Henry James Quotes and its meanings

Henry James has written on many topics. Some of the topics he has discussed most are as follows;

Age Alone Art Beauty Death Experience History Imagination Money Respect Success Truth Women Work

Henry James quotes about Truth

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What does Henry James write about?

Henry James has written on many topics but he is most famous for his work about age, alone, art, beauty, death, experience, history, imagination, money, respect, success, truth, women & work. People always share Age quotes, Alone quotes, art, beauty, death, experience, history, imagination, money & respect from his literary works.

What are the top most famous quotes by Henry James?

Here are the top most famous quotes by Henry James.

  • I think I don't regret a single 'excess' of my responsive youth - I only regret, in my chilled age, certain occasions and possibilities I didn't embrace.
  • People talk about the conscience, but it seems to me one must just bring it up to a certain point and leave it there. You can let your conscience alone if you're nice to the second housemaid.
  • It is art that makes life, makes interest, makes importance... and I know of no substitute whatever for the force and beauty of its process.
  • We work in the dark - we do what we can - we give what we have. Our doubt is our passion and our passion is our task. The rest is the madness of art.
  • In art economy is always beauty.
  • Life is a predicament which precedes death.
  • Deep experience is never peaceful.
  • Experience is never limited, and it is never complete it is an immense sensibility, a kind of huge spider-web of the finest silken threads suspended in the chamber of consciousness, and catching every air-borne particle in its tissue.
  • It takes an endless amount of history to make even a little tradition.
  • It takes a great deal of history to produce a little literature.