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Sir Joshua Reynolds Quotes

(1723-1792), British Artist, Critic

The real character of a man is found out by his amusements.

Category: Character

Nothing can be made of nothing; he who has laid up no material can produce no combination.

Category: Deeds And Good Deeds

Invention strictly speaking, is little more than a new combination of those images which have been previously gathered and deposited in the memory; nothing can come from nothing.

Category: Invention And Inventor

If you have great talents, industry will improve them: if you have but moderate abilities, industry will supply their deficiency.

Category: Work