Art Quotes, Sayings about artistic work - Page 10

Nothing is more the child of art than a garden.
– Anonymous

It is terrifying to think of what a commodity art has become.
– Anonymous

Art does not reproduce what is visible; it makes things visible.
– Anonymous

Laying out grounds may be considered a liberal art, in some sort like poetry and painting.
– Anonymous

Looking is a gift, but seeing is a power.
– Anonymous

Simplicity is the greatest adornment of art.
– Anonymous

Art is not about thinking something up. It is the opposite — getting something down
– Anonymous

The only rule in art is what works.
– Anonymous

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.
– Anonymous

In life, as in art, the beautiful moves in curves.
– Edward G. Bulwer Lytton

Wherever art appears, life disappears.
– Robert Motherwell

The art is long, life is short.
– Hippocrates

I don’t want life to imitate art. I want life to be art.
– Ernst Fischer

Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
– Samuel Butler

Art may imitate life, but life imitates TV.
– Ani Difranco

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
– Pablo Picasso

Most works of art, like most wines, ought to be consumed in the district of their fabrication.
– Simone Weil

In art and dream may you proceed with abandon. In life may you proceed with balance and stealth.
– Patti Smith

Ability is the art of getting credit for all the home runs somebody else hits.
– Casey Stengel

Drawing on my fine command of the language, I said nothing.
– Robert Benchley