A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.
Quote by Paul Cezanne
It is impossible for emotion not to come on us in thinking of that time...
The day is coming when a single carrot, freshly observed, will set off a revolution.
I am a pupil of Pissarro.
You say a new era in art is preparing; you sensed it coming; continue your...
I must be more sensible and realize that at my age, illusions are hardly permitted...
Two sittings a day of my models and I'm totally exhausted.
I paint as if I were Rothschild.
I've come to the conclusion that it's not really possible to help others.
My nervous system is enfeebled, only work in oils can sustain me.
We live in a rainbow of chaos.
The truth is in nature, and I shall prove it.
The painter must enclose himself within his work; he must respond not with words, but...
Art is a harmony parallel with nature.
Tell me, do you think I'm going mad? I sometimes wonder, you know.
The most seductive thing about art is the personality of the artist himself.
A puny body weakens the soul.
People think how a sugar basin has no physiognomy, no soul. But it changes every...
Painting from nature is not copying the object; it is realizing one's sensations.
I ask you to pray for me, for once age has overtaken us, we find...
Don't be an art critic. Paint. There lies salvation.