“All true artists, whether they know it or not, create from a place of no-mind, from inner stillness” -Eckhart Tolle
“The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize” -Robert Hughes
“The artist has to be something life a whale swimming with his mouth open, absorbing everything until he has what he really needs” -Romare Bearden
Art is a guaranty of sanity. That is the most important thing I have said.
An artist can show things that other people are terrified of expressing.
To be an artist, you need to exist in a world of silence.
“No masterpiece was ever created by a lazy artist.”
“If you understand a painting beforehand, you might as well not paint it.”
“The imaginary is what tends to become real.”
“The man who cannot visualize a horse galloping on a tomato is an idiot.”
“The mind which plunges into surrealism, relives with burning excitement the best part of childhood”
“Creativity takes courage” -Henri Matisse