"Anything in any way beautiful derives its beauty from itself and asks nothing beyond itself. Praise is no part of it, for nothing is made worse or better by praise."
"Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose."
"O! what a Godlike Power is that of doing Good! I envy the Rich and the Great for nothing else!"
"I don't think success is harmful, as so many people say. Rather, I believe it indispensable to talent, if for nothing else than to increase the talent."
"The only way to avoid being unhappy is to close yourself up in Art and to count for nothing all the rest."
"There is nothing so well known as that we should not expect something for nothing - but we all do and call it Hope."
"People are famous for being famous and for nothing else. And good luck to them, because it lasts about a year and then they're nothing again."
"Expecting something for nothing is the most popular form of hope."
"I cannot be awake for nothing looks to me as it did before, Or else I am awake for the first time, and all before has been a mean sleep."
"Those who stand for nothing fall for anything."