Only by examining our personal biases can we truly grow as artists; only by cultivating empathy can we truly grow as people.
Quote by Jen Knox
The artist alone sees spirits. But after he has told of their appearing to him,...
Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.
We won't have a society if we destroy the environment
I consciously choose the dog's path through life. I shall be poor; I shall be...
To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of...
While I recognize the necessity for a basis of observed reality... true art lies in...
Only through art can we emerge from ourselves and know what another person sees
I knew that I had come face to face with some one whose mere personality...
Creative without strategy is called 'art.' Creative with strategy is called 'advertising.'
Trying to force creativity is never good.
What is art? Nature concentrated.
The progress of an artist is a continual self-sacrifice, a continual extinction of personality.
Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we...
Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others.
An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.
To a true artist only that face is beautiful which, quite apart from its exterior,...
Our natures are a lot like oil, mix us with anything else, and we strive...
I've never known a musician who regretted being one. Whatever deceptions life may have in...
The artist is the opposite of the politically minded individual, the opposite of the reformer,...
God and other artists are always a little obscure.
We live in a culture that discourages empathy. A culture that too often tells us...
Without some goal and some effort to reach it, no one can live.
The old philosophy was that parents, especially mothers, caused their kids to become schizophrenic. Now...
Truth is the most powerful thing in the world, since even fiction itself must be...
Most of the time I quote myself. It's not arrogance, it's a writer's job.