783 Art Quotes

Creating a wonderful drama is an art form, while comedy is just entertainment. view quote

The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery. view quote

What an artist is trying to do for people is bring them closer to something, because of course art is about sharing. You wouldn't be an artist unless you wanted to share an experience, a thought. view quote

Art to me is an anecdote of the spirit, and the only means of making concrete the purpose of its varied quickness and stillness. view quote

Good art is art that allows you to enter it from a variety of angles and to emerge with a variety of views. view quote

Technology is a compulsive and addictive way to live. Verbal communication cannot be lost because of a lack of skill. The ability to listen and learn is key to mastering the art of communication. If you don't use your verbal skills and networking, it will disappear rapidly. Use technology wisely. view quote

I think an artist's responsibility is more complex than people realize. view quote

Great artists suffer for the people. view quote

When I travel, I draw and paint sketches which is great fun. And as long as you are fully aware that it has nothing to do with actual art, I think that's all right. view quote

All I tell artists is, 'Do what you love. Never let anybody talk you into changing what your musical idea is just to try to get a hit, because you're chasing your tail that way. It's not going to happen, and if you're successful, you have to do it the rest of your life. Stay true to it and do it for the sake of the art.' view quote

Art doesn't interest me. Only artists interest me. view quote

Art is the child of Nature; yes, her darling child, in whom we trace the features of the mother's face, her aspect and her attitude. view quote

What the art world has done, it has been constantly been pushing the boundaries about what art can be. It's like expanding its territory. view quote