Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Photography is more than a medium for factual communication of ideas. It is a creative art.

I can look at a fine art photograph and sometimes I can hear music.

The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.

The natural cause of the human mind is certainly from credulity to skepticism.

“Therefore the clever combatant imposes his will on the enemy, but does not allow the enemy’s will to be imposed on him.”

Drawing is the honesty of the art. There is no possibility of cheating. It is either good or bad.

Begin by learning to draw and paint like the old masters. After that, you can do as you like; everyone will respect you.

It is through art, and through art only, that we can realise our perfection.

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Art is the most intense mode of individualism that the world has known.

The art of acceptance is the art of making someone who has just done you a small favor wish that he might have done you a greater one.

Art is always and everywhere the secret confession, and at the same time the immortal movement of its time.

Be true to yourself, help others, make each day your masterpiece, make friendship a fine art, drink deeply from good books - especially the bible, build a shelter against a rainy day, give thanks for your blessings and pray for guidance every day.

I think in art, but especially in films, people are trying to confirm their own existences.