With color one obtains an energy that seems to stem from witchcraft.
Quote by Henri Matisse
Henri Matisse Quotes
Jazz is rhythm and meaning.
There is nothing more difficult for a truly creative painter than to paint a rose,...
My curves are not crazy.
It is only after years of preparation that the young artist should touch color -...
I would like to recapture that freshness of vision which is characteristic of extreme youth...
Instinct must be thwarted just as one prunes the branches of a tree so that...
Drawing is like making an expressive gesture with the advantage of permanence.
Work cures everything.
It has bothered me all my life that I do not paint like everybody else.
I did my sculpture as a painter. I did not work as a sculptor.
A picture must possess a real power to generate light [and] for a long time...
All that I really have to recount are observations and notes made during the course...
I have always tried to hide my efforts and wished my works to have a...
A picture must possess a real power to generate light and for a long time...
What I dream of is an art of balance, of purity and serenity devoid of...
Impressionism is the newspaper of the soul.
Creativity takes courage.
The metaphor is perhaps one of man's most fruitful potentialities. Its efficacy verges on magic,...
Men create real miracles when they use their God-given courage and intelligence
All you need to do is hold on tight...and believe.