I've never tried to block out the memories of the past, even though some are painful. I don't understand people who hide from their past. Everything you live through helps to make you the person you are now.

By : Sophia Loren 0 Likes          


I cannot live under pressures from patrons, let alone paint.

By : Michelangelo

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I think a painting should include more experience than simply intended statement.

By : Jasper Johns

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Robert Treat Paine was a signer of the Declaration of Independence.

By : Treat Williams

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The vocabulary of pleasure depends on the imagery of pain.

By : Marina Warner

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Do you not see how necessary a world of pains and troubles is to school an intelligence and make it a soul?

By : John Keats

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Painting's not important. The important thing is keeping busy.

By : Grandma Moses

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It is almost the definition of a gentleman to say that he is one who never inflicts pain.

By : John Henry Newman

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He drove his kind of realism at me so hard I bounced right into nonobjective painting.

By : Jackson Pollock

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Before that I wanted to be a magazine illustrator - I probably would have painted Gothic scenes.

By : Ira Levin

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I don't think any drug that can cause brain damage, failing kidneys, hardening arteries, pain, and suffering should be made available.

By : Layne Staley

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There has never been a great athlete who died not knowing what pain is.

By : Bill Bradley

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Abstract painting is abstract. It confronts you. There was a reviewer a while back who wrote that my pictures didn't have any beginning or any end. He didn't mean it as a compliment, but it was.

By : Jackson Pollock

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