Great woman belong to history and to self sacrifice.
History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again.
The history of modern art is also the history of the progressive loss of art’s audience. Art has increasingly become the concern of the artist and the bafflement of the public.
For it is the duty of an astronomer to compose the history of the celestial motions through careful and expert study.