Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. - Scott Adams
Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.
- Henry Ward Beecher
This world is but a canvas to our imagination. - Henry David Thoreau
Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist. - Pablo Picasso
If you hear a voice within you say ‘you cannot paint’, then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced.
- Vincent Van Gogh
No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist. - Oscar Wilde
Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time. - Thomas Merton
The artist who aims at perfection in everything achieves it in nothing. - Eugene Delacroix
Without tradition, art is a flock of sheep without a shepherd. Without innovation, it is a corpse.
- Winston Churchill
Good art is art that allows you to enter it from a variety of angles and to emerge with a variety of views.
- Mary Schmich
Art is the only way to run away without leaving home. - Twyla Tharp
Every artist was first an amateur. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
We have art in order not to die of the truth. - Friedrich Nietzsche
An artist never really finishes his work, he merely abandons it. - Paul Valery
To send light into the darkness of men’s hearts - such is the duty of the artist.
- Robert Schumann