The artist is the confidant of nature, flowers carry on dialogues with him through the graceful bending of their stems and the harmoniously tinted nuances of their blossoms. Every flower has a cordial word which nature directs towards him.
Quote by Auguste Rodin
Sculpture is the art of the hole and the lump.
True artists are almost the only men who do their work for pleasure.
To any artist, worthy of the name, all in nature is beautiful, because his eyes,...
Man's naked form belongs to no particular moment in history; it is eternal, and can...
There are unknown forces in nature; when we give ourselves wholly to her, without reserve,...
I choose a block of marble and chop off whatever I don't need.
I invent nothing, I rediscover.
The modes of expression of men of genius differ as much as their souls, and...
The artist must create a spark before he can make a fire and before art...
Nobody does good to men with impunity.
Inside you there's an artist you don't know about. He's not interested in how things...
Nothing is a waste of time if you use the experience wisely.
Art is contemplation. It is the pleasure of the mind which searches into nature and...
To the artist there is never anything ugly in nature.
It is not a disgrace to fail. Failing is one of the greatest arts in...
My love of fine art increased - the more of it I saw, the more...
Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.
While I recognize the necessity for a basis of observed reality... true art lies in...
Every artist writes his own autobiography.
Art is the most intense mode of invidualism that the world has known.
Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are...