Artists And Life Quotes

Artists And Life Quotes by Oscar Wilde, Wassily Kandinsky, Salvador Dali, Pablo Picasso, Auguste Rodin, Abraham Maslow and many others.

Art is the only serious thing in the world. And the art

Art is the only serious thing in the world. And the artist is the only person who is never serious.
Oscar Wilde
Color is the keyboard, the eyes are the harmonies, the soul is the piano with many strings. The artist is the hand that plays, touching one key or another, to cause vibrations in the soul.
Wassily Kandinsky
Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.
Salvador Dali
Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.
Pablo Picasso
Art is the most intense mode of individualism that the world has known.
Oscar Wilde
Art is contemplation. It is the pleasure of the mind which searches into nature and which there divines the spirit of which nature herself is animated.
Auguste Rodin
A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write, if he is to be ultimately at peace with himself.
Abraham Maslow
The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.
Francis Bacon
For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.
Georges Rouault
Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.
Henry Ward Beecher
It has bothered me all my life that I do not paint like everybody else.
Henri Matisse
If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn’t seem so wonderful at all.
This world is but a canvas to our imagination.
Henry David Thoreau
A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
Art evokes the mystery without which the world would not exist.
Rene Magritte
I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.