Inspiration And Art Quotes

Inspiration And Art Quotes by Robin Mathews, Francis Bacon, Scott Adams, Massimo Vignelli, Nolan Bushnell, Edgar Degas and many others.

Design is where science and art break even.

Design is where science and art break even.
Robin Mathews
The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.
Francis Bacon
Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.
Scott Adams
The life of a designer is a life of fight: fight against the ugliness.
Massimo Vignelli
The ultimate inspiration is the deadline.
Nolan Bushnell
Drawing is not what you see but what you must make others see.
Edgar Degas
Select only things to steal that speak directly to your soul. If you do this, your work (and theft) will be authentic. Authenticity is invaluable; originality is nonexistent
Jim Jarmusch
Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.
Salvador Dali
If you hear a voice within you say ‘you cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced.
Vincent Van Gogh
There is no abstract art. You must always start with something. Afterward you can remove all traces of reality.
Pablo Picasso
Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.
Pablo Picasso
Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.
Stella Adler
An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.
Charles Horton Cooley
Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.
Leonardo da Vinci
Select only things to steal from that speak directly to your soul.
Jim Jarmusch
Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration, the rest of us just get up and go to work.
Stephen King
To send light into the darkness of men’s hearts – such is the duty of the artist.
Robert Schumann