Quotes tagged with art (4723 quotes found)

Pablo Picasso
Everything you can imagine is real.
George Bernard Shaw
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
life  art  # 491
Pablo Picasso
Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.
art  # 681
Leonardo da Vinci
Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.
poetry  art  # 789
Rainbow Rowell
Eleanor was right. She never looked nice. She looked like art, and art wasn't supposed to look nice; it was supposed to make you feel something.
love  art  # 867
Leonardo da Vinci
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
inspirational  art  # 885
Friedrich Nietzsche
You must have chaos within you to give birth to a dancing star.
art  chaos  # 923
Pablo Picasso
Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth.
truth  art  # 936
Albert Einstein
The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious - the fundamental emotion which stands at the cradle of true art and true science.
philosophy  science  art  # 1158
Vincent van Gogh
It is good to love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is well done.
love  strength  art  inspiration  # 1194
Anaïs Nin
I am an excitable person who only understands life lyrically, musically, in whom feelings are much stronger as reason. I am so thirsty for the marvelous that only the marvelous has power over me. Anything I can not transform into something marvelous, I let go. Reality doesn't impress me. I only believe in intoxication, in ecstasy, and when ordinary life shackles me, I escape, one way or another. No more walls.
art  anais-nin  # 1388
Chuck Klosterman
Art and love are the same thing: It’s the process of seeing yourself in things that are not you.
love  art  profound  # 1400
Émile Zola
If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.
life  art  calling  # 1412
Thomas Merton
Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.
art  # 1559
Vincent van Gogh
I dream my painting and I paint my dream.
dreams  art  inspiration  painting  # 1676
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
One ought, every day at least, to hear a little song, read a good poem, see a fine picture, and, if it were possible, to speak a few reasonable words.