A window covered with raindrops interests me more than a photograph of a famous person.— Saul Leiter
Remarkable Beautiful Art quotations
You're a work of art. Not everyone will understand you, but the ones who do, will never forget about you.
I grew up hearing everyone tell me 'God loves you'.
I would say big deal, God loves everybody. That don't make me special! That just proves that God ain't got no taste. And, I don't think He does. Thank God! Because He takes the junk of our lives and makes the most beautiful art.
I have created nothing really beautiful, really lasting, but if I can inspire one of these youngsters to develop the talent I know they possess, then my monument will be in their work.
Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.
Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing.
Making your unknown known is the important thing.
I am seeking, I am striving, I am in it with all my heart.
Music is a beautiful thing to listen to.
It is not a thing to preach to others about, it’s not a cause. It is what it is-and that’s a beautiful artform.
Beautiful things don't ask for attention.
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious.
It is the source of all true art and science.
The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious - the fundamental emotion which stands at the cradle of true art and true science.
In my sculpture, it's not an image I am seeking, it's not an idea.
My goal is to re-live a past emotion. My art is an exorcism, and beauty is something I never talk about.
Be brave enough to hold on to the hope that life will be beautiful again.
The drawings don't start with 'a beautiful mark'.
It has to be a mark of something out there in the world. It doesn't have to be an accurate drawing, but it has to stand for an observation, not something that is abstract, like an emotion.
Tagore once said - art has to be beautiful, but, before that, it has to be truthful.
I would rather die of passion than of boredom.
Beauty isn't about having a pretty face. It's about having a pretty mind, a pretty heart and a pretty soul.
Have you ever learned the beautiful art of letting God take care of you and giving all your thought and strength to pray for others and for the kingdom of God? It will relieve you of a thousand cares.
Everyone should consider his body as a priceless gift from one whom he loves above all, a marvelous work of art, of indescribable beauty, and mystery beyond human conception, and so delicate that a word, a breath, a look, nay, a thought may injure it.
There is a saying in Bali: "We have no art.
We do everything as beautifully as possible." This reflects my philosophy of practice. I try to remember daily what a gift it is to have the privilege of living in this wondrous world.
Kindness is like snow - it beautifies everything it covers.
Choose only one master - Nature.
There is something infinitely healing in the repeated refrains of nature.
The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.
A comfort zone is a beautiful place, but nothing ever grows there.
Design can be art. Design can be aesthetics. Design is so simple, that's why it is so complicated.
All the effects of Nature are only the mathematical consequences of a small number of immutable laws.
Hundreds of years ago, Indian artists created visual images of dancing Shivas in a beautiful series of bronzes. In our time, physicists have used the most advanced technology to portray the patterns of the cosmic dance. The metaphor of the cosmic dance thus unifies ancient mythology, religious art and modern physics.
The ocean is everything I want to be. Beautiful, mysterious, wild and free.
I didn’t want a completely passive viewer.
Art means too much to me. To be able to articulate something visually is really an important thing. I wanted to make work where the viewer wouldn’t walk away; he would giggle nervously, get pulled into history, into fiction, into something totally demeaning and possibly very beautiful
The dream of reason produces monsters.
Imagination deserted by reason creates impossible, useless thoughts. United with reason, imagination is the mother of all art and the source of all its beauty.
Beauty is the adjustment of all parts proportionately so that one cannot add or subtract or change without impairing the harmony of the whole.
Blessed are they who see beautiful things in humble places, where other people see nothing.
Technique does not constitute art. Nor is it a vague, fuzzy romantic quality known as ‘beauty,’ remote from the realities of everyday life. It is the depth and intensity of an artist’s experience that are the first importance in art.
God gave me a great body and it's my duty to take care of my physical temple.
Courtesy is a silver lining around the dark clouds of civilization;
it is the best part of refinement and, in many ways, an art of heroic beauty in the vast gallery of man's cruelty and baseness.
Travel and tell no one, live a true love story and tell no one, live happily and tell no one, people ruin beautiful things.
Disco deserved a better name, a beautiful name because it was a beautiful art form. It made the consumer beautiful. The consumer was the star.
Beauty or beast, the modern skyscraper is a major force with a strong magnetic field. It draws into its physical being all of the factors that propel and characterize modern civilization. The skyscraper is the point where art and the city meet.
Beauty is a form of genius -- is higher, indeed, than genius, as it needs no explanation.
The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.
Courtesy is a silver lining around the dark clouds of civilization;
it is the best part of refinement and in many ways, an art of heroic beauty in the vast gallery of man's cruelty and baseness.
I detest my past, and anyone else's. I detest resignation, patience, professional heroism and obligatory beautiful feelings. I also detest the decorative arts, folklore, advertising, voices making announcements, aerodynamism, boy scouts, the smell of moth balls, events of the moment, and drunken people.
When I see beautiful clothes, I want to keep them, preserve them.
.. Clothes, like architecture and art, reflect an era.
I think jazz is a beautiful, democratic music.
It encourages musicians with very strong, and many times, very different points of view to work together as a team while, at the same time, giving them the space to express their individuality. It's a very important art form and can be used as a model for different cultures to work together.
Computer programming is an art, because it applies accumulated knowledge to the world, because it requires skill and ingenuity, and especially because it produces objects of beauty. A programmer who subconsciously views himself as an artist will enjoy what he does and will do it better.