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Art at its most significant is a distant early warning system that can always be relied on to tell the old culture what is beginning to happen.

Marshall McLuhan

Art can only be truly Art by presenting an adequate outward symbol of some fact in the interior life.

Margaret Fuller

Art consists of limitation. The most beautiful part of every picture is the frame.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

Art does not imitate life. Art is much more powerful than that. Art brings life back. And it does it by exposing the secrets we all carry inside.

Jose Raul Bernardo, The Secret of the Bulls (Simon & Schuster, 1996

Art does not reproduce the visible rather, it makes visible.

Paul Klee

Art does not reproduce the visible; rather, it makes visible.

Paul Klee, Creative Credo, 1920

Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.

Thomas Merton

Art for art's sake makes no more sense than gin for gin's sake.

W. Somerset Maugham

Art has an enemy called ignorance.

Ben Jonson

Art is a chimeric and permanent intervention in the mistery of permanent creation.

Paul Păun

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide

Art is a collarboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andr Gide

Art is a deliberate recreation of a new and special reality that grows from your response to life. It cannot be copied; it must be created.

Anonymous

Art is a hot soup in this cold world!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.

Pablo Picasso

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso

Art is a lie that tells the truth.

Pablo Picasso

Art is a lie which makes us realize the truth.

Pablo Picasso, Asher Lev Book

Art is a man's nature nature is God's art.

Philip James Bailey

Art is a reality, not a definition; inasmuch as it approaches a reality, it approaches perfection, and inasmuch as it approaches a mere definition, it is imperfect and untrue.

Benjamin Haydon

Art is a selective re-creation of reality according to an artist's metaphysical value-judgments. An artist recreates those aspects of reality which represent his fundamental view of man's nature.

Ayn Rand

Art is a step from what is obvious and well-known toward what is arcane and concealed.

Kahlil Gibran

ART is a word which summarizes THE QUALITY OF COMMUNICATION.

L. Ron Hubbard

Art is about painting. All the rest is just a sideshow

Geoff Bunn

Art is an invention of aesthetics, which in turn is an invention of philosophers. What we call art is a game.

Octavio Paz

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