Gary Allan - Idol has pretty much taken me out of my recording and out of my choreography. I have managed to slip in some choreography jobs. And I've been writing songs for other artists.
[ Artists Been Choreography Idol Jobs Managed Much Other Out Pretty Recording Slip Some Songs Taken Writing]
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Fisher Ames - Poetry is the work of poets, not of peoples or communities; artistic creation can never be anything but the production of an individual mind.
[ Anything Artistic Communities Creation Individual Mind Never Peoples Poetry Poets Production Work]
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Martin Amis - The world knows of a vast stock of epic material scattered up and down the nations; sometimes its artistic value is as extraordinary as its archaeological interest, but not always.
[ Always Archaeological Artistic Down Epic Extraordinary Interest Knows Material Nations Scattered Sometimes Stock Up Value Vast World]
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Avi Arad - The survival of artistic modes in which we recognize ourselves, identify ourselves and place ourselves will survive as long as humanity survives.
[ Artistic Humanity Identify Long Modes Ourselves Place Recognize Survival Survive Survives Which Will]
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Frank Auerbach - I'm not a driven businessman, but a driven artist. I never think about money. Beautiful things make money.
[ Artist Beautiful Businessman Driven Make Money Never Things Think]
Topic: Business
Jimmy Breslin - For us Africans, literature must serve a purpose: to expose, embarrass, and fight corruption and authoritarianism. It is understandable why the African artist is utilitarian.
[ African Africans Artist Authoritarianism Corruption Embarrass Expose Fight Literature Must Purpose Serve Understandable Us Utilitarian Why]
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Charles Buck - I was at the Royal Art School. That was a preparatory school specially for art teachers. You see, it was not so much for the development of artists. But we had there terribly stiff training.
[ Art Artists Development Had Much Preparatory Royal School See Specially Stiff Teachers Terribly Training]
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Lindsey Buckingham - In Italy the artist is a god. Now if the artist is a god, the scientist is likewise a god.
[ Artist God Italy Likewise Now Scientist]
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Harold Budd - The aim of our studies is to prove that color is the most relative means of artistic expression, that we never really perceive what color is physically.
[ Aim Artistic Color Expression Means Most Never Our Perceive Physically Prove Really Relative Studies]
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Luther Burbank - It betrays hubris on the part of the artist to think his medium is limiting him, and I think we all recognize this.
[ Artist Betrays Him His Hubris Limiting Medium Part Recognize Think]
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John Clifford - At that time, the academic orientation was rather technical contrary to that of the university, where art theory is very important. The teachers were renowned artists and among the best of that time.
[ Academic Among Art Artists Best Contrary Important Orientation Rather Renowned Teachers Technical Theory Time University Very Were Where]
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Yvonne Craig - Some artists claim praise is irrelevant in measuring the success of art, but I think it's quite relevant. Besides, it makes me feel great.
[ Art Artists Besides Claim Feel Great Irrelevant Makes Measuring Praise Quite Relevant Some Success Think]
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Joseph Crowley - I don't think radio is selling records like they used to. They'd hawk the song and hawk the artist and you'd get so excited, you'd stop your car and go into the nearest record store.
[ Artist Car Excited Get Go Hawk Into Nearest Radio Record Records Selling Song Stop Store Think Used Your]
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George Cukor - You know, the record business is much different than being artist on stage.
[ Artist Being Business Different Know Much Record Stage Than]
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Barry Diller - Lawrence Ferlinghetti had a tremendous education as an artist and also an enormous knowledge of literarture.
[ Also Artist Education Enormous Had Knowledge Lawrence Tremendous]
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Christopher Durang - A lot of artists who have a certain style are expected to more or less keep doing their style. It's so easy to get into that rut of production.
[ Artists Certain Doing Easy Expected Get Into Keep Less Lot More Production Rut Style Their]
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Jimmy Durante - As an artist I'd choose the thing that's beautiful more than the one that's true.
[ Artist Beautiful Choose More Than Thing True]
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Lawrence Durrell - I see and write things first as an artist, second as a woman, and third as a New Yorker. All three have built-in perspectives that aren't neutral.
