Art Quotes and Sayings
Every unique work of art is beautiful; just like when God created all living things, each are of individual designs, individual purposes, but still, all are beautiful.
Art is a passion or it is nothing.
Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.
- Edgar Degas
Art is what you can get away with.
- Andy Warhol
I shut my eyes in order to see.
- Paul Gauguin
It is the creative potential itself in human beings that is the image of God.
- Mary Daly
Art washes from the soul the dust of everyday life.
- Pablo Picasso
Art will remain the most astonishing activity of mankind born out of struggle between wisdom and madness, between dream and reality in our mind.
- Magdalena Abakanowicz
To see we must forget the name of the thing we are looking at.
- Claude Monet
True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist.
- Albert Einstein
Art is never finished, only abandoned.
- Leonardo da Vinci
Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.
- Pablo Picasso
Simplicity is the greatest adornment of art.
The only rule in art is what works.
The moment you think you understand a great work of art, it’s dead for you.
- Oscar Wilde
Art is a technique of communication. The image is the most complete technique of all communication.
- Claes Oldenburg
The function of art is to free the spirit of man and to invigorate and enlarge his vision.
Art is made to disturb. Science reassures. There is only one valuable thing in art: the thing you cannot explain.
- Georges Braque
There is no must in art because art is free.
- Wassily Kandinsky