Philip James Bailey (April 22, 1816 – 1902) was an English poet. He wrote the book Festus.
- "Kindness is wisdom."
- Simple: Being nice is being wise.
- "Music tells no truths."
- Simple: Music is a lie.
- "Art is man's nature; nature is God's art. "
- Simple: Art is man's hobby. Nature is the art of God.