Kutipan (Quote) - Art (5)

Art consists of limitation. The most beautiful part of every picture is the frame.
Gilbert K. Chesterton

Fashion is only the attempt to realize art in living forms and social intercourse.
Francis Bacon

When I judge art, I take my painting and put it next to a God made object like a tree or flower. If it clashes, it is not art.
Paul Cezanne

Lesser artists borrow, great artists steal.
Igor Stravinsky

Rules and models destroy genius and art.
William Hazlitt

Every production of an artist should be the expression of an adventure of his soul.
W. Somerset Maugham

If we could but paint with the hand what we see with the eye.
Honore de Balzac

Life is painting a picture, not doing a sum.
Oliver Wendell Holmes

Trifles make perfection, and perfection is no trifle.

Art is a revolt against fate. All art is a revolt against man's fate.
Andre Malraux

Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first.
Arthur Schopenhauer

So vast is art, so narrow human wit.
Alexander Pope

The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.
Walt Whitman

Advertising is the greatest art form of the 20th century.
Marshall McLuhan

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

Art is the stored honey of the human soul, gathered on wings of misery and travail.
Theodore Dreiser

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.
Pablo Picasso

To make us feel small in the right way is a function of art; men can only make us feel small in the wrong way.
E. M. Forster

In art as in love, instinct is enough.
Anatole France

The sculptor produces the beautiful statue by chipping away such parts of the marble block as are not needed - it is a process of elimination.
Elbert Hubbard

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