The true, prescriptive artist strives after artistic truth; the lawless artist, following blind instinct, after an appearance of naturalness. The one leads to the highest peaks of art, the other to its lowest depths.Rate it:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

German poet and novelist and dramatist who lived in Weimar (1749-1832)

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