Art Quotes

“The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.”
Art  ARISTOTLE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Chaos is the law of nature and order is the dream of man, and the imposition of order on a corner of chaos is the function — or illusion — of art…”
Art  HENRY ADAMS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.”
Art  SCOTT ADAMS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.”
Art STELLA ADLER

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Without poets, without artists, people would soon weary of nature’s monotony. The sublime idea men have of the universe would collapse with dizzying speed. The order which we find in nature, and which is only an effect of art, would at once vanish. Everything would break up in chaos. There would be no season, no civilizations, no thought, no humanity; even life would give way, and the impotent void would reign everywhere.”
Art  GUILLAUME APOLLINAIRE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“The more a man cultivates the arts the less he fornicates. A more and more apparent cleavage occurs between the spirit and the brute.”
Art  CHARLES BAUDELAIRE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“No one should drive a hard bargain with an artist.”
Art LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Art is I; Science is We.”
ArtCLAUDE BERNARD

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“The work of art expresses precisely those things which do not die. It must do so, however, in a form that bears witness to the artist’s own era.”
constantin brancusiCONSTANTIN BRANCUSI

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Abstract Art: A product of the untalented, sold by the unprincipled to the utterly bewildered.”
Al Capp  –AL CAPP

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.”
CHARLES HORTON COOLEY  CHARLES HORTON COOLEY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Art is the Queen of all sciences communicating knowledge to all the generations of the world”

LEONARDO DA VINCI LEONARDO DA VINCI

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 “A painting in a museum probably hears more foolish remarks than anything else in the world.”
EDMOND AND JULES DE GONCOURT  –EDMOND AND JULES DE GONCOURT

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 “Imagination is more important than knowledge…”

Albert Einsteine portrait  –ALBERT EINSTEIN

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Great art can communicate before it is understood.”

ArtT. S. ELIOT