[Malipiero's advice to Casanova.] If you wish your audience to cry, you must shed tears yourself, but if you wish to make them laugh you must contrive to look as serious as a judge.
Casanova! My dear man, Casanova is not worthy to untie my bootstrings!frank harris
Men who live like Casanova are seldom interested in themselves; their egocentricity does not give them time for egotism.kenneth rexroth