The refusal to rest content, the willingness to risk excess on behalf of one's obsessions, is what distinguishes artists from entertainers, and what makes some artists adventurers on behalf of us all.
By : John Updike
I hope to live all my life for my art, without abandoning my principles one iota.
By : Gustave Courbet
We all know that Art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth, at least the truth that is given to us to understand.
By : Pablo Picasso
You come on as a guest. You don't get the girl anymore. But that is our lives. You start off as the boyfriend, then you are the lover, then you are the husband, then you are the father, and then you are the grandfather.
By : Albert Finney
Well, Well, Well, its certainly a compelling provocative exciting delicious to think about idea, smart people say the universe is so big there must be something statistically it could be likely there could be something happening on some other world.
By : Jeff Goldblum
My feelings towards Scott Card are pretty mixed. Politically, he and I are pretty far apart.
By : Cory Doctorow
Beethoven, Wagner, Bach, and Mozart settled down day after day to the job in hand. They didn't waste time waiting for inspiration.
By : Ernest Newman
We are running ourselves into a damaged earth. But I am optimistic. I believe that we can change
By : John Astin
To use the power of the bison, I had to perform that part of my vision for the people to see.
By : Black Elk
If, for example, all the codons are triplets, then in addition to the correct reading of the message, there are two incorrect readings which we shall obtain if we do not start the grouping into sets of three at the right place.
By : Francis Crick