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Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

- Twyla Tharp

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Print Drawing is the honesty of the art. There is no possibility of cheating. It is either good or bad.
- Salvador Dali
Visual Arts
Print Do not fear mistakes, there are none.
- Miles Davis
Music
Print The truest expression of a people is in its dances and its music. Bodies never lie.
- Agnes De Mille
Dance
Print Only when he no longer knows what he is doing does the painter do good things.
- Edgar Degas
Visual Arts
Print Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.
- Edgar Degas
Visual Arts
Print The only way to do it is to do it.
- Merce Cunningham
Dance
Print Good choreography fuses eye, ear, and mind.
- Arlene Croce
Dance
Print The artist is not a special kind of man, but every man is a special kind of artist.
- A.K. Coomaraswamy
Visual Arts
Print You have to systematically create confusion, it sets creativity free.
- Salvador Dali
Visual Arts
Print When I paint, the sea roars. The others splash about in the bath.
- Salvador Dali
Visual Arts
Print People love mystery, and that is why they love my paintings.
- Salvador Dali
Visual Arts
Print Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.
- Salvador Dali
Visual Arts
Print Playing "bop" is like playing Scrabble with all the vowels missing.
- Duke Ellington
Music
Print Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
- Albert Einstein
Visual Arts
Print It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.
- Albert Einstein
Visual Arts
Print Music is my mistress, and she plays second fiddle to no one.
- Duke Ellington
Music
Print I do not want life to imitate art. I want life to be art.
- Carrie Fisher
Theater
Print Dance is so important in the world. It needs no language. Our bodies speak a language of its own.
- Ibrahim Farrah
Dance
Print Move your neck according to the music.
- Ethiopian Proverb
Dance
Print The high note is not the only thing.
- Placido Domingo
Music
Print It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
- Walt Disney
Media Arts
Print This is a world of action, and not for moping and droning in.
- Charles Dickens
Literary Arts
Print Dancing is the poetry of the foot.
- John Dryden
Dance
Print If at first the idea is not absurd, then there is no hope for it.
- Albert Einstein
Literary Arts
Print The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious, the source of all art and science.
- Albert Einstein
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