So cheat your landlord if you can and must, but do not try to shortchange the Muse. It cannot be done. You can't fake quality any more than you can fake a good meal.
Author: William S. Burroughs (1914-1997)
Profession: American Writer
It was beautiful and simple as all truly great swindles are.
Author: O. Henry Porter (1862-1910)
Profession: American short-story Writer
Cheat me in the price, but not in the goods.
Author: English Proverb
Profession: Sayings of British Origin
For nothing can seem foul to those that win.
Author: William Shakespeare (1564-1616)
Profession: British Poet, Playwright, Actor