Art Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
Art is the daughter of freedom.
Art is dangerous. It is one of the attractions, when it ceases to be dangerous you don’t want it.
- Anthony Burgess
The struggle has always been between the art world and the trash man. These two foes wage an epic battle and no one can predict the outcome. One seeks to elevate; the other seeks to incinerate. One wields a mighty belief forged by an ideal in spite of practicality; the other wields a mighty shovel forged by a factory and put to the service of practicality. Any object, no matter how pure, no matter how perfect, no matter how inspiring, can only be a potential work of art. Its true fate will remain in question until one of the two combatants claims ownership, and do not be mislead. The trash man’s pronouncements are as cruel and as final as those of the art world!.
Art is a Language Written by All, Understood By Some.
Art is how the heart can only show it’s true feelings. Yes, There is also the emotion love, but isn’t love one of those feelings? Art shows how no mankind can take away the essence and the freedom of what is being written, drawn, painted or played. No matter how smart the scientist is, no matter how much knowledge the smartest man has, all that “intelligence” is a waste if you don’t know what art is. It has no rules no steps no shortcuts. Only passion and emotion. No limits no boundaries.
Art can’t be seen or drawn, we just can express it or feel it.
The art of conversation is the art of hearing as well as of being heard.
- William Hazlitt
Art is not a skill, it’s imagination.
I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.
- Pablo Picasso
The greatest art is to shape the quality of the day.
- Henry David Thoreau
Art is everywhere.
Artistic expression is the lifeline to true inner freedom.
Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.
- Thomas Merton
To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.
- Kurt Vonnegut
Art begins with imagination!
Resources are limited, creativity is unlimited.
Art isn’t a thing, it’s an expression.
Art is a selective re-creation of reality according to an artists metaphysical value judgments.
- Ayn Rand
Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.
- Pablo Picasso
God is the greatest artist I know.
Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.
- Leonardo da Vinci
Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep
That moment when I hold my breath when painting some detail, and everything around me is frozen dry is when I realize how powerful art is, because at that moment the canvas is my world.
Art is an infusion of inner feelings and thoughts executed in an original style that defines the artist.
People say that I must have a lot of time on my hands to paint and sketch as much as I do… But they are wrong… I don’t have the time, I make the time… “You make time for your passions”