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  1. No masterpiece was ever created by a lazy artist.

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

  3. It is either easy or impossible.

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  4. Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

  5. Wars have never hurt anybody except the people who die.

  6. There is only one difference between a madman and me. I am not mad.

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  7. Take me, I am the drug; take me, I am hallucinogenic.

  8. At the age of six I wanted to be a cook. At seven I wanted to be Napoleon. And my ambition has been growing steadily ever since.

  9. The difference between false memories and true ones is the same as for jewels: it is always the false ones that look the most real, the most brilliant.

  10. The only difference between me and a madman is that I am not mad.

  11. Don't bother about being modern. Unfortunately it is the one thing that, whatever you do, you cannot avoid.

  12. Let my enemies devour each other.

  13. I have Dalinian thought: the one thing the world will never have enough of is the outrageous.

  14. The first man to compare the cheeks of a young woman to a rose was obviously a poet; the first to repeat it was possibly an idiot.

  15. Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.

  16. The secret of my influence has always been that it remained secret.

  17. I do not paint a portrait to look like the subject, rather does the person grow to look like his portrait.

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  18. There are some days when I think I'm going to die from an overdose of satisfaction.

  19. I seated ugliness on my knee, and almost immediately grew tired of it.

  20. There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he is sane. I know I am mad.

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  21. It is good taste, and good taste alone, that possesses the power to sterilize and is always the first handicap to any creative functioning.

  22. This grandiose tragedy that we call modern art.

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  23. Each morning when I awake, I experience again a supreme pleasure - that of being Salvador Dali.

  24. We are all hungry and thirsty for concrete images. Abstract art will have been good for one thing: to restore its exact virginity to figurative art.

  25. In order to acquire a growing and lasting respect in society, it is a good thing, if you possess great talent, to give, early in your youth, a very hard kick to the right shin of the society that you love. After that, be a snob.

  26. Drawing is the honesty of the art. There is no possibility of cheating. It is either good or bad.

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  27. The thermometer of success is merely the jealousy of the malcontents.

  28. We must always remember that the Chinese revolution was not a peasant's revolution, but one of the extreme Right.

  29. Painting is an infinitely minute part of my personality.

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  30. The terrifying and edible beauty of Art Nouveau architecture.

  31. I don't do drugs. I am drugs.

  32. Democratic societies are unfit for the publication of such thunderous revelations as I am in the habit of making.

  33. Mistakes are almost always of a sacred nature. Never try to correct them. On the contrary: rationalize them, understand them thoroughly. After that, it will be possible for you to sublimate them.

  34. Liking money like I like it, is nothing less than mysticism. Money is a glory.

  35. Instead of stubbornly attempting to use surrealism for purposes of subversion, it is necessary to try to make of surrealism something as solid, complete and classic as the works of museums.

  36. What is a television apparatus to man, who has only to shut his eyes to see the most inaccessible regions of the seen and the never seen, who has only to imagine in order to pierce through walls and cause all the planetary Baghdads of his dreams to rise from the dust.

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  1. Picture quote by Salvador Dali about inspirational

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

  2. Picture quote by Salvador Dali about perfection

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

  3. Picture quote by Salvador Dali about drugs

    I don't do drugs, I am drugs.

  4. Picture quote by Salvador Dali about existence

    Each morning when I awake, I experience again a supreme pleasure of being.

  5. Picture quote by Salvador Dali about imitate

    Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

  6. Picture quote by Salvador Dali about intelligence

    Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.

  7. Picture quote by Salvador Dali about art

    I don't do drugs, I am drugs !

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About Salvador Dali

Where is Salvador Dali from? Salvador Dali is Spanish who said awesome wise words. Well-known and respected in Spanish society for wise sayings. The following quotations and images represent the Spanish nature embed in Salvador Dali's character.

What Salvador Dali was famous for? Salvador Dali is famous painter with many good quotes. Influential and well recognized painter all over the world. Browse a lot of Salvador Dali books and reference books with quotes from Salvador Dali on Amazon.

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When was Salvador Dali birthday? Salvador Dali was born on May 11, 1904.

Who is Salvador Dali? Some facts about Salvador Dali from biography. Salvador Domingo Felipe Jacinto Dalí i Domènech, 1st Marqués de Dalí de Pubol, known as Salvador Dalí, was a prominent Spanish Catalan surrealist painter born in Figueres, Spain.... Read more about Salvador Dali on Wikipedia or watch videos with quotes from Salvador Dali on YouTube. Browse a lot of books about Salvador Dali on Amazon to get more reference.


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