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The Lighter Side of Art


The Lighter Side of Art
What is art?  Nature concentrated.
- Honore de Balzac
Ads are the cave art of the twentieth century.
- Marshall McLuhan 
All Art is quite useless.
- Oscar Wilde
Bad art is a great deal worse than no art at all.
- Oscar Wilde 
Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.
- Pablo Picasso
Painting is easy when you don’t know how, but very difficult when you do.
- Edgar Degas
As my artist’s statement explains, my work is utterly incomprehensible and is therefore full of deep significance.
- Calvin & Hobbes (aks Bill Watterson)
Color in the place where our brain and universe meet.
- Paul Klee
This isn't at mess -- it's a creative freedom.
- unknown
Art is a line around your thoughts.
- Gustav Klimt
If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.
- Edward Hopper
I shut my eyes in order to see.
- Paul Gauguin
Every artist was first an amateur.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Have no fear of perfection, you’ll never reach it.
- Salvador Dalí
If you hear a voice within you say ‘you cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced.
- Vincent van Gogh