Painting directly from nature is difficult as things do not remain the same
By : Theodore Robinson
Look for a long time at what pleases you, and a longer time at what pains you.
By : Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
Let Justice, blind and halt and maimed, chastise the rebel spirit surging in my veins, let the Law deal me penalties and pains And make me hideous in my neighbours' eyes.
By : Ada Cambridge
Art, after all, is traditionally displayed against vacancies: paintings on dun walls, sculptures in empty spaces, music in quiet halls.
By : John Hart
Pain and foolishness lead to great bliss and complete knowledge, for Eternal Wisdom created nothing under the sun in vain.
By : Khalil Gibran
There's a lot of reasons you can think of to say why you act, but I can only say that it just felt good. At the same time, it felt really painful. It's still troubling and stressful to me.
By : Skeet Ulrich
An architect should live as little in cities as a painter. Send him to our hills, and let him study there what nature understands by a buttress, and what by a dome.
By : John Ruskin
Singing has always seemed to me the most perfect means of expression. It is so spontaneous. And after singing, I think the violin. Since I cannot sing, I paint.
By : Georgia O'Keeffe
The grinding of the intellect is for most people as painful as a dentist's drill.
By : Leonard Woolf
The attacks in Jordan, just like those before it in Indonesia, Egypt, Spain and the United States, demonstrate that terrorism does not discriminate by race, ethnicity or region. Instead, terrorists indiscriminately target those seeking to live a peaceful, loving and free life.
By : Allyson Schwartz