Quote category: Art


A man who works with his hands is a laborer; a man who works with his hands and his brain is a craftsman; but a man who works with his hands and his brain and his heart is an artist.

Art

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A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament.

Art

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All art is quite useless.

Art

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Art is the most intense mode of individualism that the world has known.

Art

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Every portrait that is painted with feeling, is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter.

Art

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It is through art, and through art only, that we can realise our perfection.

Art

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Life imitates art far more than art imitates Life.

Art

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No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Art

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The critic has to educate the public; the artist has to educate the critic.

Art

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The moment you think you understand a great work of art, it's dead for you.

Art

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