“I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.”

Vincent van Gogh

“I make pictures and someone comes in and calls it art.”

Willem de Kooning

“Creativity, more often than not, comes about through
the interaction of different disciplinairy ways of seeing things.”

Ken Robinson

“Creativity takes courage.”

Henri Matisse

“Imagination is more important than knowledge.”

Albert Einstein

“It is not important to make many pictures,
but that I have one picture right.”

Piet Mondriaan

“Painting is easy when you don’t know how,
but very difficult when you do.”

Edgar Degas

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious.
It is the source of all true art and science.”

Albert Einstein

If I stretch my arms and wonder where my fingers are
that is all the space I need as a painter.

Willem de Kooning

“The principles of true art is not to portray, but to evoke.”

Jerzy Kosinski

“What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything.”

Vincent van Gogh

“The only true wisdom is knowing that you know nothing.”


““If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.”

Edward Hopper

“Learn all there is to learn, and then choose your own path.”

Georg Friedrich Händel

“If money is where you find happiness,
you will always be poor.”

Nate  Feuerstein

“Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events;
small minds discuss people.”

Eleanor Roosevelt

“There is a crack in everything, that’s how the light gets in.”

Leonard Cohen

“The myth is in art.”

Yves Klein

“Every good artist paints what he is.”

Jackson Pollock