Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.

He who loses wealth loses much; he who loses a friend loses more; but he that loses his courage loses all.

Everything you can imagine is real.

Action is the foundational key to all success.

No masterpiece was ever created by a lazy artist.

 image quote by Salvador Dali

Have no fear of perfection. You'll never reach it.

Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.

The phoenix hope, can wing her way through the desert skies, and still defying fortune's spite; revive from ashes and rise.

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

He who loses wealth loses much. He who loses a friend loses more. But he who loses courage loses all.

Those who do not learn from the mistakes of history are doomed to repeat them.

I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.

 image quote by Pablo Picasso

Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone.

Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.

If money was my only motivation, I would organize myself differently.

When I was a child, my mother said to me, 'If you become a soldier, you'll be a general. if you become a monk you'll end up as the pope.' Instead I became a painter and wound up as Picasso.

Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.

It takes a long time to become young.

You must look at who you are and make an effort to know yourself, which is the most difficult knowledge one can imagine.

 image quote by Salvador Dali

A true artist is not one who is inspired, but one who ispires others.

Diligence is the mother of good fortune, and idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.

Drama if I sing, drama if I don't sing. What do you do?

Never stand begging for that which you have the power to earn.

When men and women agree, it is only in their conclusions; their reasons are always different.

All human beings are born with the same creative potential. Most people squander theirs away on a million superflous things. I expend mine on one thing and one thing only: my art.

Yes, thanks to God... my life has a goal, much more important than my artistic activities, that is the struggle against Leukemia.

 image quote by Miguel de Cervantes

Never stand begging for that which you have the power to earn.

Every positive value has its price in negative terms... the genius of Einstein leads to Hiroshima.

My atheism, like that of Spinoza, is true piety towards the universe and denies only gods fashioned by men in their own image, to be servants of their human interests.

There is no greater folly in the world than for a man to despair.

Well I look for an accompanist that does his work well, this to begin.

Through art we express our conception of what nature is not.

Time ripens all things; no man is born wise.

 image quote by Spanish proverbs

Habits begin as cobwebs and end up as chains.

The man who is prepared has his battle half fought.

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

A proverb is a short sentence based on long experience.

I do not seek, I find.

My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso.

Depression is rage spread thin.

 image quote by Maimonides

The risk of a wrong decision is preferable to the terror of indecision.

Nonsense is good only because common sense is so limited.

The greatest foes, and whom we must chiefly combat, are within.

I paint objects as I think them not as I see them.

Little said is soon amended. There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.

Let the first impulse pass, wait for the second.

To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic.

 image quote by Baltasar Gracian

A wise man gets more use from his enemies than a fool from his friends.

Those who'll play with cats must expect to be scratched.

Every child is an artist. The problem is to remain an artist once they grow up.

A wise man learns more from his enemies than a fool from his friends.

Absence -- that common cure of love.

Teach thy tongue to say I do not know and thou shalt progress.

The family is one of nature's masterpieces.

 image quote by George Santayana

Intelligence is quickness in seeing things as they are.

Our dignity is not in what we do, but what we understand.

Be slow of tongue and quick of eye.