Quotation by Shakespeare

It is the witness still of excellency
To put a strange face on his own perfection.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Don Pedro, in Much Ado About Nothing, act 2, sc. 3, l. 46-7.

On the singer Balthasar; it is typical of the truly talented not to seem to be aware of their own high skill.
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