[ Artist Built-In Built-In First Neutral New Perspectives Second See Things Third Three Woman Write Yorker]
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Friedrich Durrenmatt - I so much appreciate it when anybody tries to make something and tries to be an artist - I'm happy to see the work.
[ Anybody Appreciate Artist Happy Make Much See Something Tries Work]
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Fred Durst - I think artists who are attracted to working on the Net will adjust their work to the capabilities of a very small screen.
[ Adjust Artists Attracted Capabilities Net Screen Small Their Think Very Will Work Working]
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Drew Endy - Every time you work, you have to do it all over again, to rid yourself of this dross. I suppose for a person who is not an artist or not attempting art, it is not dross, because it is the common exchange of everyday life.
[ Again Art Artist Attempting Because Common Dross Every Everyday Exchange Life Over Person Rid Suppose Time Work Yourself]
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Ernst Engel - It is futile for an artist to try to create an environment because you have an environment around you all the time. Any living organism has an environment.
[ Any Around Artist Because Create Environment Futile Living Organism Time Try]
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Aaron Funk - Artists are, above all, men who want to become inhuman.
[ Above Artists Become Inhuman Men Want]
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Cornelia Funke - I hate artists who are not of their time.
[ Artists Hate Their Time]
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Paul Fussell - Without poets, without artists, men would soon weary of nature's monotony.
[ Artists Men Monotony Nature Poets Soon Weary Without Would]
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Helen Garner - He wasn't, but producers are by definition annoying because they have a different agenda from you. They're trying to stop you spending money and you're trying to not spend money, but at the same time we're great artists.
[ Agenda Annoying Artists Because Definition Different Great Money Producers Same Spend Spending Stop Time Trying]
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Gordon Gee - The test of the artist does not lie in the will with which he goes to work, but in the excellence of the work he produces.
[ Artist Does Excellence Goes Lie Produces Test Which Will Work]
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Jean Giraudoux - I do greatly admire Australian artists.
[ Admire Artists Australian Greatly]
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Josephine Hart - Criticism really used to hurt me. Most of these critics are usually frustrated artists, and they criticise other people's art because they can't do it themselves. It's a really disgusting job. They must feel horrible inside.
[ Art Artists Because Criticise Criticism Critics Disgusting Feel Frustrated Horrible Hurt Inside Job Most Must Other Really Themselves These Used Usually]
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Mary Hart - I love music and musicians. And seeing great artists dropped from labels was really frustrating and sad to me.
[ Artists Dropped Frustrating Great Labels Love Music Musicians Really Sad Seeing]
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Melissa Joan Hart - I think the most important thing for an artist is to not worry about what anybody else thinks. You just have to do what comes from your heart and your being and put it out there-that's true in any of the arts.
[ Any Anybody Artist Arts Being Comes Else Heart Important Just Most Out Put Thing Think Thinks True Worry Your]
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Edward W. Howe - United Artists wanted to do records with me. I had no idea, what a rare thing that was... to make an album. And they put a guy with me working on songs, and I got busy with films. I just kind of let it slide. Isn't that amazing?
[ Album Amazing Artists Busy Films Got Guy Had Idea Just Kind Make Put Rare Records Slide Songs Thing United Wanted Working]
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Miller Huggins - A nation devoid of art and artists cannot have a full existence.
[ Art Artists Cannot Devoid Existence Full Nation]
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David Ives - I would hardly call myself an artist in that sense; I doodle, I draw, I'm not a trained artist, I couldn't sit down and do an accurate portrait of anyone.
[ Accurate Anyone Artist Call Doodle Down Draw Hardly Myself Portrait Sense Sit Trained Would]
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Thomas J. Jackson - All works of art are commissioned in the sense that no artist can create one by a simple act of will but must wait until what he believes to be a good idea for a work comes to him.
[ Act Art Artist Believes Comes Commissioned Create Good Him Idea Must Sense Simple Until Wait Will Work Works]
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Fredric Jameson - Of all possible subjects, travel is the most difficult for an artist, as it is the easiest for a journalist.
[ Artist Difficult Easiest Journalist Most Possible Subjects Travel]
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George Jessel - The little dissatisfaction which every artist feels at the completion of a work forms the germ of a new work.
