• It's an artist's duty to reflect the times in which we live.
    It's an artist's duty to reflect the times in which we live.
    ~ Nina Simone
  • To the artist there is never anything ugly in nature.
    To the artist there is never anything ugly in nature.
    ~ Auguste Rodin
  • Art is the proper task of life.
    Art is the proper task of life.
    ~ Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Art is the daughter of freedom.
    Art is the daughter of freedom.
    ~ Friedrich Schiller
  • The arts are a celebration of life.
    The arts are a celebration of life.
    ~ Michael Douglas
  • The art of knowing is knowing what to ignore.
    The art of knowing is knowing what to ignore.
    ~ Rumi
  • A film is never really good unless the camera is an eye in the head of a poet.
    A film is never really good unless the camera is an eye in the head of a poet.
    ~ Orson Welles
  • Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.
    Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.
    ~ Pablo Picasso
  • If you could say it in words, there would be no reason to paint.
    If you could say it in words, there would be no reason to paint.
  • Art is not the application of a canon of beauty but what the instinct and the brain can conceive beyond any canon. When we love a woman we don't start measuring her limbs.
    Art is not the application of a canon of beauty but what the instinct and the brain can conceive beyond any canon. When we love a woman we don't start measuring her limbs.
    ~ Pablo Picasso