I regard it as a waste of time to think only of selling: one forgets one's art and exaggerates one's value.
By : Camille Pissarro
Poetry is a beautiful way of spoiling prose, and the laborious art of exchanging plain sense for harmony.
By : Horace Walpole
Frank is such a great visual storyteller, that if you study his artwork you see that his Sin City books are already the best movies never seen on the big screen.
By : Robert Rodriguez
San Francisco has long been a leader in the arts, nurturing generations of painters, sculptors, poets, novelists, playwrights, film-makers, and performing artists and innovators of every kind.
By : Gavin Newsom
Public discussions are part of what it takes to make changes in the trillions of graphics published each year.
By : Edward Tufte
But just playing the partner of someone famous, I had a lot more freedom.
By : Rachel Griffiths
We learned in the university to consider Wordsworth and Keats as Romantics. They were only a generation apart, but Wordsworth didn't even read Keats's book when he gave him a copy.
By : Thom Gunn
Every musical movement that is big enough has to produce some good musicians who wouldn't have had the incentive to start playing without it.
By : Alexis Korner
I haven't really decided to be an actor yet! I started doing plays when I was about 15 or 16. I only did it because my dad saw a bunch of pretty girls in a restaurant and he asked them where they came from and they said drama group. He said, 'Son, that is where you need to go.'
By : Robert Pattinson