Eisenhower had about the most expressive face I ever painted, I guess. Just like an actor's. Very mobile. When he talked, he used all the facial muscles. And he had a great, wide mouth that I liked. When he smiled, it was just like the sun came out.
By: Norman Rockwell
A painting in a museum hears more ridiculous opinions than anything else in the world... viewBy: Edmond De Goncourt
Artist - musicians, painters, writers, poets, always seem to have had the most accurate perception of what is really going on around them, not the official version or the popular perception of contemporary life... viewBy: Billy Joel
The dog, the rabbit and the hoop all feature in the painting, and take the place of the orrery... viewBy: Kit Williams
Learning lines is on my mind until I do know them. I'll read the paper or paint the house to keep from starting to memorize. I've never found an easy way... viewBy: Paul Lynde
Old age is a tyrant, who forbids, under pain of death, the pleasures of youth... viewBy: Francois de La Rochefoucauld
The conventional view serves to protect us from the painful job of thinking... viewBy: John Kenneth Galbraith