quotes tagged with 'artist'
Author: Henri-Frederic Amiel, Source: Unknown
The great artist is the simplifier.
Author: Lawrence S. Cunningham, John J. Reich, Source: Culture & Values: A Survey of the Humanities, Vol. 2
The true artist can finally articulate a vision of what humanity can trust. In the midst of alienation, the artist can brig community and in the midst of ugliness, beauty. The artist, in short, acts not only as a voice of protest but also as a voice of hope.
Author: Pablo Picasso, Source: http://zenhabits.net/2009/09/how-to-be-childlike/
All children are artists. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.
The artist appeals to that part of our being which is not dependent on wisdom; to that in us which is a gift and not an acquisition--and therefore, more permanently enduring. He speaks to our capacity for delight and wonder, to the sense of mystery surrounding our lives; to our sense of pity, and beauty and pain. Author: Joseph Conrad , Source: http://www.mrbauld.com/niggnar.html