Art is either plagiarism or revolution.
Art is a step from what is obvious and well-known toward what is arcane and concealed.
Art is the objectification of feeling.
I put my heart and my soul into my work, and have lost my mind in the process.
That’s why people listen to music or look at paintings. To get in touch with that wholeness.
You can’t depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.
An artist never really finishes his work, he merely abandons it.
Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.
I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.
Every artist writes his own autobiography.
The vitality of a new movement in Art must be gauged by the fury it arouses.
Painting, n.: The art of protecting flat surfaces from the weather, and exposing them to the critic.
If we could but paint with the hand what we see with the eye.
In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.
Even a stopped clock is right twice a day.
A child of five would understand this. Send someone to fetch a child of five.
The safe way to double your money is to fold it over once and put it in your pocket.
Half the lies they tell about me aren’t true.
My life needs editing.
By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.
All my life, I always wanted to be somebody. Now I see that I should have been more specific.
The real menace in dealing with a five-year-old is that in no time at all you begin to sound like a five-year-old.
I buy expensive suits. They just look cheap on me.