There is hardly any money interest in art, and music will be there when money is gone.

Art is dangerous. It is one of the attractions: when it ceases to be dangerous you don't want it.

The best part of the art of living is to know how to grow old gracefully.

“Doctors are always working to preserve our health and cooks to destroy it, but the latter are the more often successful.”

“You can be sure that a painter reveals himself in his work as much as and more than a writer does in his.”

“Appeal made to artists. First of all move me, surprise me, rend my heart; make me tremble, weep, shudder; outrage me; delight my eyes afterwards if you can.”

Art is about building a new foundation, not just laying something on top of what's already there.

The job of art is to chase ugliness away.

Advertising is the art of convincing people to spend money they don't have for something they don't need.

Art is the desire of a man to express himself, to record the reactions of his personality to the world he lives in.

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.