Genius is the ability to renew one's emotions in daily experience.
Quote by Paul Cezanne
Paul Cezanne Quotes
There are two things in the painter, the eye and the mind; each of them...
For an impressionist to paint from nature is not to paint the subject, but to...
The clear French landscape is as pure as a verse of Racine.
If isolation tempers the strong, it is the stumbling-block of the uncertain.
Is art really the priesthood that demands the pure in heart who belong to it...
It's so fine and yet so terrible to stand in front of a blank canvas.
Art is a harmony parallel with nature.
Shadow is a colour as light is, but less brilliant; light and shadow are only...
I am a pupil of Pissarro.
The day is coming when a single carrot, freshly observed, will set off a revolution.
We live in a rainbow of chaos.
My age and health will never allow me to realize the dream of art I've...
Optics, developing in us through study, teach us to see.
We must not be content to memorize the beautiful formulas of our illustrious predecessors. Let...
I am the primitive of the method I have invented.
The world doesn't understand me and I don't understand the world, that's why I've withdrawn...
Pure drawing is an abstraction. Drawing and colour are not distinct, everything in nature is...
Painting is damned difficult - you always think you've got it, but you haven't.
A puny body weakens the soul.
My nervous system is enfeebled, only work in oils can sustain me.