"Art is a jealous Mistress..."

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Art Quotes

“Art is man’s constant effort to create for himself a different order of reality from that which is given to him...” Chinua Achebe

“All Art is political in the sense that it serves someone’s politics..” August Wilson

“Art never expresses anything but itself...” Oscar Wilde

“It was the job of Art to bring true feelings alive. To shock people into Awareness...” Michael Crichton

“Art is anything you can do well. Anything you can do with quality...” Robert M. Pirsig

“Art is a jealous Mistress...” Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Art...is an attempt to bring order out of chaos...” Stephen Sondheim

A good painting to me has always been like a friend. It keeps me company, comforts and inspires.
Hedy Lamarr

A great artist is always before his time or behind it. George Edward Moore

A guilty conscience needs to confess. A work of art is a confession. Albert Camus


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