[ Artist Completion Dissatisfaction Every Feels Forms Germ Little New Which Work]
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Pope John XXIII - A revised schedule is to business what a new season is to an athlete or a new canvas to an artist.
[ Artist Athlete Business Canvas New Revised Schedule Season]
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Anil Kapoor - An artist cannot do anything slovenly.
[ Anything Artist Cannot]
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Albert King - A lot of the hip hop artists don't write music. They write words.
[ Artists Hip Hop Lot Music Words Write]
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B. B. King - Artists don't always know. Almost every song I ever recorded that was a hit at the majors that the promotional people picked I didn't think it would be a hit. I was wrong every time!
[ Almost Always Artists Ever Every Hit Know Majors Picked Recorded Song Think Time Would Wrong]
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Heather King - I was being an artist, being sensitive and technical as artists are. I'm sure Leonardo Da Vinci did that. Artists don't always feel the same as others feel about their work.
[ Always Artist Artists Being Did Feel Leonardo Others Same Sensitive Sure Technical Their Vinci Work]
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Martin Luther King, Jr. - Most artists have contracts directly with the record company, and when they do music, all of their music is owned by the record company. But I did mine through a production company.
[ Artists Company Contracts Did Directly Mine Most Music Owned Production Record Their Through]
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Greg Lake - Being a cover artist is not like being a real artist. That's just copying what someone else did.
[ Artist Being Copying Cover Did Else Just Real Someone]
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Matt LeBlanc - The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.
[ Always Artist Deepen Job Mystery]
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John Leech - I do struggle with how much and in which way, as an artist or celebrity, that you voice your political views.
[ Artist Celebrity How Much Political Struggle Views Voice Way Which Your]
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Stephen Levine - I just feel passionately about a few things and particularly about helping artists get off the ground.
[ Artists Feel Few Get Ground Helping Just Off Particularly Passionately Things]
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Joseph Lewis - 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.
[ Always Am Artist Believed Every Hard Myself Sense Very Word Worked]
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Percy Wyndham Lewis - 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.
[ Always Artist Clock Going Master Nobody Plan Punching Said Survive Will Work World]
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Richard Lewis - I knew it would happen. I knew I'd be No. 1. I'm a new artist; I don't know the rules. Nobody told me it wouldn't happen.
[ Artist Happen Knew Know New Nobody Rules Told Would]
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Jack London - Blanche is written with a terrible authority, the authority that comes from artistic necessity when the writer is compelled to write by his demon, rather than by his agent or promoter.
[ Agent Artistic Authority Blanche Comes Compelled Demon His Necessity Promoter Rather Terrible Than Write Writer Written]
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Ross MacDonald - Some people are really drawn to technology and I liken them to artists.
[ Artists Drawn Liken Really Some Technology Them]
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Marla Maples - As an artist, I want to interpret my feelings - not run across the street and ask what my mother thinks.
[ Across Artist Ask Feelings Interpret Mother Run Street Thinks Want]
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Thom Mayne - The primary distinction of the artist is that he must actively cultivate that state which most men, necessarily, must avoid; the state of being alone.
[ Actively Alone Artist Avoid Being Cultivate Distinction Men Most Must Necessarily Primary State Which]
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Antonio de Mendoza - A grocer is attracted to his business by a magnetic force as great as the repulsion which renders it odious to artists.
[ Artists Attracted Business Force Great Grocer His Magnetic Odious Renders Repulsion Which]
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Bette Midler - If you see something is going wrong within politics and the world today, then some Hip Hop artist is gonna come along and get straight with it. If they think that there's a lot of racism going on then there's another Hip Hop artist who's gonna come out and speak their mind.
[ Along Another Artist Come Get Going Gonna Hip Hop Lot Mind Out Politics Racism See Some Something Speak Straight Their Then Think Today Within World Wrong]
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Tiffeny Milbrett - Well, a lot of people within government and big business are nervous of Hip Hop and Hip Hop artists, because they speak their minds. They talk about what they see and what they feel and what they know. They reflect what's around them.
[ Around Artists Because Big Business Feel Government Hip Hop Know Lot Minds Nervous Reflect See Speak Talk Their Them Well Within]
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Jeff Miller - I completely take on the risk, the poker game, which being an artist means, and I'm going to try to make a film which honestly reflects what I have in my head.
