A lot of people thought I wasn't doing anything because I was spending a lot of time socialising and going out, but I've always managed to get work actually done.
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Damien Hirst Quotes
I think suicide is the most perfect thing you can do in life.
But whenever I look at the question of how to live, the answer's always staring...
The goal in life is to be solid, whereas the way that life works is...
In an artwork you're always looking for artistic decisions, so an ashtray is perfect. An...
I made one untitled piece.
Immortality is really desirable, I guess. In terms of images, anyway.
But the answer to how to live is to stop thinking about it. And just...
I always ignore money.
Artists are like everybody else.
Sometimes when you're drunk you can see better.
Most people live in the city and go to the country at the weekend, and...
So smoking is the perfect way to commit suicide without actually dying. I smoke because...
There's no possible way you can get what you want.
I think an ashtray is the most fantastically real thing.
I always feel like the art's there and I just see it, so it's not...
But I'm more interested in why people are frightened by Jaws and why Jaws was...
It'd be nice to make lots of money but it's quite difficult, because every time...
It's such a crass idea - you're either in love or out of love.
My Mum brought me up to believe that if you look after the pennies then...