He who works with his hands and his head and his heart is an artist— Francis of Assisi
Astounding Good Art quotations
The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch them without doing anything.
May your coming year be filled with magic and dreams and good madness.
I hope you read some fine books and kiss someone who thinks you're wonderful, and don't forget to make some art -- write or draw or build or sing or live as only you can. And I hope, somewhere in the next year, you surprise yourself.
Keep a good heart. That's the most important thing in life. It's not how much money you make or what you can acquire. The art of it is to keep a good heart.
You're a work of art. Not everyone will understand you, but the ones who do, will never forget about you.
Painting is self-discovery. Every good artist paints what he is.
Good generals select intelligent officers, thoughtful advisors, and brave subordinates. They oversee their troops like a fierce tiger with wings.
Good management is the art of making problems so interesting and their solutions so constructive that everyone wants to get to work and deal with them.
Just do what works for you, because there will always be someone who thinks differently.
I believe that every human being should try to do good for someone else.
There are so many different ways to do it. My art can be an instrument for helping people... What a good feeling - that I can do that with my art.
One of the things my career as an artist might say to young artists is: The things that are close to you are the things you can photograph the best. And unless you photograph what you love, you are not going to make good art.
Compassion may be called the fundamental of all good art because it alone can tell you what other beings feel and experience. Only compassion severs the bonds of your personal limitations, and gives you deep access into the inner life of the character you study, without which you cannot properly prepare it for the stage
Persist to overcome. He that can't endure the bad, will not live to see the good.
A leader leads by example not by force.
Nowadays, with digital printing, it's so easy to make everything perfect, which is not always a good idea. Sometimes the mistakes are really what make a piece.
Design can be art. Design can be aesthetics. Design is so simple, that's why it is so complicated.
Never regret a day in your life: good days give happiness, bad days give experience, worst days give lessons, and best days give memories.
Good art provides people with a vocabulary about things they can't articulate.
Never sound pompous. You always sound noble, noble. Absolute character of music is nobility. Even popular music can be noble, you see. If it's not noble, then it's not very good... Music is an art of emotion, of nobility, of dignity, of greatness, of love, of tenderness. All that must be brought out in music but never a show of pompousness.
The test of a work of art is, in the end, our affection for it, not our ability to explain why it is good.
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms.
To do the right thing at the right season is a great art.
I never design a building before I've seen the site and met the people who will be using it.
There are two dirty words in photography, one is art, the other is good taste
Whatever is good for you soul, do that.
Good teaching is more a giving of right questions than a giving of right answers.
Good art is art that allows you to enter it from a variety of angles and to emerge with a variety of views.
Never stop looking, no matter where you are, everywhere there are good photographs
If you want to be good at something, you must first be willing to be bad at it.
Fred Astaire is my hero. I love him because he was willing to kill himself to make his art look effortless. And because he proved it's possible to be an artist and a good person.
All good things come by grace, and grace comes by art, and art does not come easy.
Science strives for answers, but art is happy with a good question.
Friendship picks you up when the world lets you down.
Good science and good art are always about a condition of awe.
I don't think there is any other function for the poet or the scientist in the human tribe but the astonishment of the soul.
For me, art can reflect the celebration of the simple and good things in life.
This is most important to me!
What i like about photographs is that they capture a moment that’s gone forever, impossible to reproduce.
Every may not be good, but there's something good in every day.
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.
The attempt to divide art and politics is a bourgeois which says good poetry, art, cannot be political, but since everything is … political, even an artist or work that claims not to have any politics is making a political statement by that act.
There is no more sombre enemy of good art than the pram in the hall.
You have to fight through the bad days in order to earn the best days.
We think of photography as pictures. And it is. But I think of photography as ideas. And do the pictures sustain your ideas or are they just good pictures? I want to have an experience in the world that is a deepening experience, that makes me feel alive and awake and conscious.
Be true to yourself, help others, make each day your masterpiece, make friendship a fine art, drink deeply from good books - especially the Bible, build a shelter against a rainy day, give thanks for your blessings and pray for guidance every day.
That's what hell must be like, small chat to the babbling of Lethe about the good old days when we wished we were dead.
We have always been shameless about stealing great ideas.
The good qualities in our soul are most successfully and forcefully awakened by the power of art. Just as science is the intellect of the world, art is its soul.