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All art is a revolt against man's fate.
- Andre' Malraux


Classic art was the art of necessity: modern romantic art bears the stamp of caprice and chance.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson


Nature is a revelation of God; Art a revelation of men. 
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow


We must never forget that art is not a form a propaganda, it is a form of truth.
- John Fitzgerald Kennedy


Art is a form of catharsis.
- Dorothy Parker


The more minimal the art, the more maximum the explanation
- Hilton Kramer


Art is the desire of a man to express himself, to record the reactions of his personality to the world he lives in. 
- Amy Lowell


As long as art is the beauty parlor of civilization, neither art nor civilization is secure. 
- John Dewey


If my husband would ever meet a woman on the street who looked like the women in his paintings, he would fall over in a dead faint.
- Mrs. Pablo Picasso


Art is the most intense mode of individualism that the world has known.
- Oscar Wilde


Fashion is a potency in art, making it hard to judge between the temporary and the lasting.
 - E. C. Stedman


In art the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can inspire.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson


Art is the stored honey of the human soul, gathered on wings of misery and travail.
- Theodore Dreiser


Art is the collaboration between God and the Artist, and the less the artist does the better. 
- Andre' Gide


The people who make art their business are mostly imposters.
- Pablo Picasso


Supreme art is a traditional statement of certain heroic and religious truth, passed on from age to age, modified by individual genius, but never abandoned.
- William Butler Yeats


Art, like morality, consist in drawing the line somewhere.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton


If Art is to nourish the roots of our culture, society must set the artist free to follow his vision wherever it takes him. 
- John Fitzgerald Kennedy


Great art is as irrational as great music. It is mad with its own loveliness.
- George Jean Nathan


The course of Nature is the art of God.
- Edward Young


Art is a jealous mistress, and if a man has a genius for painting, poetry, music, aqrchitecture, he makes a bad husband and an ill provider.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson


The true work of art is but a shadow of the divine perfection.
- Michelangelo


Art is an effort to create, beside the real world, a more human world.
- Andre' Maurois


Science and art belong to the whole world, and before them vanish the barriers of nationality 
- Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe


There is no such thing as modern art. There is art-and there is advertising.
- Albert Sterner


Perpetual moderness is the measure of merit in every work of art.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson


The art of a people is a true mirror of their minds.
- Jawaharlal Nehru


Nothing is so poor and melancholy as art that is interested in itself and not in its subject. 
- George Santanyana


To my mind the old masters are not art; their value is in their scarcity.
- Thomas A. Edison