Quotes About Art and Creativity

Art Quotes: We hope that the following artist quotes and art quotes will help you find the inspiration quote you need in order to accomplish all of your goals, projects, and dreams. So go ahead and find inspiration, create something amazing, and contribute to the beauty of this world in your own unique way!

Here is 38 Best collection of art and quotes by famous artists:

“Everything you can imagine is real.” Pablo Picasso

“A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.” George Bernard Shaw

“Eleanor was right. She never looked nice. She looked like art, and art wasn't supposed to look nice; it was supposed to make you feel something.” Rainbow Rowell, Eleanor & Park

“Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.” Leonardo da Vinci

“You must have chaos within you to give birth to a dancing star.” Friedrich Nietzsche

“A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.” Leonardo da Vinci

“The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious. It is the fundamental emotion that stands at the cradle of true art and true science.” Albert Einstein, The World As I See It

Art quote : “If I create from the heart, nearly everything works: if from the head, almost nothing.” ~ Marc Chagall

“Any fool can be happy. It takes a man with real heart to make beauty out of the stuff that makes us weep.” Clive Barker, Days of Magic, Nights of War

“I dream my painting and I paint my dream.” Vincent Van Gogh

“If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.” Émile Zola

“Art and love are the same thing: It’s the process of seeing yourself in things that are not you.” Chuck Klosterman, Killing Yourself to Live: 85% of a True Story

“One ought, every day at least, to hear a little song, read a good poem, see a fine picture, and, if it were possible, to speak a few reasonable words.” Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship

“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.” Thomas Merton, No Man Is an Island

“Life doesn't imitate art, it imitates bad television.” Woody Allen

“Do you not see how necessary a world of pains and troubles is to school an intelligence and make it a soul?” John Keats, Letters of John Keats

“What i like about photographs is that they capture a moment that’s gone forever, impossible to reproduce.” Karl Lagerfeld

“I don't mind being burdened with being glamorous and sexual. Beauty and femininity are ageless and can't be contrived, and glamour, although the manufacturers won't like this, cannot be manufactured. Not real glamour; it's based on femininity.” Marilyn Monroe

Art quote: “Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.” ~ Degas

“Art is the only serious thing in the world. And the artist is the only person who is never serious.” Oscar Wilde

“Creativity takes courage. ” Henri Matisse

“We don't make mistakes, just happy little accidents.” Bob Ross

“It would be possible to describe everything scientifically, but it would make no sense; it would be without meaning, as if you described a Beethoven symphony as a variation of wave pressure.” Albert Einstein

Art quote : “The works must be conceived with fire in the soul but executed with clinical coolness.” – Joan Miro

“There is nothing more truly artistic than to love people.” Vincent Van Gogh

“Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses but the soul.” Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray

“The human body is the best work of art.” Jess C. Scott

“Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter.” Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray

“The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.” Leonardo da Vinci

“Art without emotion its like chocolate cake without sugar. It makes you gag.”Laurie Halse Anderson, Speak

Art quote: “I am independent! I can live and I love to work.” ~ Mary Cassatt

“An artist's only concern is to shoot for some kind of perfection, and on his own terms, not anyone else's.” J.D. Salinger, Franny and Zooey

“Imagination governs the world.” Napoléon Bonaparte

“I don't paint dreams or nightmares, I paint my own reality.”Frida Kahlo

“Like any artist without an art form, she became dangerous.” Toni Morrison, Sula

“Art, like morality, consists of drawing the line somewhere.” G.K. Chesterton, Orthodoxy

“Art never responds to the wish to make it democratic; it is not for everybody; it is only for those who are willing to undergo the effort needed to understand it.” Flannery O'Connor, Mystery and Manners: Occasional Prose

Art quote: “The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.” ~ Auguste Rodin

“Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without.” Confucius, The Book of Rites

“Life is a blank canvas, and you need to throw all the paint on it you can.” Danny Kaye

“Art should comfort the disturbed and disturb the comfortable.”Banksy

“life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one”Stella Adler

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