiff and stand-off, you know. we must be thoroughly democratic, and patronize everybody without distinction of class.
- George Bernard Shaw

We mustn't be stiff and stand-off, you know. we must be thoroughly democratic, and patronize everybody without distinction of class.
- George Bernard Shaw

There are nine hundred and ninety-nine patrons of virtue to one virtuous man.
- Henry David Thoreau

Labor in this country is independent and proud. it has not to ask the patronage of capital, but capital solicits the aid of labor.
- Daniel Webster


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