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Edward Hopper | Art Quotes
Hopper is simply a bad painter, but if he were a better one, he would probably not be such a great artist.
Madonna
"I am my own experiment. I am my own work of art."
Winston Churchill
Without tradition, art is a flock of sheep without a shepherd. Without innovation, it is a corpse.




Charles Reade
Art is not imitation but illusion.
Barbara Kingsolver
If we can't, as artists, improve on real life, we should put down our pencils and go bake bread.
Alejandro Jodorowsky | Art Quotes
That is the marvel of true art, that no one has yet found a way to commercialize it.
Tarik Gunersel
If life were enough for vitality, there would be no art.
Anthony Burgess
Every grain of experience is food for the greedy growing soul of the artist.
Bob Dylan
She's got everything she needs, she's an artist, she don't look back.
Walter Scott
Art thou a friend to Roderick?
Henry George Liddell | Art Quotes
He was the only man in Oxford among the masters of my day who knew anything of art.




William the Silent
Faithless traitor, it is thou who art the cause of this massacre of our brothers!
Pablo Picasso
Art is not made to decorate rooms. It is an offensive weapon in the defense against the enemy.
Sherwood Anderson
Realism in so far as it means reality to life is always bad art.
Sandra Bernhard
My father was a proctologist; my mother was an abstract artist. That's how I view the world.
Walter Benjamin | Art Quotes
Mechanical reproduction emancipates the work of art from its parasitical dependence on ritual.
Ai Weiwei
"Very few people know why art sells so high. I don’t even know."
John Ruskin
Engraving is, in brief terms, the Art of Scratch.
Emile Zola
The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work.
Henri Matisse
The artist begins with a vision — a creative operation requiring effort. Creativity takes courage.


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