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The artist belongs to his work, not the work to the artist.
– NovalisRate it:
The artist doesn't have time to listen to the critics. The ones who want to be writers read the reviews, the ones who want to write don't have the time to read reviews.
– William FaulknerRate it:
The artist has one function--to affirm and glorify life.
– W. Edward BrownRate it:
The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.
– Pablo PicassoRate it:
The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape...
– Pablo PicassoRate it:
The artist is a recepticle for the emotions that come from all over the place from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.
– Pablo PicassoRate it:
The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work.
– Emile ZolaRate it:
The artist is of no importance. Only what he creates is important, since there is nothing new to be said. Shakespeare, Balzac, Homer have all written about the same things, and if they had lived one thousand or two thousand years longer, the publishers wouldn't have needed anyone since.
– William FaulknerRate it:
The artist is the confidant of nature, flowers carry on dialogues with him through the graceful bending of their stems and the harmoniously tinted nuances of their blossoms, Every flower has a cordial word which nature directs towards him.
– Auguste RodinRate it:
The artist must create a spark before he can make a fire and before art is born, the artist must be ready to be consumed by the fire of his own creation.
– Franois Auguste Ren RodinRate it:
The artist needs no religion beyond his work.
– Elbert HubbardRate it:
The artist should be a seeing-eye dog for a myopic civilization.
– Jacob Getlar SmithRate it:
The artist who aims at perfection in everything achieves it in nothing.
– Eugène DelacroixRate it:
The artist, depicting man disdainful of the storm and stress of life, is no less reconciling and healing than the poet who, while endowing Nature and Humanity, rejoices in its measureless superiority to human passions and human sorrows.
– BerensonRate it:
The arts are an even better barometer of what is happening in our world than the stock market or the debates in congress.
– Hendrik Willem Van LoonRate it:
The arts are the servant wisdom its master.
– SenecaRate it:
The arts are the servant; wisdom its master.
– SenecaRate it:
The ascent from earth to heaven is not easy.
– Lucius Annaeus SenecaRate it:
The ass will carry his load, but not a double load ride not a free horse to death.
– Miguel de CervantesRate it:
The assumed instinctive belief in God has been used by many persons as an argument for His existence. But this is a rash argument, as we should thus be compelled to believe in the existence of cruel and malignant spirits, only a little more powerful than man for the belief in them is far more general than in a beneficent Diety.
– Charles Robert DarwinRate it:
The atom, being for all practical purposes the stable unit of the physical plane, is a constantly changing vortex of reactions.
– UnknownRate it:
The attempt and not the deed
Confounds us.

– William Shakespeare, "Macbeth", Act 2 scene 2Rate it:
The attempt and not the deed Confounds us.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
The attempt to combine wisdom and power has only rarely been successful and then only for a short while.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
The attempt to silence a man is the greatest honor you can bestow on him. It means that you recognize his superiority to yourself.
– Joseph SobranRate it:

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