Quotes containing word "artist"

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Definitions and meanings of word "artist"

• Noun: a person whose creative work shows sensitivity and imagination

Featured authors with quotes containing word "artist"

Anish Kapoor
8 quotes about artist
Indian Artist, Sculptor
Born 1954
Auguste Rodin
5 quotes about artist
French Sculptor
Thursday 12 November 1840 - Saturday 17 November 1917
Ezra Pound
3 quotes about artist
American Critic, Poet
Friday 30 October 1885 - Wednesday 1 November 1972
Lukas Foss
4 quotes about artist
German Composer
Tuesday 15 August 1922 - Sunday 1 February 2009
Patti Smith
5 quotes about artist
American Writer, Poet, Artist, Musician, Songwriter
Born Friday 20 December 1946
Erykah Badu
3 quotes about artist
American Writer, Actress, Musician, Activist, Producer, Songwriter
Born Friday 26 February 1971
Henry Miller
3 quotes about artist
American Writer, Critic, Author
Saturday 26 December 1891 - Saturday 7 June 1980
Pablo Picasso
4 quotes about artist
Spanish Artist, Designer, Sculptor
Tuesday 25 October 1881 - Sunday 8 April 1973
Andres Serrano
4 quotes about artist
American Artist, Photographer
Born Tuesday 15 August 1950
Andre Gide
2 quotes about artist
French Novelist
Wednesday 22 December 1869 - Monday 19 February 1951
Jackson Pollock
4 quotes about artist
American Artist
Sunday 28 January 1912 - Saturday 11 August 1956
William Faulkner
4 quotes about artist
American Novelist
Saturday 25 September 1897 - Friday 6 July 1962

It ought to be illegal for an artist to marry. If the artist must marry let him find someone more interested in art, or his art, or the artist part of him, than in him. After which let them take tea together three times a week.

Ezra Pound

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The main reason he wanted to be a recording artist was because it gives you much more freedom in your writing. You only have to please the artist and the artist is you so you can be more daring and experimental.

Cynthia Weil

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Being an artist doesn't mean that you're a good artist. That was the bargain I first made with myself: I'd say, I'm an artist, but I'm not really very good.

Paul Simon

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An artist is always alone - if he is an artist. No, what the artist needs is loneliness.

Henry Miller

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Making social comment is an artificial place for an artist to start from. If an artist is touched by some social condition, what the artist creates will reflect that, but you can't force it.

Susan Sontag

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You are born an artist or you are not. And you stay an artist, dear, even if your voice is less of a fireworks. The artist is always there.

Maria Callas

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The product of the artist has become less important than the fact of the artist. We wish to absorb this person. We wish to devour someone who has experienced the tragic. In our society this person is much more important than anything he might create.

David Mamet

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I wanted to become a cartoon artist, a portrait artist, and an illustrator. This was my first idea.

Karl Lagerfeld

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Believe it or not, most people think of me as a recording artist, but actually the way I think of myself and the way I earn my living is as a performing artist.

Helen Reddy

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A record deal doesn't make you an artist; you make yourself an artist.

Lady Gaga

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I see little of more importance to the future of our country and of civilization than full recognition of the place of the artist. If art is to nourish the roots of our culture, society must set the artist free to follow his vision wherever it takes him.

Pauline Kael

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An artist is an artist only because of his exquisite sense of beauty, a sense which shows him intoxicating pleasures, but which at the same time implies and contains an equally exquisite sense of all deformities and all disproportion.

Charles Baudelaire

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But I'm not an artist. Maybe an artist with a small a.

John Galliano

Words: artist, maybe, small
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Even though I build buildings and I pursue my architecture, I pursue it as an artist. I deliberately keep a tiny studio. I don't want to be an architectural firm. I want to remain an artist.

Maya Lin

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Being a cover artist is not like being a real artist. That's just copying what someone else did.

Sebastian Bach

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I have a master plan as an artist. I've always said I'm not going to be punching nobody's clock. I will work as an artist to survive in this world.

Erykah Badu

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The artist belongs to his work, not the work to the artist.

Novalis

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I believed in myself, and I've always worked very, very hard as an artist, and I am an artist in every sense of the word.

Erykah Badu

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Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide

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Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.

Pablo Picasso

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