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Art Quotes - random


William Congreve | Art Quotes
Thou art a retailer of phrases, and dost deal in remnants of remnants.
David Hockney
All art is contemporary, if it's alive. And if it's not alive, what's the point of it?
Marcel Duchamp
I wanted to kill art for myself… …a new thought for that object.




Margaret Hughes
A great cricketer must be an artist and express himself in his strokes.
Leo Tolstoy
By words one transmits thoughts to another, by means of art, one transmits feelings.
John Donne | Art Quotes
Oh do not die, for I shall hate
All women so, when thou art gone.
Jean Cocteau
An artist cannot speak about his art any more than a plant can discuss horticulture.
H. G. Wells (Herbert George)
An artist who theorizes about his work is no longer artist but critic.
Vladimir Mayakovsky
Art is not a mirror to hold up to society, but a hammer with which to shape it.
Henry Miller
The artist who becomes thoroughly aware consequently ceases to be one.
Lukas Moser | Art Quotes
Cry, Art, cry and lament loudly, nobody nowadays wants you.




Bruce Lee
His martial art skills made Lee arguably the greatest martial artist of his time — or any other.
Walter Winchell
Gossip is the art of saying nothing in a way that leaves practically nothing unsaid.
John Ruskin
Fine art is that in which the hand, the head, and the heart of man go together.
Jonathan Swift
Vision is the art of seeing things invisible.
Anthony Trollope | Art Quotes
There is no royal road to learning; no short cut to the acquirement of any art.
Jasper Johns
To be an artist you have to give up everything, including the desire to be a good artist.
Gottfried Helnwein
Art is a weapon for me, with which I can strike back.
Peter Blake
Sgt Pepper made me more famous but it did not change me as an artist.
Eva Hesse
"Art doesn't last, Life doesn't last, it doesn't matter.", Eva Hesse


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