Art Quotes

"Art is the Queen of all sciences communicating knowledge to all the generations of the world." 
~ Leonardo da Vinci

                                               "Art is the signature of civilizations."~Beverly Sills

            "Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it, we go nowhere."
                                                                            ~ Carl Sagan

"Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep." Scott Adams  

"If you hear a voice within you say "you cannot paint," then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced." ~Vincent Van Gogh

"My love of fine art increased - the more of it I saw, the more of it I wanted to see." ~ Paul Getty

"Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do." ~ Edgar Degas

"Painting is just another way of keeping a diary." ~ Pablo Picasso

"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance." Aristotle

                                                "Art is literacy of the heart" ~ Elliot Eisner 

                        "Good art is not what it looks like, but what it does to us."  Roy Adzak

"Color is the keyboard, the eyes are the harmonies, the soul is the piano with many strings.                                      The artist is the hand that plays, touching one key or another, to cause vibrations in the soul."  

~Wassily Kandinsky