Art Quotes

Zsa zsa gabo - how many husbands have i had? you mean apart from...
Every time we remember to say thank you, we experience nothing less than heaven on earth.
Sarah Ban Breathnach

Judy garland - for it was not into my ear you whispered, but...
My heart is pure as the driven slush.
Tallulah Bankhead
When I consider the small span of my life absorbed in the eternity of all time, or the small part of space which I can touch or see engulfed by the infinite immensity of spaces that I know not and that know me not, I am frightened and astonished to see myself here instead of there... now instead of then.
Blaise Pascal
There are so many opportunities in life, that the loss of two or three capabilities is not necessarily debilitating. A handicap can give you the opportunity to focus more on art, writing, or music.
Jim Davis

What use are cartridges in battle I always carry chocolate instead.
George Bernard Shaw
There are two things in particular that it the computer industry failed to foresee: one was the coming of the Internet...; the other was the fact that the century would end.
Douglas Adams, The Salmon of Doubt
America is closer to the year 2 than anywhere else on earth.
David Frost
I believe that justice is instinct and innate, the moral sense is as much a part of our constitution as the threat of feeling, seeing and hearing.
Thomas Jefferson
Senator, I am one of them. You do not seem to understand who I am. I am a black woman, the daughter of a dining - Car worker... If my life has any meaning at all, it is that those who start out as outcasts can wind up as being part of the system.
Patricia Roberts Harris
I avow myself the partisan of truth alone.
William Harvey
Art may make a suit of clothes: but nature must produce a man.
David Hume
Hateful to me as the gates of Hades is that man who hides one thing in his heart and speaks another.
Homer, The Iliad
Everyone is the age of their heart.
Guatemalan Prove
Although prepared for martyrdom, I preferred that it be postponed.
Sir Winston Churchill
But what do we mean by the American Revolution Do we mean the American War The revolution was effected before the war commenced. The revolution was in the minds and hearts of the people.
Geoffrey F. Albert
An enemy can partly ruin a man, but it takes a good - Natured injudicious friend to complete the thing and make it perfect.
Mark Twain
Art is either plagiarism or revolution.
Paul Gauguin
Art is a collarboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.
Andr Gide
A gentle word is never lost... It cheers the heart when sorrow - Tossed, And lulls the cares that bruise it.
We are living beyond our means. As a people we have developed a lifestyle that is draining the earth of its priceless and irreplaceable resources without regard for the future of our children and people all around the world.
Margaret Mead
He mobilized the English language and sent it into battle to steady his fellow countrymen and hearten those Europeans upon whom the long dark night of tyranny had descended.
Edward R. Murrow, On Winston Churchill, 1954
You can no more win a war than you can win an earthquake.
Jeannette Rankin
Whereas in art nothing worth doing can be done without genius, in science even a very moderate capacity can contribute to a supreme achievement.
Bertrand Russell
May the gods grant you all things which your heart desires, and may they give you a husband and a home and gracious concord, for there is nothing greater and better than this - when a husband and wife keep a household in oneness of mind, a great woe to their enemies and joy to their friends, and win high renown.
Homer, The Odyssey
The art of being bored is lost.
Ted Klauber, Senior Executive, FCB Worldwide
Recession is when your neighbor loses his job. Depression is when you lose yours. And recovery is when Jimmy Carter loses his.
Ronald Reagan
A memory is a photograph taken by the heart to make a special moment last forever.
I feel like I can handle a lot of things. I can handle a parasitic infection and separating lesions, arterial sclerosis. But this stuff... I just want to go through life thinking people are happy, naive as that may sound.
Andrew Schneide
Above all things, be not made an ass to carry the burdens of other men if any friend desire thee to be his surety, give him a part of what thou has to spare if he presses thee further, he is not thy friend at all.
Sir Walter Raleigh
To regard the imagination as metaphysics is to think of it as part of life, and to think of it as part of life is to realize the extent of artifice. We live in the mind.
W. Somerset Maugham
The place of the father in the modern suburban family is a very small one, particularly if he plays golf.
Bertrand Russell
We all know that art is not the truth, art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.
Pablo Picasso
It is the greatest art of the devil to convince us he does not exist.
Charles Baudelaire
To serve is beautiful, but only if it is done with joy and a whole heart and a free mind.
Pearl Sydenstricker Buck
Every man ought to be inquisitive through every hour of his great adventure down to the day when he shall no longer cast a shadow in the sun. For if he dies without a question in his heart, what excuse is there for his continuance.
Frank Moore Colby
Just as treasures are uncovered from the earth, so virtue appears from good deeds, and wisdom appears from a pure and peaceful mind. To walk safely through the maze of human life, one needs the light of wisdom and the guidance of virtue.
Now join your hands, and with your hands your hearts.
William Shakespeare
There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity.
General Douglas MacArthu