If a servant strives to please his master and studies and takes pains to do it, I believe there are but few masters who would use such a servant cruelly.

By : Jupiter Hammon 0 Likes          


Painting seems like some kind of peculiar miracle that I need to have again and again.

By : Philip Guston

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The greatest evil is physical pain.

By : Saint Augustine

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When I have a full schedule like that, I don't see myself sitting there for a couple of months, doing the research, going through a painful process, it's just not my thing anymore.

By : Ang Lee

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I thought I was learning about show business. The more painful it was, the more important I thought the experience must be. Hating it, I convinced myself it must be invaluable.

By : Judy Holliday

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I had to work out that it was something that could move, without having everybody in spray painted leotards.

By : Colleen Atwood

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Do not be afraid that joy will make the pain worse

By : Goran Persson

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Oh may He look on us with love and pity and then we shall be able to do anything He wishes us to do, no matter how difficult to accomplish or painful to our feeling.

By : Catherine McAuley

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Pain and sorrow and misery have a right to our assistance: compassion puts us in mind of the debt, and that we owe it to ourselves as well as to the distressed.

By : Joseph Butler

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When I work alone, it can be like dabbling with a canvas. Maybe you paint over bits, and it starts to form its own life and lead you off in a direction. It becomes an intuitive, subconscious process.

By : Lindsey Buckingham

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Painters were also attorneys, happy storytellers of anecdote, psychologists, botanists, zoologists, archaeologists, engineers, but there were no creative painters.

By : Kazimir Malevich

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This truth must be recognized as a dogma and assume the validity of an axiom in the general understanding of painting.

By : Fernand Leger

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I've never tried to block out the memories of the past, even though some are painful. I don't understand people who hide from their past. Everything you live through helps to make you the person you are now.

By : Sophia Loren

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