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Quotes

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Jerry Hendel (hendel)
Wed, 08 Apr 1998 16:28:41


Some quotes to use. If not, them delete, delete, delete. Anne C-H

When you're trapped in a body that doesn't work, it's really an amazing
experience. But once you know how to make art, you figure out some way to
smear the stuff on, even if you have to spit on the canvas. -Chuck Close

Sight is a faculty. Seeing is an art. -Anonymous

Art is not cost effective and never will be, because it is born out of
love, not expediency. I've never seen a museum that preserves the Dow Jones
averages of past civilizations. -Richard Kiley to the United States Congress

I used to draw like Raphael, but it has taken me a whole lifetime to learn
to draw like a child. -Pablo Picasso

The question is not what you look at, but what do you see? -Henry David
Thoreau

Pictures just come to my mind, and then I tell my heart to go ahead.
-Horace Pippin

I see an incredible difference between a house that has the exposure to
music and the arts and one that has none whatsoever. You're not a complete
human being if you don't appreciate the arts...the arts are the soul of
humanity...the arts are about us. Without them, we have a void which is
very serious. -Itzhak Perlman

My pictures express my life and experiences...I paint the American scene.
-Jacob Lawrence

I paint as the bird sings. -Claude Monet

A picture is nothing but a bridge between the soul of the artist and that
of the spectator. -Eugene Delacroix

Some of the best ideas I ever had came to me while I was milking a cow.
-Grant Wood

If you could say it with words there'd be no reason to paint. -Edward Hopper

Students who experience the arts learn to find creative solutions to
problems, to value team work, and to develop communication skills. These
are all vital to success in life and in the workplace. -Richard S Gurin,
President, Binney& Smith Inc.

You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use a work of art to see your
soul.
-George Bernard Shaw

I am among the few who continue to draw after childhood has ended,
continuing and perfecting children's drawings. -Saul Steinberg

The artist has a special task and duty; the task of reminding men of their
humanity and the promise of their creativity. -Lewis Mumford

A nation's art is greatist when it most reflects the character of its
people. -Edward Hopper

All my life, I've been nothing but a crayon. -Henri Toulouse-Lautrec

Drawing is only the shape of what you see. -Paul Cezanne

I want to make the most familiar objects scream aloud. -Rene Magritte

The Invisible is only the Visible hidden. -Rene Magritte

I create my own universe with shapes. -Louise Nevelson

The smallest event can become a story if you tell it in the right way.
-David Hockney

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remian an artist once
he(she) grows up. -Pablo Picasso

The sections of an orange, the leaves of a tree, the petals of a flower are
never identical. It would seem that beauty derives its charm from this very
diversity. -Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Art is not what you see but what you make others see. -Edgar Degas

Art does not reporduce what we see. It makes us see. -Paul Klee

We cannot do the fantastic things based on the rel, unless we first know
the real. -Walt Disney

Every canvas is a journey all its own. -Helen Frankenthaler

If we removed all the art from the lives of our children, there is no way
that adding more math, increasing more reading, requiring more science,
mandating more foreign language, or scheduling more computer courses could
replace what they would have lost. -Source Unknown


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