• Abstract art is the product of the untalented, sold by the unprincipled to the utterly bewildered.
    ~ Al Capp
  • Who speaks the truth stabs Falsehood to the heart.
    ~ James Russell Lowell
  • Art is the elimination of the unnecessary.
    ~ Pablo Picasso
  • Every child is an artist; the problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.
    ~ Pablo Picasso
  • Morality, like art, consists in drawing a line somewhere.
    ~ G. K. Chesterton
  • If art, all art, is concerned with truth, then a society in denial will not find much in use for it.
    ~ Jeanette Winterson
  • 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
  • Cinema is a matter of what's in the frame and what's out.
    ~ Martin Scorsese
  • I'm glad I finally took my dad's and mom's advice and got into it.
    ~ Jeff Bridges, on acting
  • The red carpet feels like a war zone, except you cannot fly or fight; you just have to stand there and take it.
    ~ Lupita Nyong'o, on awards season