Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfils the same function as pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things.

By : Winston Churchill 0 Likes          


Whenever we condemn, we cloak the world in pain.

By : Hugh Prather

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Through a painting we can see the whole world.

By : Hans Hofmann

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How hard it is to make your thoughts look anything but imbecile fools when you paint them with ink on paper.

By : Olive Schreiner

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Robert Treat Paine was a signer of the Declaration of Independence.

By : Treat Williams

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That's why people listen to music or look at paintings. To get in touch with that wholeness.

By : Corita Kent

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I felt I really wanted to back off from music completely and just work within the visual arts in some way. I started painting quite passionately at that time.

By : David Bowie

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Death is pitch-dark, but colors are light. To be a painter, one must work with rays of light.

By : Edvard Munch

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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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The being without an opinion is so painful to human nature that most people will leap to a hasty opinion rather than undergo it.

By : Walter Bagehot

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Dali was the great painter then and surrealism was a way of life.

By : Vincente Minnelli

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Children's finger-painting came under the arts, but movies didn't.

By : Nicolas Roeg

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Ah, to think how thin the veil that lies Between the pain of hell and Paradise.

By : George William Russell

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