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Collecting art is like a drug. It is both intensely pleasurable and highly addictive.

- Norman Rosenthal

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Print A great sculpture can roll down a hill without breaking.
- Michelangelo
Visual Arts
Print I try to apply colors like words that shape poems, like notes that shape music.
- Joan Miro
Visual Arts
Print All anybody needs to know about prizes is that Mozart never won one.
- Henry Mitchell
Music
Print The arts are the signature of a nation.
- Joan Mondale
Visual Arts
Print My garden is my most beautiful masterpiece.
- Claude Monet
Visual Arts
Print To be an artist is to believe in life.
- Henry S. Moore
Visual Arts
Print O great creator of being, grant us one more hour to perform our art and perfect our lives.
- Jim Morrison
Music
Print In the brush doing what it's doing, it will stumble on what one couldn't do by oneself.
- Robert Motherwell
Visual Arts
Print Art is much less important than life, but what a poor life without it.
- Robert Motherwell
Visual Arts
Print I don't believe in an art that is not born out of man's need to open his heart.
- Edvard Munch
Visual Arts
Print Art is everywhere, except it has to pass through a creative mind.
- Louise Nevelson
Visual Arts
Print Folk music is the original melody of man; it is the musical mirror of the world.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
Music
Print We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once.
- Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
Dance
Print An artist chooses his subjects... that is the way he praises.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
Visual Arts
Print Art is a technique of communication. The image is the most complete technique of all communication.
- Claes Oldenburg
Visual Arts
Print To create one's own world in any of the arts takes courage.
- Georgia O’Keeffe
Visual Arts
Print Master technique and then forget about it and be natural.
- Anna Pavlova
Dance
Print Imagination is the true magic carpet.
- Norman Vincent Peale
Visual Arts
Print If it weren't for the rocks in its bed, the stream would have no song.
- Carl Perkins
Music
Print Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.
- Pablo Picasso
Visual Arts
Print Why do you try to understand art? Do you try to understand the song of a bird?
- Pablo Picasso
Visual Arts
Print Every act of creation is first of all an act of destruction.
- Pablo Picasso
Visual Arts
Print Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.
- Pablo Picasso
Visual Arts
Print Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.
- Pablo Picasso
Visual Arts
Print Nature does many things the way I do, but she hides them!
- Pablo Picasso
Visual Arts
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