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
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I invent nothing, I rediscover.
To any artist, worthy of the name, all in nature is beautiful, because his eyes,...
Art is contemplation. It is the pleasure of the mind which searches into nature and...
Nobody does good to men with impunity.
I choose a block of marble and chop off whatever I don't need.
Sculpture is the art of the hole and the lump.
The artist must create a spark before he can make a fire and before art...
Man's naked form belongs to no particular moment in history; it is eternal, and can...
True artists are almost the only men who do their work for pleasure.
To the artist there is never anything ugly in nature.
Nothing is a waste of time if you use the experience wisely.