783 Art Quotes

Hip-hop don't have no fresh energy, none at all. It's money driven, everybody tryin' to make that cheque, nobody putting art in their albums any more. view quote

The artist who aims at perfection in everything achieves it in nothing. view quote

Art is the imposing of a pattern on experience, and our aesthetic enjoyment is recognition of the pattern. view quote

As far as playing jazz, no other art form, other than conversation, can give the satisfaction of spontaneous interaction. view quote

Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies. view quote

I have seen many storms in my life. Most storms have caught me by surprise, so I had to learn very quickly to look further and understand that I am not capable of controlling the weather, to exercise the art of patience and to respect the fury of nature. view quote

A great artist is always before his time or behind it. view quote

With just one polka dot, nothing can be achieved. In the universe, there is the sun, the moon, the earth, and hundreds of millions of stars. All of us live in the unfathomable mystery and infinitude of the universe. Pursuing 'philosophy of the universe' through art under such circumstances has led me to what I call 'stereotypical repetition.' view quote

When the bright angel dominates, out comes a great work of art, a Michelangelo David or a Beethoven symphony. view quote

Vulnerability is the essence of romance. It's the art of being uncalculated, the willingness to look foolish, the courage to say, 'This is me, and I'm interested in you enough to show you my flaws with the hope that you may embrace me for all that I am but, more important, all that I am not.' view quote

I have never denied my background or my culture. I have taught my child to embrace her Mexican heritage, to love my first language, Spanish, to learn about Mexican history, music, folk art, food, and even the Mexican candy I grew up with. view quote

When hospitality becomes an art it loses its very soul. view quote