Tuesday, 26 April 2011

Art is a Man's Name

 Most people in America think Art is a man's name. ~ Andy Warhol #quote

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see. ~ Edgar Degas #quote

Every artist is a cannibal, every poet is a thief / All kill their inspiration and sing about their grief ~ Bono #quote

I don't think there's any artist of any value who doesn't doubt what they're doing. ~ Francis Ford Coppola #quote

Most of these shots were taken at the El Otorongo Galeria

Originality is the fine art of remembering what you hear but forgetting where you heard it. ~ Laurence J. Peter #quote

Scratch an artist and you surprise a child. ~ James Huneker #quote


A man is a poet if difficulties inherent in his art provide him with ideas; he is not a poet if they deprive him of ideas ~ Paul Valery #quote

The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.  ~ Sun Tzu #quote

All art is at once surface and symbol. Those who go beneath the surface do so at their peril. ~ Oscar Wilde #quote

Art, like morality, consists of drawing the line somewhere. ~ G.K. Chesterton #quote

No art is possible without a dance with death. ~ Kurt Vonnegut #quote

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. ~ Scott Adams #quote

Poetry remembers that it was an oral art before it was a written art. ~ Jorge Luis Borges #quote

Art is I; science is we. ~ Claude Bernard #quote

Discipline is simply the art of making the soldiers fear their officers more than the enemy. ~ Claude Adrien Helvetius #quote

Great art is an instant arrested in eternity. ~ James Huneker #quote

Politics is the art of the possible. ~ Otto von Bismarck #quote

Photograph:  a picture painted by the sun without instruction in art.  ~ Ambrose Bierce #quote

Democracy is the art and science of running the circus from the monkey cage.  ~ H.L. Mencken #quote

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes.  Art is knowing which ones to keep.  ~ Scott Adams #quote

When painting, an artist must take care not to trap his soul in the canvas.  ~ Dena Groquet #quote

Art is spirituality in drag.  ~ Jennifer Yane #quote

Art is when you hear a knocking from your soul - and you answer.  ~ Star Richés #quote

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see. ~ Edgar Degas #quote

Art is not a thing; it is a way. ~ Elbert Hubbard #quote

Art imitates life. Life imitates high school. ~ Brad Holland #quote

I don't want life to imitate art. I want life to be art. ~ Ernst Fischer #quote

Raising children is a creative endeavor, an art rather than a science. ~ Bruno Bettelheim #quote

Any fool can have bad luck; the art consists in knowing how to exploit it. ~ Frank Wedekind #quote

Art for art's sake is a philosophy of the well-fed. ~ Frank Lloyd Wright #quote

We do not judge great art. It judges us. ~ Caroline Gordon #quote

Art requires neither complaisance nor politeness; nothing but faith, faith and freedom. ~ Gustave Flaubert #quote

If it sells, it's art. ~ Frank Lloyd #quote

Many are willing to suffer for their art. Few are willing to learn to draw. ~ Simon Munnery #quote

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision. ~ James Whistler #quote

But mathematics is the sister, as well as the servant, of the arts and is touched by the same madness and genius. ~ Marston Morse #quote

Art knows no prejudice, art knows no boundaries, art doesn't really have judgement in it's purest form. So just go, just go. ~ K.D. Lang #quote

Love the art in yourself and not yourself in the art. ~ Konstantin Stanislavisky #quote

Diplomacy means the art of nearly deceiving all your friends, but not quite deceiving all your enemies. ~ Kofi Busia #quote

Art doesn't just happen by accident. It is about pulling out new tricks and trying new things. ~ Nicholas Meyer #quote

Politics is the art of the next best. ~ Otto von Bismarck #quote

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art. ~ Paul Cezanne #quote

A painter is a man who paints what he sells. An artist, however, is a man that sells what he paints. ~ Pablo Picasso #quote

The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls. ~ Pablo Picasso #quote

The difference between life and art is that art is more bearable. ~ Charles Bukowski #quote