I have nothing to hide in art. The initial force alone can bring anyone to the end he must attain.
With an apple I will astonish Paris.
The artist makes things concrete and gives them individuality.
Art is a harmony parallel with nature.
When I judge art, I take my painting and put it next to a God made object like a tree or flower. If it clashes, it is not art.
I'll always be grateful to the public of intelligent amateurs.
My age and health will never allow me to realize the dream of art I've been pursuing all my life.
I allow no one to touch me.
There are two things in the painter, the eye and the mind; each of them should aid the other.
One does not substitute oneself for the past, one merely adds to it a new link.
Pure drawing is an abstraction. Drawing and colour are not distinct, everything in nature is coloured.
Genius is the ability to renew one's emotions in daily experience.