Art Quotes (16732)

Quotes and citations about art

No one's conception of art is going to be acceptable to everybody... view

By: Jane Alexander

The greatest part of the job was... that was for nine years it was a pleasure to go to work... view

By: Jason Alexander

I would work with any one of them again in a heartbeat because it was joyous and incredibly easy... view

By: Jason Alexander

But one sets of grandparents lived on Davidson Avenue in the Bronx and one lived in Manhattan and I had an aunt and uncle in Queens, so in my heart I was a New Yorker... view

By: Jason Alexander

The goal with a big piece of social legislation is to have a bipartisan result, so the country will accept it... view

By: Lamar Alexander

King Arthur was one of my heroes - I played with a trash can lid for a knightly shield and my uncle's cane for the sword Excalibur... view

By: Lloyd Alexander

All that writers can do is keep trying to say what is deepest in their hearts... view

By: Lloyd Alexander

Thus the same object may supply a practical perception to one person and a speculative one to another, or the same person may perceive it partly practically and partly speculatively... view

By: Samuel Alexander

Until quite recently dance in America was the ragged Cinderella of the arts... view

By: Shana Alexander

The difficulty with becoming a patient is that as soon as you get horizontal, part of your being yearns, not for a doctor, but for a medicine man... view

By: Shana Alexander

Earth teach me to forget myself as melted snow forgets its life. Earth teach me resignation as the leaves which die in the fall. Earth teach me courage as the tree which stands all alone. Earth teach me regeneration as the seed which rises in the spring... view

By: William Alexander

All art is exploitation... view

By: Sherman Alexie

All I owe the world is my art... view

By: Sherman Alexie

I am just a person who is human, down to earth enjoying life... whatever god blesses you with. Enjoying life for me is just normal... view

By: Mohamed Al-Fayed

Thus the castle of each feudal chieftain became a school of chivalry, into which any noble youth, whose parents were from poverty unable to educate him to the art of war, was readily received... view

By: Horatio Alger

They decided to let immigrants in and I am an immigrant. They gave us a chance to participate in this country's life and I took it... view

By: Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth... view

By: Muhammad Ali

Working with Bill Cosby was incredible. I was lucky to be a part of that... view

By: Tatyana Ali

Before high school ended, I started applying to college. It really wasn't even a choice because of the brainwashing of my parents... view

By: Tatyana Ali

Art, as far as it is able, follows nature, as a pupil imitates his master.. view

By: Dante Alighieri

Nature is the art of God... view

By: Dante Alighieri

Pride, envy, avarice - these are the sparks have set on fire the hearts of all men... view

By: Dante Alighieri

A judge can't have any preferred outcome in any particular case. The judge's only obligation - and it's a solemn obligation - is to the rule of law... view

By: Samuel Alito

Statistics have shown that mortality increases perceptibly in the military during wartime... view

By: Alphonse Allais

We sat around and I fed them barbecue and whiskey. And pretty soon everyone started to compete with each other on the guitars. It seemed the more everyone drank and ate, the more everyone got into it... view

By: Gary Allan

Radio interoperability is essential for our police, fire, and emergency medical service departments to communicate with each other in times of emergency... view

By: Lucille Roybal Allard

During consideration in the Education and the Workforce Committee this year, Democrats and Republicans worked constructively together to improve the delivery of Head Start services to the target populations... view

By: Lucille Roybal Allard

I have long been a supporter of the Head Start program because each and every year I witness the dramatic positive impact that early intervention services have on children's lives in my congressional district... view

By: Lucille Roybal Allard

Head Start is designed to ensure that all children - regardless of their family's income, race, or ethnic background - are able to enter kindergarten ready to learn... view

By: Lucille Roybal Allard

From the employees' standpoint, in 1935, Social Security was a big gamble. Employees would be required to participate in the program, contributing a percentage of their income for their entire adult working life... view

By: Wayne Allard

You've got to push yourself harder. You've got to start looking for pictures nobody else could take. You've got to take the tools you have and probe deeper... view

By: William Albert Allard

Time management is a big part of the director's job... view

By: Debbie Allen

In those parts of the world where learning and science has prevailed, miracles have ceased.. view

By: Ethan Allen

The fact that the movement was carried on by women who, for the most part, had no money of their own and were totally inexperienced in organization, and that they won their fight in about two generations, makes a story often dramatic and always worth preserving... view

By: Florence E. Allen

It is probably not love that makes the world go around, but rather those mutually supportive alliances through which partners recognize their dependence on each other for the achievement of shared and private goals... view

By: Fred Allen

You can take all the sincerity in Hollywood, place it in the navel of a fruit fly and still have room enough for three caraway seeds and a producer's heart... view

By: Fred Allen

Treat employees like partners, and they act like partners... view

By: Fred Allen

I rise today to offer a formal and heartfelt apology to all the victims of lynching in our history, and for the failure of the United States Senate to take action when action was most needed... view

By: George Allen

Smartness runs in my family. When I went to school I was so smart my teacher was in my class for five years... view

By: Gracie Allen

In a continent but recently settled, many parts of which have as yet little historical or cultural background, the material for this volume has been gathered from a section that was one of the first to be colonized... view

By: Hervey Allen