Great Throughts Treasury

A database of quotes

James G. Huneker, fully James Gibbons Huneker

American Music Critic and Novelist

"He dares to be a fool, and that is the first step in the direction of wisdom."

"Scratch an artist and you surprise a child."

"Great art is an instant arrested in eternity."

"All men of action are dreamers."

"Everything passes - even regret."