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Abraham H. Maslow
American psychologist 1908-1970
A first-rate soup is more creative than a second-rate painting.
A man of eighty has outlived probably three new schools of painting, two of architecture and poetry and a hundred in dress.
Irish novelist 1888-1957
A man of eighty has outlived probably three new schools of painting, two of architecture and poetry, a hundred in dress.
Edmond and Jules de Goncourt
French authors who wrote several books together
A painting in a museum probably hears more foolish remarks than anything else in the world.
Chinese politician 1893-1976
A revolution is not a dinner party, or writing an essay, or painting a picture, or doing embroidery; it cannot be so refined, so leisurely and gentle, so temperate, kind, courteous, restrained and magnanimous. A revolution is an insurrection, an act of violence by which one class overthrows another.
American author 1912-1989
A society person who is enthusiastic about modern painting or Truman Capote is already half a traitor to his class. It is middle-class people who, quite mistakenly, imagine that a lively pursuit of the latest in reading and painting will advance their status in the world.
Acting in movies is to put colors on an easel for the director to paint his own painting with in the editing room, long after I've left.
Greek dramatist BC 525-456
Ah, lives of men! When prosperous they glitter - Like a fair picture; when misfortune comes - A wet sponge at one blow has blurred the painting.
German painter 1471-1528
And since geometry is the right foundation of all painting, I have decided to teach its rudiments and principles to all youngsters eager for art.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
Art is a jealous mistress; and if a man have a genius for painting, poetry, music, architecture or philosophy, he makes a bad husband and an ill provider.
English singer and songwriter 1945-
But when I started writing songs, I stopped painting completely, and the only art things I do are connected to the career, like album sleeves and, to some extent, posters and things like that.
American comedian, musician, actor and poet 1990-
Comedy is the one absolutely self-aware art form. Actually, hip-hop's another one, I suppose. Because in your songs you're talking about how good a hip-hop artist you are. It's like a painter painting a panting of himself painting a painting.
French writer 1754-1824
Drawing is speaking to the eye; talking is painting to the ear.
Each painting has its own way of evolving... When the painting is finished, the subject reveals itself.
English writer 1894-1963
Every good painter invents a new way of painting.
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