Famous Art Quotes

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It is only an auctioneer who can equally and impartially admire all schools of art.

Oscar Wilde

It is the function of art to renew our perception. What we are familiar with we cease to see. The writer shakes up the familiar scene, and, as if by magic, we see a new meaning in it.

Anaïs Nin

It is the great privilege of poverty to be happy and yet unenvied, to be healthy with physic, secure without a guard, and to obtain from the bounty of nature what the great and wealthy are compelled to procure by the help of art.

Johnson

It is the greatest art of the devil to convince us he does not exist.

Charles Baudelaire

It is the spectator, and not life, that art really mirrors.

Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray, the preface

It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Jealousy is the art of injuring ourselves more than others.

Alexandre Dumas

Keep your love of nature, for that is the true way to understand art more and more.

Vincent Van Gogh

La politique est l'art d'empcher les gens de se mler de ce qui les regarde. (Politics is the art of preventing people from sticking their noses in things that are properly their business.

Paul Valery

Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.

Dwight D Eisenhower

Learn the art of patience. Apply discipline to your thoughts when they become anxious over the outcome of a goal. Impatience breeds anxiety, fear, discouragement and failure. Patience creates confidence, decisiveness, and a rational outlook, which eventually leads to success.

Brian Adams

Let each man exercise the art he knows.

Aristophanes

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler

Life imitates art more than art imitates life.

Oscar Wilde

Life is a mystery- mystery of beauty, bliss and divinity. Meditation is the art of unfolding that mystery.

Amit Ray

Life is a work of art, and Death is the masterpiece

Tanya Shetayh

Life is not an exact science, it is an art.

Samuel Butler

Life is real Life is earnest And the grave is not its goal Dust thou art, to dust returnest, Was not spoken of the soul.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Life is the art of drawing sufficient conclusions from insufficient premises.

Samuel Butler

Life is the art of finding or building a bridge with a great determination every time you come across a precipice!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Life is very nice, but it lacks form. It's the aim of art to give it some.

Jean Anouilh

Life isn't long enough for love and art.

W. Somerset Maugham

Literature is the art of writing something that will be read twice journalism what will be grasped at once.

Cyril Connolly

Literature is the art of writing something that will be read twice journalism what will be read once.

Cyril Connolly

Literature is the art of writing something that will be read twice; journalism what will be grasped at once.

Cyril Connolly

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