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- Placido Domingo

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Print When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.
- John Ruskin
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Print A work of art is a world in itself, reflecting senses and emotions of the artist’s world.
- Hans Hofman
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Print Architecture is inhabited sculpture.
- Constantin Brancusi
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Print Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.
- Henry Ward Beecher
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Print Imagination has always had powers of resurrection that no science can match.
- Ingrid Bengis
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Print We shape our buildings; thereafter they shape us.
- Sir Winston Churchill
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Print In life, as in art, the beautiful moves in curves.
- Edward George Bulwer-Lytton
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Print Learning is an active process. We learn by doing.
- Dale Carnegie
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Print Don’t be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.
- Paul Cézanne
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Print Painting from nature is not copying the object; it is realizing one's sensations.
- Paul Cézanne
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Print Any museum can invite you to look. A great one changes the way you see.
- Anonymous
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Print Art is a fruit that grows in man, like a fruit on a plant, or a child in its mother’s womb.
- Jean Arp
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Print The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
- Aristotle
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Print Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.
- Scott Adams
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Print Good art is not what it looks like, but what it does to us.
- Roy Adzak
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Print Countless unseen details are often the only difference between mediocre and magnificent.
- Anonymous
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Print Art is the imagination expressed through the senses.
- Anonymous
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Print Genius is childhood recalled at will.
- Charles Baudelaire
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Print The essence of all art is to have pleasure in giving pleasure.
- Mikhail Baryshnikov
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Print The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.
- Sir Francis Bacon
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Print Anything in any way beautiful derives its beauty from itself and asks nothing beyond itself.
- Marcus Aurelius
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Print Color in a picture is like enthusiasm in life.
- Vincent Van Gogh
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Print We are shaped and fashioned by what we love.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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Print The only time I feel alive is when I’m painting.
- Vincent Van Gogh
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Print No artist is ahead of his time. He is his time. It is just that the others are behind the time.
- Martha Graham
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