"The design of a dress, furniture, a house, a room, a street and a city are all the same process."
Gianfranco Ferre

"Form follows function."
Louis Sullivan

"I think you achieve a lot more through love than negativity."
Alexa Chung

"The unexamined life is not worth living."

"Genius is the ability to renew one's emotions in daily experience."
Paul Cezanne

"People only see what they are prepared to see."
Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Feet, what do I need you for when I have wings to fly?"
Frida Kahlo

"An artist is a dreamer consenting to dream of the actual world."
George Santayana

"To jealousy, nothing is more frightful than laughter."
Francoise Sagan

"Without craftsmanship, inspiration is a mere reed shaken in the wind."
Johannes Brahms

"All photographs are accurate. None of them is the truth."
Richard Avedon

"Necessity dispenseth with decorum."
Thomas Carlyle

"Creativity comes from a conflict of ideas."
Donatella Versace

"The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money."
Thomas Jefferson

"Perfection is the child of time."
Joseph Hall

"I don't try to describe the future. I try to prevent it."
Ray Bradbury

"Genius is more often found in a cracked pot than in a whole one."
E. B. White

"The more refined and subtle our minds, the more vulnerable they are."
Paul Tournier

"Land really is the best art."
Andy Warhol

"Mountains are earth's undecaying monuments."
Nathaniel Hawthorne

"Joy in looking and comprehending is nature's most beautiful gift."
Albert Einstein

"The difference between false memories and true ones is the same as for jewels: it is always the false ones that look the most real, the most brilliant."
Salvador Dali

"Nature scarcely ever gives us the very best; for that we must have recourse to art."
Baltasar Gracian

"There's a difference between a philosophy and a bumper sticker."
Charles M. Schulz

"Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone."
Pablo Picasso

"I think that everything's hard now anyways, so you might as well do stuff that you love and believe in."
Joan Cusack

"Art is the most beautiful of all lies."
Claude Debussy

"Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing."
Salvador Dali

"You are born an artist or you are not. And you stay an artist, dear, even if your voice is less of a fireworks. The artist is always there."
Maria Callas

"I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty."
Edgar Allan Poe

Next >

Submit quote