Preliminary drawings or sketches in oil or pastel often have an immediacy and emotional appeal far greater than the final canvas.

— Paul Mellon

The most unexpected Paul Mellon quotes that will transform you to a better person

There is no intellectual or emotional substitute for the authentic, the original, the unique masterpiece.

2

Within 18 months of my parents' marriage in 1900, my mother fell in love with an Englishman who would have described himself as a gentleman but who was, in fact, nothing more than a devious adventurer.

1

The horse is an archetypal symbol which will always find ways to stir up deep and moving ancestral memories in every human being.

0

When you give away large sums of money, you can cause as much damage as you may do good.

0

Collecting is the sort of thing that creeps up on you.

0

College isn't the only answer. Reading is a college that you can and should attend all your life.

0
famous quotes