What are you? What am I? Those are the questions that constantly persecute and torment me and perhaps also play some part in my art.

By : Max Beckmann 0 Likes          


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

By : Philip Warren Anderson

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The sole substitute for an experience which we have not ourselves lived through is art and literature.

By : Alexander Solzhenitsyn

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One mustn't always believe that feeling is everything. In the arts, it is nothing without form.

By : Gustave Flaubert

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No one is so completely disenchanted with the world, or knows it so thoroughly, or is so utterly disgusted with it, that when it begins to smile upon him he does not become partially reconciled to it.

By : Giacomo Leopardi

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Pollock was well known, certainly, but for all the wrong reasons. He was known as much for being wild and unconventional in his working methods as for being a great artist.

By : Kenneth Noland

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A laborer no longer makes whole articles. He receives raw materials, puts his touch on them, and passes them to another worker in the series. When the articles are quite finished they are carried out of sight by currents of commercial exchange. These currents are untraceable.

By : John Bates Clark

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I have never, ever, had an acting partnership that was a safe, as full, and as exciting as the one I had with Tony. I didn't want to go through life without having a chance to taste it again.

By : Genie Francis

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We haven't had a slew of artists, but the artists we do come out with have always had the same momentum.

By : Jermaine Dupri

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For while the subjects of poetry are few and recurrent, the moods of man are infinitely various and unstable. It is the same in all arts.

By : John Drinkwater

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The two most misused words in the entire English vocabulary are love and friendship. A true friend would die for you, so when you start trying to count them on one hand, you don't need any fingers.

By : Larry Flynt

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Until one has loved an animal a part of one's soul remains unawakened.

By : Anatole France

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The heart of Dragon's Lair has always been its compelling story. With Dragon's Lair 3D, we think the team has really created an interactive animated movie.

By : Don Bluth

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