Art Related Quotes



“Quotation is a serviceable substitute for wit.”

Oscar Wilde

#Art #Irony #Quotation #Wit #Witty


The business of art is to reveal the relation between man and his environment.

D. H. Lawrence

#Art #Business #Environment #Man #Relation #Reveal


“Good management is the art of making problems so interesting and their solutions so constructive that everyone wants to get to work and deal with them.”

Paul Hawken

#Art #Management #Problems


“I hope it might help players have confidence in our own ways, and not to be afraid of them, as Bernstein showed - things like hoe-downs, fiddle songs, and the art of improvisation, and the New Orleans funeral tradition, and call-and-response church singing, and the fact that the blues run through everything. And in our relationship to European music, in that we don't have to imitate it, it's a part of us, inseparable.”

Wynton Marsalis

#Afraid #Art #Blues #Church #Confidence #Help #Hope #Imitate #Improvisation #Inseparable #Players #Relationship #Singing #Things #Tradition #Ways


“The works of poets, painters, sculptors, composers, architects, in short, the intelligent designs of every artist and craftsman, gang up on the human-unfriendly assumptions that atheists concoct against Divinve Creativity and either convert them into believers or force then back into their intellectually dark and sterile caves of denial.””

David L. Hatton

#Art #Artist #Atheism #Creativity #Denial #God #Intelligent Design #Scepticism


“I dream a lot. I do more painting when I'm not painting. It's in the subconscious.”

Andrew Wyeth

#Art #Painting


I've sort of escaped my background, as people often do, through art and culture.

Danny Boyle

#Art #Background #Culture #Sort


“To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.”

Robert A. Schumann

#Art #Artist #Darkness #Duty


“Jazz is known all over the world as an American musical art form and that's it. No America, no jazz. I've seen people try to connect it to other countries, for instance to Africa, but it doesn't have a damn thing to do with Africa.”

Art Blakey

#America #Art #Jazz #World


“The artist is the only one who knows that the world is a subjective creation, that there is a choice to be made, a selection of elements”

Anais Nin

#Art #Artist #Choice #Creation #Subjective #World