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Graham Hill Quotes
Funny Quotes by Graham Hill

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I am an artist.
The track is my canvas, and the car is my brush.
- Graham Hill

There is more value in a very good painting
that is completed and on display,
than in an excellent painting
that is still in the artist's studio,
or perhaps still in his mind.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

I'm not a driven businessman, but a driven artist.
I never think about money.
Beautiful things make money.
- Lord Acton

The artist in me cries out for design.
- Robert Frost


 

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

To an engineer, good enough means perfect.
With an artist, there's no such thing as perfect.
- Alexander Calder

The house has to please everyone, contrary to the work of art which does not.
The work is a private matter for the artist.
The house is not.
- Adolf Loos


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I don't think there's any artist of any value who doesn't
doubt what they're doing.
- Francis Ford Coppola

The history of modern art is also the history of the
progressive loss of art's audience.
Art has increasingly become the concern of the artist
and the bafflement of the public.
- Paul Gauguin

I love power.
But it is as an artist that I love it.
I love it as a musician loves his violin,
to draw out its sounds and chords and harmonies.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place:
from the sky,
from the earth, from a scrap of paper,
from a passing shape, from a spider's web.
- Pablo Picasso

The artist who aims at perfection in everything achieves it in nothing.
- Eugene Delacroix

Mournful and yet grand is the destiny of the artist.
- Franz Liszt

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

Every human is an artist.
The dream of your life is to make beautiful art.
- Miguel Angel Ruiz

An artist never really finishes his work,
he merely abandons it.
- Paul Valery

Every artist writes his own autobiography.
- Henry Ellis

Every production of an artist should be the expression
of an adventure of his soul.
- W. Somerset Maugham

An artist is a dreamer consenting to dream of the actual world.
- George Santayana

I am not a great cook, I am not a great artist,
but I love art, and I love food, so I am the perfect traveller.
- Michael Palin

Even a true artist does not always produce art.
- Carroll O'Connor

That's the motivation of an artist -
to seek attention of some kind.
- James Taylor

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul,
and paints his own nature into his pictures.
- Henry Ward Beecher

The writer, when he is also an artist,
is someone who admits what others don't dare reveal.
- Elia Kazan

The moment you cheat for the sake of beauty,
you know you're an artist.
- David Hockney

Every other artist begins with a blank canvas,
a piece of paper the photographer begins with the finished product.
- Edward Steichen

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

A group or an artist shouldn't get his money until his boss gets his.
- Bobby Darin

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.
- Charles Horton Cooley

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.
- James Whistler

An artist is somebody who produces things that people don't need to have.
- Andy Warhol

I think an artist's responsibility is more complex than people realize.
- Jodie Foster

An artist is never ahead of his time but most people are far behind theirs.
- Edgard Varese

The artist's world is limitless.
It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away.
It is always on his doorstep.
- Paul Strand

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts -
such is the duty of the artist.
- Robert Schumann

I've been called many names like perfectionist,
difficult and obsessive.
I think it takes obsession, takes searching for the
details for any artist to be good.
- Barbra Streisand

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.
- George Edward Moore

It is only after years of preparation that the young
artist should touch color -
not color used descriptively,
that is, but as a means of personal expression.
- Henri Matisse

My role in society, or any artist's or poet's role,
is to try and express what we all feel.
Not to tell people how to feel.
Not as a preacher, not as a leader,
but as a reflection of us all.
- John Lennon

The artist one day falls through a hole in the brambles,
and from that moment he is following the dark rapids
of an underground river which may sometimes flow so
near to the surface that the laughing picnic parties are heard above.
- Cyril Connolly

The aim of every artist is to arrest motion,
which is life, by artificial means and hold it fixed
so that a hundred years later,
when a stranger looks at it, it moves again since it is life.
- William Faulkner

A garden is a complex of aesthetic and plastic intentions;
and the plant is,
to a landscape artist, not only a plant -
rare,
unusual, ordinary or doomed to disappearance -
but it is also a color,
a shape, a volume or an arabesque in itself.
- Roberto Burle Marx

No artist work is so high, so noble,
so grand,
so enduring, so important for all time,
as the making of character is a child.
- Charlotte Saunders Cushman

The artist likes to seem totally responsible for his work.
Often he begins to explain it, to make it appear as
if it were a reasonable process.
- Arthur Erickson

An artist cannot speak about his art any more than
a plant can discuss horticulture.
- Jean Cocteau

As an artist, I want to interpret my feelings -
not run across the street and ask what my mother thinks.
- Ralph Bakshi

An artist must be free to choose what he does,
certainly, but he must also never be afraid to do what he might choose.
- Langston Hughes

The artist must be in his work as God is in creation,
invisible and all-powerful; one must sense him everywhere but never see him.
- Gustave Flaubert

Remember I'm an artist.
And you know what that means in a court of law.
Next worst to an actress.
- Joyce Cary

It is very good advice to believe only what an artist does,
rather than what he says about his work.
- David Hockney

No one should drive a hard bargain with an artist.
- Beck

The artist produces for the liberation of his soul.
It is his nature to create as it is the nature of water to run down the hill.
- W. Somerset Maugham

Some of modern engineering is necessary to good art.
But I think of myself is a cultural artist.
- Larry Wall

A man who works with his hands is a laborer;
a man who works with his hands and his brain is a craftsman;
but a man who works with his hands and his brain and his heart is an artist.
- Louis Nizer

One must not believe any of those mythologies about oneself as an artist.
- Anish Kapoor

It is frequently the tragedy of the great artist,
as it is of the great scientist, that he frightens the ordinary man.
- Loren Eiseley

I've always wanted to be a real universal artist,
one that every type of audience could relate to.
- Bryan White

That is, an artist who creates lots of work probably
experiences prolific days and slower days.
- Buffy Sainte-Marie

My name is Kurt Schwitters...
I am an artist and I nail my pictures together.
- Kurt Schwitters

For English assignments I was constantly coming up
with these strange adventure stories...
But I actually wanted to be an artist,
or maybe work in the comic book industry.
- Paul Kane

Failure and its accompanying misery is for the artist
his most vital source of creative energy.
- Montgomery Clift

I am no longer afraid of becoming lost,
because the journey back always reveals something new,
and that is ultimately good for the artist.
- Billy Joel

Today the function of the artist is to bring imagination
to science and science to imagination,
where they meet, in the myth.
- Cyril Connolly

A scientist worthy of his name, about all a mathematician,
experiences in his work the same impression as an artist;
his pleasure is as great and of the same nature.
- Henri Poincare

An artist is a man of action, whether he creates a personality,
invents an expedient, or finds the issue of a complicated situation.
- Joseph Conrad

One of the things that makes Wittgenstein a real artist
to me is that he realized that no conclusion could
be more horrible than solipsism.
- David Foster Wallace

So there was a way for you to get promoted and survive
as an artist without worrying about AM radio hits.
- Todd Rundgren

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

Caught up in life, you see it badly.
You suffer from it or enjoy it too much.
The artist, in my opinion, is a monstrosity,
something outside of nature.
- Gustave Flaubert

I so much appreciate it when anybody tries to make
something and tries to be an artist -
I'm happy to see the work.
- Laurie Anderson

The arrogance of the artist is a very profound thing,
and it fortifies you.
- James A. Michener


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