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35 Art Quotes For Inspiration By Famous People

Art plays an exciting role in the private life of the person as well as in the social and financial development of the nation. The study of visual arts inspires personal development and the attentiveness of both our cultural legacy and the role of art in society. The learner gains personal knowledge, skills, and abilities through activities in visual arts. When one studies visual arts, he/she would come to know the value of art and its importance in life. Visual art helps people to progress their abilities to think, feel and act productively with visual materials. These art quotes are inspirational, these quotes highlight the beauty of art.

The student also grows the ability to bring something new into life. This desirable quality is acquired when the learner engages in practical lessons such as the designing and creation of an object in solving a problem or satisfying a need. Visual art helps learners to build dignity and a particular ego.

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35 Art Quotes

  1. “The principles of true art is not to portray, but to evoke.” Jerzy Kosinski
  2. “Every canvas is a journey all its own.” Helen Frankenthaler
  3. “Painting from nature is not copying the object; it is realizing one’s sensations.” Paul Cézanne
  4. “All you need to paint is a few tools, a little instruction, and a vision in your mind.” Bob Ross

  5. “For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.” Georges Rouault

  6. “Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.” Andre Gide
  7. “Good art is art that allows you to enter it from a variety of angles and to emerge with a variety of views.” Mary Schmich
  8. “If people only knew how hard I work to gain my mastery. It wouldn’t seem so wonderful at all.” Michelangelo
  9. “Art is something that makes you breathe with a different kind of happiness.” Anni Albers
  10. “Creativity takes courage.” Henri Matisse

  11. “In drawing, one must look for or suspect that there is more than is casually seen” George Bridgman
  12. “Every child is an artist; the problem is staying an artist when you grow up” Pablo Picasso
  13. “Great art picks up where nature ends.” Marc Chagall
  14. “Art is not a thing; it is a way.” Elbert Hubbard
  15. “I don’t paint dreams or nightmares, I paint my own reality.” Frida Kahlo

  16. “Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.” Leonardo da Vinci
  17. “The works must be conceived with fire in the soul but executed with clinical coolness.” Joan Miro
  18. “An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.” Charles Horton Cooley
  19. “If a building becomes architecture, then it is art.” Arne Jacobsen
  20. “A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.” Paul Cezanne

  21. “Don’t think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it’s good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.” Andy Warhol
  22. “If you could say it in words, there would be no reason to paint.” Edward Hopper
  23. “The true use of art is, first, to cultivate the artist’s own spiritual nature.” George Inness
  24. “Inspiration is for amateurs. The rest of us just show up and get the work done. If you wait around for the clouds to part and a bolt of lightning to strike you in the brain, you’re not going to make an awful lot of work.” Chuck Close
  25. “Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.” Pablo Picasso

  26. “If you hear a voice within you say, ‘You cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silencedVincent Van Gogh
  27. “To send light into the darkness of men’s hearts such is the duty of the artist.” Schumman
  28. “Painting is self-discovery. Every good artist paints what he is.” Jackson Pollock
  29. “The mind loves the unknown. It loves images whose meaning is unknown since the meaning of the mind itself is unknown.” Rene Magritte
  30. “A painting requires a little mystery, some vagueness, and some fantasy. When you always make your meaning perfectly plain you end up boring people.” Edgar Degas

  31. “In a decaying society, art, if it is truthful, must also reflect decay. And unless it wants to break faith with its social function, art must show the world as changeable. And help to change it.” Ernst Fischer
  32. “Art is a line around your thoughts.” Gustav Klimt
  33. “To be an artist is to believe in life.” Henry Moore
  34. “Art has always been the raft onto which we climb to save our sanity. I don’t see a different purpose for it now.” Dorothea Tanning
  35. “While drawing I discover what I really want to say.” Dario Fo

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