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Art is the final cunning of the human soul which would rather do anything than face the gods.
– Iris MurdochRate it:
Art is the illusion of spontaneity.
– Japanese ProverbRate it:
Art is the imposing of a pattern on experience, and our aesthetic enjoyment is recognition of the pattern.
– Alfred North WhiteheadRate it:
Art is the indespensible medium for the communication of a moral idea.
– Ayn Rand, The Romantic ManifestoRate it:
Art is the most intense form of individualism that the world has known.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
Art is the only thing that can go on mattering, once it has stopped hurting.
– Elizabeth BowenRate it:
Art lives where absolute freedom is because when it is not, there can be no creativity.
– Bruce LeeRate it:
Art may make a suit of clothes but nature must produce a man.
– David HumeRate it:
Art may make a suit of clothes: but nature must produce a man.
– David HumeRate it:
Art must be parochial in the beginning to be cosmopolitan in the end.
– George MooreRate it:
Art produces ugly things which frequently become more beautiful with time. Fashion, on the other hand, produces beautiful things which always become ugly with time.
– Jean CocteauRate it:
Art requires imagination. It requires Creativity. Creativity requires experience and experience comes from your life. And your life is expressed in your art.
– Bruce LeeRate it:
Art strives for form, and hopes for beauty.
– Rose Elizabeth BirdRate it:
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
– Pablo PicassoRate it:
Art washes away from the soul, the dust of everyday living.
– Pablo PicassoRate it:
Art washes away the dust of everyday life.
– Pablo PicassoRate it:
Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?
– Ludwig van BeethovenRate it:
Art, it seems to me, should simplify finding what conventions of form and what detail one can do without and yet preserve the spirit of the whole -- so that all that one has suppressed and cut away is there to the reader's consciousness as much as if it were in type on the page.
– Willa CatherRate it:
Art, like morality, consists of drawing the line somewhere.
– G. K. ChestertonRate it:
Arthur Schopenhauer Only he is successful in his business who makes that pursuit which affords him the highest pleasure sustain him.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
Artificial Intelligence is no match for natural stupidity.
– UnknownRate it:
Artificial Intelligence the art of making computers that behave like the ones in movies.
– Bill BulkoRate it:
Artificial Intelligence: the art of making computers that behave like the ones in movies
– Bill BulkoRate it:
Artists who seek perfection in everything are those who cannot attain it in anything.
– Eugene DelacroixRate it:
As a bathtub lined with white porcelain, when the hot water gives out or goes tepid, so is the slow cooling of our chivalrous passion, o my much praised but-not-altogether-satisfactory lady.
– Ezra PoundRate it:

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