Once the good man was dead, one wore his hat and another his sword as he had worn them, a third had himself barbered as he had, a fourth walked as he did, but the honest man that he was -- nobody any longer wanted to be that.
Author: Georg C. Lichtenberg (1742-1799)
Profession: German Physicist, Satirist
Disciples be damned. It's not interesting. It's only the masters that matter. Those who create.
Author: Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Profession: Spanish Artist
Every great man nowadays has his disciples, and it is usually Judas who writes the biography.
Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)
Profession: British Author, Wit