Believe that time is going to help you do what you want.
You can't do a fine thing without having seen fine examples.
The mission of art is to represent nature not to imitate her.
It's impossible to make a picture without values. Values are the basis. If they are not, tell me what is the basis.
You can always draw as well as you know how to. I flatter myself that I feel more than I express on canvas; but I know that is not so.