Trifles make perfection, and perfection is no trifle.
The artist must create a spark before he can make a fire and before art is born, the artist must be ready to be consumed by the fire of his own creation.
The sole art that suits me is that which, rising from unrest, tends toward serenity.
I believe art is a connection, like passing on a flame.
Progressive art can assist people to learn not only about the objective forces at work in the society in which they live, but also about the intensely social character of their interior lives. Ultimately, it can propel people toward social emancipation.
I am a writer. I suppose I think that the highest gift that man has is art, and I am audacious enough to think of myself as an artist - that there is both joy and beauty and illumination and communion between people to be achieved through the dissection of personality.
I wanted to start a revolution, using art to build the sort of society I myself envisioned.
Cleanliness is the scourge of art.
One day, I'll be a crazy old lady with long rainbow hair living in the woods. I will have a rad tree house with tons of rooms for people to come over, recharge, and make art.
Smiles come naturally to me, but I started thinking of them as an art form at my command. I studied all the time. I looked at magazines, I'd practice in front of the mirror and I'd ask photographers about the best angles. I can now pull out a smile at will.
Like music and art, love of nature is a common language that can transcend political or social boundaries.
Programming is the art of algorithm design and the craft of debugging errant code.
Wisdom is nothing but a preparation of the soul, a capacity, a secret art of thinking, feeling and breathing thoughts of unity at every moment of life.
The art of war is of vital importance to the state. It is a matter of life and death, a road either to safety or to ruin. Hence it is a subject of inquiry which can on no account be neglected.
I like to change. A new lamp, a piece of art, can transform a room.
Be true to yourself. Make each day a masterpiece. Help others. Drink deeply from good books. Make friendship a fine art. Build a shelter against a rainy day.
In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.
Sculpture is the art of the intelligence.
A lot of cinematography is intuition. It's an art, not a formula.
Good management is the art of making problems so interesting and their solutions so constructive that everyone wants to get to work and deal with them.