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A child sings before it speaks, dances almost before it walks, music is with us from the beginning.

- Pamela Brown

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Print What art offers is space -- a certain breathing room for the spirit.
- John Updike
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Print Art is the signature of civilizations.
- Beverly Sills
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Print Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.
- Twyla Tharp
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Print Interpretation is the revenge of the intellectual upon art.
- Susan Sontag
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Print Simplicity and repose are the qualities that measure the true value of any work of art.
- Frank Lloyd Wright
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Print You can't make an architect. But you can open the doors and windows toward the light as you see it.
- Frank Lloyd Wright
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Print My instinct about painting says, 'if you don't think about it, it's right.'
- Andy Warhol
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Print An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.
- James McNeill Whistler
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Print It’s all a big game of construction, some with a brush, some with a shovel, some choose a pen.
- Jackson Pollock
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Print The painting has a life of its own.
- Jackson Pollock
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Print The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.
- Marcel Proust
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Print Practice what you know, and it will help to make clear what now you do not know.
- Rembrandt
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Print The artist's job is to be a witness to his time in history.
- Robert Rauschenberg
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Print Why do you try to understand art? Do you try to understand the song of a bird?
- Pablo Picasso
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Print Every act of creation is first of all an act of destruction.
- Pablo Picasso
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Print Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.
- Pablo Picasso
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Print Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.
- Pablo Picasso
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Print Nature does many things the way I do, but she hides them!
- Pablo Picasso
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Print For a long time I limited myself to one color... as a form of discipline.
- Pablo Picasso
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Print Simplicity is the essence of the great, the true, and the beautiful in art.
- George Sand
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Print I was probably born with the ability to draw, but that does not make you an artist.
- James Rosenquist
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Print A room hung with pictures is a room hung with thoughts.
- Joshua Reynolds
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Print Collecting art is like a drug. It is both intensely pleasurable and highly addictive.
- Norman Rosenthal
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Print Art is not a study of positive reality, it is the seeking for ideal truth.
- George Sand
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Print Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it, we go nowhere.
- Carl Sagan
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