Irregularity and want of method are only supportable in men of great learning or genius, who are often too full to be exact, and therefore they choose to throw down their pearls in heaps before the reader, rather than be at the pains of stringing them.

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If I had parallel lives to pursue, I would also want one as a painter.

By : Norman Spinrad

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A man of eighty has outlived probably three new schools of painting, two of architecture and poetry and a hundred in dress.

By : Lord Byron

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Painting is a source of endless pleasure, but also of great anguish.

By : Balthus

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We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.

By : Kenji Miyazawa

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Pain forces even the innocent to lie.

By : Publilius Syrus

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I wanted out of my pain and that silliness, but I wanted an easy out. That's before realizing that there is no easy out. Before accepting that you just have to do the work.

By : Mariel Hemingway

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If a servant strives to please his master and studies and takes pains to do it, I believe there are but few masters who would use such a servant cruelly.

By : Jupiter Hammon

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I still have agents in France, Los Angeles and Amsterdam who call and suggest parts. I'd love to keep on doing both painting and acting until the end of my days.

By : Sylvia Kristel

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When I work alone, it can be like dabbling with a canvas. Maybe you paint over bits, and it starts to form its own life and lead you off in a direction. It becomes an intuitive, subconscious process.

By : Lindsey Buckingham

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The safest and most suitable form of penance seems to be that which causes pain in the flesh but does not penetrate to the bones, that is, which causes suffering but not sickness.

By : Saint Ignatius

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In California in the early Spring, There are pale yellow mornings, when the mist burns slowly into day, The air stings like Autumn, clarifies like pain - Well, I have dreamed this coast myself.

By : Robert Hass

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People die because they find living too painful.

By : Malcolm Fraser

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