I am never going to have anything more to do with politics or politicians. When this war is over I shall confine myself entirely to writing and painting.

By : Winston Churchill 0 Likes          


You put funny people in funny costumes and paint them green and we could talk about anything we wanted to, because that was the only thing that fascinated Gene about this particular genre.

By : Majel Barrett

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Painting does what we cannot do - it brings a three-dimensional world into a two-dimensional plane.

By : Chuck Jones

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I'm glad movies aren't going to please everybody, they can't. But what they have to be is recognisable. I don't equate myself with a master painter, but I think you can recognise my films.

By : Kevin Costner

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I always work out of uncertainty but when a painting's finished it becomes a fixed idea, apparently a final statement. In time though, uncertainty returns... your thought process goes on.

By : Georg Baselitz

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Other women looked on me as a rival. And it pained me a great deal.

By : Grace Kelly

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I paint things as they are. I don't comment.

By : Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec

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One does a whole painting for one peach and people think just the opposite - that particular peach is but a detail.

By : Pablo Picasso

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It is always by way of pain one arrives at pleasure.

By : Marquis de Sade

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In my earlier paintings, I wanted the space between the picture plane and the spectator to be active.

By : Bridget Riley

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Oil-painting is a developed technique. Why go backwards?

By : Edvard Munch

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One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is love.

By : Sophocles

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Achievement of your happiness is the only moral purpose of your life, and that happiness, not pain or mindless self-indulgence, is the proof of your moral integrity, since it is the proof and the result of your loyalty to the achievement of your values.

By : Ayn Rand

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