Art Quotes

William shakespeare,
In a friend one should have ones best enemy. You should be closest to him with your heart when you resist him.
Friedrich Nietzsche, Thus Spoke Zarathustra

Herbert clark hoove - many years ago, i concluded that a few hair...
Music like religion, unconditionally brings in its train all the moral virtues to the heart it enters, even though that heart is not in the least worthy.
Jean Baptiste Montegut
Never trust the artist. Trust the tale.
D. H. Lawrence, Studies in Classic American Literature
Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou, Romeo Deny thy father, and refuse thy name...
William Shakespeare

As he thinks in his heart, so he is.
Jewish Prove
Do you want to know the secret of pain? If you just stop feeling it, you can start to use it.
Robert Englund
I did it partly because it was worth it, but mostly because I shall never have to do it again.
Mark Twain
High living and high thinking are poles apart.
B. J. Gupta
Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.
Jacques Martin Barzun
No one is truly literate who cannot read his own heart.
Eric Hoffe
If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.
Nelson Mandela
More marriages might survive if the partners realized that sometimes the better comes after the worse.
Doug Larson
He loved humankind dearly and with all his heart, but he disliked most human beings.
David Guterson, Snow Falling on Cedars
Art does not imitate life. Art is much more powerful than that. Art brings life back. And it does it by exposing the secrets we all carry inside.
Jose Raul Bernardo, The Secret of the Bulls (Simon & Schuster, 1996
You know... that a blank wall is an apalling thing to look at. The wall of a museum - - A canvas - - A piece of film - - Or a guy sitting in front of a typewriter. Then, you start out to do something - - That vague thing called creation. The beginning strikes awe within you.
Edward Steichen
The mind cannot long act the role of the heart.
Francois de la Rochefoucauld
This is our purpose: to make as meaningful as possible this life that has been bestowed upon us; to live in such a way that we may be proud of ourselves; to act in such a way that some part of us lives on.
Oswald Spengle
The most beautiful thing to experience is the mysterious. It is the true source of life, art and science.
Michael Talbot
It is certain that the real function of art is to increase our self - Consciousness; to make us more aware of what we are, and therefore of what the universe in which we live really is. And since mathematics, in its own way, also performs this function, it is not only aesthetically charming but profoundly significant. It is an art, and a great art.
John W. N. Sullivan
There is no such thing as a long piece of work, except one that you dare not start.
Charles Baudelaire
Art does not reproduce the visible rather, it makes visible.
Paul Klee
There is no abstract art. You must always start with something. Afterward you can remove all traces of reality.
Pablo Picasso
The job of the artist is to deepen the mystery.
Sir Francis Bacon
The artist needs no religion beyond his work.
Elbert Hubbard
The good teacher... discovers the natural gifts of his pupils and liberates them by the stimulating influence of the inspiration that he can impart. The true leader makes his followers twice the men they were before.
Stephen Neill
One of the illusions of life is that the present hour is not the critical, decisive hour. Write it on your heart that every day is the best day of the year.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To me dreams are part of nature, which harbors no intention to deceive but expresses something as best it can.
Carl Jung
There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, Than are dreamt of in your philosophy.
William Shakespeare, "Hamlet", Act 1 scene 5
In Hollywood, an equitable divorce settlement means each party getting fifty percent of publicity.
Lauren Bacall
He had a heart that could have held the empire of the world; and, in the end, he had to content himself with a cellar.
Gaston Leroux, The Phantom of the Opera
Anger is a very appropriate and necessary response to an injustice. But stand back now the truth, clearly spoken, is always your best weapon. Calmly spoken, it can burn a hole through the hardest heart.
Bill Chickering
Heaven - Born, the soul a heavenward course must hold beyond the world she soars the wise man, I affirm, can find no rest in that which perishes, nor will he lend his heart to ought that doth time depend.
Michelangelo Buonarroti
If you have much, give of your wealth if you have little, give of your heart.
Arabic Prove
Seeing our Father in everything makes life one long thanksgiving and gives rest of the heart.
Hannah Whitall Smith
What happens if a big asteroid hits Earth? Judging from realistic simulations involving a sledge hammer and a common laboratory frog, we can assume it will be pretty bad.
Dave Barry
Give your hearts, but not into each other? s keeping, For only the hand of God can contain your hearts.
Kahlil Gibran, The Prophet
The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape...
Pablo Picasso
Christmas is a season for kindling the fire for hospitality in the hall, the genial flame of charity in the heart.
Washington Irving