Don't be an art critic. Paint. There lies salvation.
Quote by Paul Cezanne
Paul Cezanne Quotes
The truth is in nature, and I shall prove it.
The awareness of our own strength makes us modest.
When I judge art, I take my painting and put it next to a God...
I am a pupil of Pissarro.
If isolation tempers the strong, it is the stumbling-block of the uncertain.
Is it the factitious and the conventional that most surely succeed on earth and in...
Tell me, do you think I'm going mad? I sometimes wonder, you know.
I lack the magnificent richness of color that animates nature.
Shadow is a colour as light is, but less brilliant; light and shadow are only...
With a painter's temperament, all that's needed are the means of expression sufficient to be...
There are two things in the painter, the eye and the mind; each of them...
I could paint for a hundred years, a thousand years without stopping and I would...
I'll always be grateful to the public of intelligent amateurs.
I am more a friend of art than a producer of painting.
Painting from nature is not copying the object; it is realizing one's sensations.
Art is a harmony parallel with nature.
We must not be content to memorize the beautiful formulas of our illustrious predecessors. Let...
I must be more sensible and realize that at my age, illusions are hardly permitted...
I have sworn to die painting.
With an apple I will astonish Paris.