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Vanna Bonta | Art Quotes
Gods were crucified, scientists and inventors tortured and persecuted, artists slandered.
Randall Jarrell
Most works of art are, necessarily, bad...; one suffers through the many for the few.
Marcus Aurelius
There is no nature which is inferior to art, the arts imitate the nature of things.




Marcus Aurelius
Thou art a little soul bearing about a corpse, as Epictetus used to say.
Roger Ebert
Art is the closest we can come to understanding how a stranger really feels.
Henry David Thoreau | Art Quotes
It is a great art to saunter.
John Lancaster Spalding
If thou hast sought happiness and missed it, but hast found wisdom instead, thou art fortunate.
Anton Chekhov
The person who wants nothing, hopes for nothing, and fears nothing can never be an artist.
Wallace Stevens
The thinking of art seems final when
The thinking of god is smoky dew.
Anton Chekhov
The wealthy are always surrounded by hangers-on; science and art are as well.
Ludwig Wittgenstein | Art Quotes
One might say: art shows us the miracles of nature. It is based on the concept of the miracles of nature.




Halldor Laxness
No one is so busy that he hasn't the time to dismantle a work of art.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Women, in general, are not attracted to art at all, nor knowledge, and not at all to genius.
Ayn Rand
An artist reveals his naked soul in his work - and so, gentle reader, do you when you respond to it.
Fernando Pessoa
What is art but the denial of life?
Fernando Pessoa | Art Quotes
Art consists in making others feel what we feel.
Fernando Pessoa
Art lies because it's social.
William Saroyan
At his best, things do not happen to the artist; he happens to them.
William Saroyan
All great art has madness, and quite a lot of bad art has it, too.
William Saroyan
There is only good and bad art.


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