783 Art Quotes

The art of acting consists in keeping people from coughing. view quote

And I have exposed myself to art so that my work has something beyond just the usual potter. view quote

Art should never be held above our decency to each other.

Medicine is a science of uncertainty and an art of probability. view quote

Frankly, most governments are used to lying to each other - to a degree that most people would find shocking. Part of diplomacy is the art of strategic lying. view quote

Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday. view quote

I went to art school in Chicago for a year at Columbia College. I had this whole master plan of getting into sustainable development and green architecture and construction, so I wanted to go to business school and then get my masters in construction and development. view quote

When it came to my art, I went my own way and did not follow the trends. view quote

I haven't mastered the art of sitting and smiling. view quote

I'm interested in what would normally be considered the worst aspects of commercial art. I think it's the tension between what seems to be so rigid and cliched and the fact that art really can't be this way. view quote

Some people in the art world bemoan the hedge fund millionaires spending freely to acquire ostentatious displays of wealth and coolth for their giddily chic designer duplexes. Others bemoan art being treated as a commodity. But most of the bemoaning is because the art world is stuffed full of bemoaners, bemoaning about everything. view quote

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. view quote