It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.— Albert Einstein
Off-limits Creative Art quotations
Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.
Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing.
Making your unknown known is the important thing.
Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.
The only people who get paid enough, get paid what they're worth are people who don't follow the instruction book, who create art, who are innovative, who work without a map. That option is now available to everyone to take it.
I am seeking, I am striving, I am in it with all my heart.
I'm not an abstractionist. I'm not interested in the relationship of color or form or anything else. I'm interested only in expressing basic human emotions: tragedy, ecstasy, doom, and so on.
The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.
In order to be created, a work of art must first make use of the dark forces of the soul
Art alone makes life possible - this is how radically I should like to formulate it. I would say that without art man is inconceivable in physiological terms... Even the act of peeling a potato can be an artistic act if it is consciously done.
Art itself cannot be taught, but craftsmanship can.
Architects, painters, sculptors are all craftsmen in the original sense of the word. Thus it is a fundamental requirement of all artistic creativity that every student undergo a thorough training in the workshops of all branches of the crafts.
Fantasy, abandoned by reason, produces impossible monsters;
united with it, she is the mother of the arts and the origin of marvels.
Sciences provide an understanding of a universal experience, Arts are a universal understanding of a personal experience... they are both a part of us and a manifestation of the same thing... the arts and sciences are avatars of human creativity
Art is not communicative, art is not reflexive.
Art, science, philosophy are neither contemplative, neither reflexive, nor communicative. They are creative, that's all.
The truth of Zen, just a little bit of it, is what turns one's humdrum life, a life of monotonous, uninspiring commonplaceness, into one of art, full of genuine inner creativity.
The observer must learn to look at the picture as a graphic representation of a mood and not as a representation of objects.
Art is a reflection of God's creativity, an evidence that we are made in the image of God.
No other creative field is as closed to those who are not white and male as is the visual arts. After I decided to be an artist, the first thing that I had to believe was that I, a black woman, could penetrate the art scene, and that, further, I could do so without sacrificing one iota of my blackness or my femaleness or my humanity.
We should not have a tin cup out for something as important as the arts in this country, the richest in the world. Creative artists are always begging, but always being used when it's time to show us at our best.
When I close my eyes, my imagination roams free.
In the same way I want to create spaces for video art that rethink the very nature of the medium itself. I want to discover new ways of configuring the world, both the world outside and the world within
The life of a designer is a life of fight: fight against the ugliness.
There should be something revelatory about art.
It should be totally creative and open doors for new thoughts and experiences.
Art will remain the most astonishing activity of mankind born out of struggle between wisdom and madness, between dream and reality in our mind.
A designer is a planner with an aesthetic sense.
The difference between science and the arts is not that they are different sides of the same coin even, or even different parts of the same continuum, but rather, they are manifestations of the same thing. The arts and sciences are avatars of human creativity.
The arts and sciences are avatars of human creativity.
It can become an exercise in trying to get the reader to like and admire you instead of an exercise in creative art.
Science strives for answers, but art is happy with a good question.
You're mind is working at its best when you're being paranoid.
You explore every avenue and possibility of your situation at high speed with total clarity.
There's a high school in Camden, New Jersey, I call the Jill Scott School.
It's the Camden Creative Arts High School. Those teachers and kids are so passionate about what they do, and 98 percent of the senior class went on to college.
Love , creativity, and opportunity is in the air. Take it in and do your thing.
One has a nose. The nose scents and it chooses. An artist is simply a kind of pig snouting truffles.
The power of nature is what all art strives to be.
The more we can get in tune with the harmony of the planet, the more our art can benefit from that relationship.
The idea of infinity cannot be expressed in words or even described, but it can be apprehended through art, which makes infinity tangible. The absolute is only attainable through faith and in the creative act.
To improve our schools, we have to humanize them and make education personal to every student and teacher in the system. Education is always about relationships. Great teachers are not just instructors and test administrators: They are mentors, coaches, motivators, and lifelong sources of inspiration to their students.
Don't think about making art, just get it done.
Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.
Art cannot be criticized because every mistake is a new creation
With the most primitive means the artist creates something which the most ingenious and efficient technology will never be able to create.