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

By : Norman Spinrad 0 Likes          


I hate people who splash their own pain on covers, like the whole world should hear about them. Why are we all supposed to be interested in one individual's suffering?

By : Andrea Corr

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It is now possible to quantify people's levels of happiness pretty accurately by asking them, by observation, and by measuring electrical activity in the brain, in degrees from terrible pain to sublime joy.

By : Polly Toynbee

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Investing should be more like watching paint dry or watching grass grow. If you want excitement, take $800 and go to Las Vegas.

By : Paul Samuelson

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With a painter or a sculptor, one cannot begin to alter his works, but an architect has to put up with anything, because he makes utility objects - the building is there to be used, and times change.

By : Arne Jacobsen

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The administration needs to speak honestly with the American people. Exaggerating our progress in defeating the insurgency or in creating an Iraqi army paints a dangerous picture.

By : Sherrod Brown

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I trust Winsor and Newton and I paint directly upon it.

By : Edward Hopper

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Find a place inside where there's joy, and the joy will burn out the pain.

By : Joseph Campbell

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Happiness is not being pained in body or troubled in mind.

By : Thomas Jefferson

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To finish a work? To finish a picture? What nonsense! To finish it means to be through with it, to kill it, to rid it of its soul, to give it its final blow the coup de grace for the painter as well as for the picture.

By : Pablo Picasso

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Despite the painful changes we have had to make, we continue to believe in the St. Louis market. And we are hoping to add flights, in a careful way, as the economics of our business improve and the demands of the traveling public in St. Louis become clear.

By : Gerard Arpey

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I want to direct films, because I am a painter and a sculptor and I've done a lot of writing.

By : Xander Berkeley

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I just think that it's maybe fashionable today to try to take individual actions and individual failures and take the broadest possible brush and try to paint a company.

By : Lee Scott

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