The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing.
Art is so subjective, and people can react however they want.
“Art without emotion its like chocolate cake without sugar. It makes you gag.”
Waiting is one of the great arts.
True art selects and paraphrases, but seldom gives a verbatim translation.
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.
No work of art can compare to a city.
Life doesn't imitate art, it imitates bad television.
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.
Be slow to fall into friendship; but when thou art in, continue firm and constant.
Begin by learning to draw and paint like the old masters. After that, you can do as you like; everyone will respect you.
You got blood on your face, you big disgrace, waving your banner all over the place.
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.
You must not fight too often with one enemy, or you will teach him all your art of war.
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.
Where the spirit does not work with the hand, there is no art.
A beautiful body perishes, but a work of art dies not.
Art is never finished, only abandoned.
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.
The life of the arts is a test of the quality of a nation's civilization.
I think in art, but especially in films, people are trying to confirm their own existences.
Admiration for a quality or an art can be so strong that it deters us from striving to possess it.