Art Quotes (16732)

Quotes and citations about art

There is nothing enduring in life for a woman except what she builds in a man's heart... view

By: Judith Anderson

In a certain sense, this guy - who is one of the most evil people in the book - he's not really that bad at running the show, because he knows what he's doing, he's smart and he's got the big picture in mind. He's like the Godfather... view

By: Kevin J. Anderson

There is grand romance in The Lord of the Rings. It's an important part of epic literature... view

By: Kevin J. Anderson

Performance art is about joy, about making something that's so full of kind of a wild joy that you really can't put into words... view

By: Laurie Anderson

Writers want to summarize: What does this mean? What did we learn from this? That's a very 19th-century way of thinking about art, because it assumes that it should make our lives better or teach us something... view

By: Laurie Anderson

At the School of Visual Arts in New York, you can get your degree in Net art, which is really a fantastic way of thinking of theater in new ways... view

By: Laurie Anderson

As an artist I'd choose the thing that's beautiful more than the one that's true... view

By: Laurie Anderson

A lot of artists who have a certain style are expected to more or less keep doing their style. It's so easy to get into that rut of production... view

By: Laurie Anderson

I've never really had a hobby, unless you count art, which the IRS once told me I had to declare as a hobby since I hadn't made money with it... view

By: Laurie Anderson

I think artists who are attracted to working on the Net will adjust their work to the capabilities of a very small screen... view

By: Laurie Anderson

I so much appreciate it when anybody tries to make something and tries to be an artist - I'm happy to see the work... view

By: Laurie Anderson

I see and write things first as an artist, second as a woman, and third as a New Yorker. All three have built-in perspectives that aren't neutral... view

By: Laurie Anderson

Art is an experience, not the formulation of a problem... view

By: Lindsay Anderson

There is no cure for emphysema, but you can start treating it and have a better quality of life... view

By: Loni Anderson

My mom started smoking when she was 11. She went to the hill next door to try her first cigarette. She set the entire hill on fire, but it didn't deter her... view

By: Loni Anderson

You're rejected 10 to 20 times for every part you are going to get... view

By: Loni Anderson

I started acting when I was 10, doing musical theater. I was a brunette at that time. I was always cast in all the exotic parts... view

By: Loni Anderson

I have a very warm spot in my heart for Vegas... view

By: Louie Anderson

I started a big part of my career in Vegas... view

By: Louie Anderson

I'm an American before any party preference... view

By: Lynn Anderson

A singer starts by having his instrument as a gift from God... When you have been given something in a moment of grace, it is sacrilegious to be greedy... view

By: Marian Anderson

As long as you keep a person down, some part of you has to be down there to hold him down, so it means you cannot soar as you otherwise might... view

By: Marian Anderson

There are many persons ready to do what is right because in their hearts they know it is right. But they hesitate, waiting for the other fellow to make the make the first move - and he, in turn, waits for you... view

By: Marian Anderson

The minute a person whose word means a great deal to others dare to take the open-hearted and courageous way, many others follow... view

By: Marian Anderson

If you practice an art, be proud of it and make it proud of you It may break your heart, but it will fill your heart before it breaks it.. view

By: Maxwell Anderson

It's going to take a certain man for me to ever get involved with, because he'll have to realize I don't have two children, I have three. Tommy is always going to always be a part of my life... view

By: Pamela Anderson

I acquired an admiration for Japanese culture, art, and architecture, and learned of the existence of the game of GO, which I still play... view

By: Philip Warren Anderson

I have also testified repeatedly and published some articles in favor of Small Science... view

By: Philip Warren Anderson

The ability to reduce everything to simple fundamental laws does not imply the ability to start from those laws and reconstruct the universe... view

By: Philip Warren Anderson

The field of quantum valence fluctuations was another older interest which became much more active during this period, partly as a consequence of my own efforts... view

By: Philip Warren Anderson

They are a fairly aggressive conservation organization that was started to protect the great whales particularly, but in general all marine life around the world. So those are the people I'm trying to attach my name to... view

By: Richard Dean Anderson

Oh, who am I trying to kid? It's a madhouse. The minute those cameras go off, things just explode, everyone is just at each other in one way or another, in closets or cat fights here and there. It's nuts. You know, I can't be a part of it... view

By: Richard Dean Anderson

The mission of the playwright is to look in his heart and write, to write whatever concerns him at the moment.. view

By: Robert Anderson

Good seasons start with good beginnings... view

By: Sparky Anderson

When I design buildings, I think of the overall composition, much as the parts of a body would fit together. On top of that, I think about how people will approach the building and experience that space... view

By: Tadao Ando

Easy is to occupy a place in a telephone book. Difficult is to occupy someone's heart.. view

By: Carlos Drummond de Andrade

Every time you work, you have to do it all over again, to rid yourself of this dross. I suppose for a person who is not an artist or not attempting art, it is not dross, because it is the common exchange of everyday life... view

By: Carl Andre

I mean, art for art's sake is ridiculous. Art is for the sake of one's needs... view

By: Carl Andre

It is futile for an artist to try to create an environment because you have an environment around you all the time. Any living organism has an environment... view

By: Carl Andre

My art springs from my desire to have things in the world which would otherwise never be there... view

By: Carl Andre