[ Artist Being Completely Film Game Going Head Honestly Make Means Poker Reflects Risk Take Try Which]
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Kate Millett - And doing so you can recreate yourself and you can also come up with something that is not only original and creative and artistic, but also maybe even decent, or moral if I can use words like that, or something that's like basically good.
[ Also Artistic Basically Come Creative Decent Doing Even Good Maybe Moral Only Original Recreate Something Up Use Words Yourself]
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Ricardo Montalban - I began as a boy with artistic talent... as a visual artist... I thought that was what I'd become and in my late teens drifted into reading serious literature.
[ Artist Artistic Become Began Boy Drifted Into Late Literature Reading Serious Talent Teens Thought Visual]
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George Murray - My concern is to continue respecting my work as I've done since I began as an actor and I could only do that if I'm strong enough to keep on doing what I think best in an artistic way.
[ Actor Artistic Began Best Concern Continue Could Doing Done Enough Keep Only Respecting Since Strong Think Way Work]
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Johnny Nash - Memory is the greatest of artists, and effaces from your mind what is unnecessary.
[ Artists Greatest Memory Mind Unnecessary Your]
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Pele - The arts are not just instantaneous pleasure - if you don't like it, the artist is wrong. I belong to the generation which says if you don't like it, you don't understand and you ought to find out.
[ Artist Arts Belong Find Generation Instantaneous Just Ought Out Pleasure Says Understand Which Wrong]
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Joe Pesci - For the theatre one needs long arms; it is better to have them too long than too short. An artiste with short arms can never, never make a fine gesture.
[ Arms Artiste Better Fine Gesture Long Make Needs Never Short Than Theatre Them Too]
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Ryan Phillippe - Competitions are for horses, not artists.
[ Artists Competitions Horses]
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Pablo Picasso - The first time I sang with David Daniels... I had never performed with a countertenor before. That first time was magic, it was so beautiful. And he's such a great artist.
[ Artist Beautiful Before Daniels David First Great Had Magic Never Performed Sang Such Time]
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Beatrix Potter - Creative Artists Agency put together a project of extraordinary mediocrity and colossal stupidity. Otherwise, it was great.
[ Agency Artists Colossal Creative Extraordinary Great Mediocrity Otherwise Project Put Stupidity Together]
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Stephen Potter - Every ballet, whether or not successful artistically or with the public, has given me something important.
[ Artistically Ballet Every Given Important Public Something Successful Whether]
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Richard Pound - I cannot belong to a nonprofit organization because when you receive grants, you have to make such great compromises with your artistic plans.
[ Artistic Because Belong Cannot Compromises Grants Great Make Nonprofit Organization Plans Receive Such Your]
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Richard Powers - An artist has every right - one may even say a duty - to exhibit his productions as prominently as he can.
[ Artist Duty Even Every Exhibit His May Productions Prominently Right Say]
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George Dennison Prentice - I paint German artists whom I admire. I paint their pictures, their work as painters, and their portraits too. But oddly enough, each of these portraits ends up as a picture of a woman with blonde hair. I myself have never been able to work out why this happens.
[ Able Admire Artists Been Blonde Each Ends Enough German Hair Happens Myself Never Oddly Out Paint Painters Picture Pictures Portraits Their These Too Up Whom Why Woman Work]
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Laura Prepon - The artist is not responsible to any one. His social role is asocial... his only responsibility consists in an attitude to the work he does.
[ Any Artist Attitude Consists Does His Only Responsibility Responsible Role Social Work]
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Dennis Quaid - I think there is an element of nihilism about, but I don't think most artists feel their work is meaningless.
[ Artists Element Feel Meaningless Most Nihilism Their Think Work]
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Suzi Quatro - Works of art produced in the contemporary world are a further expression of that. But I don't think there is an active, ongoing nihilist self-consciousness in the artist.
[ Active Art Artist Contemporary Expression Further Ongoing Produced Self-Consciousness Think Works World]
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Dan Quayle - I am not a black artist, I am an artist.
[ Am Artist Black]
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Willis Reed - Wynton and Christopher were really great experiences for me because they are both very gifted artists.
[ Artists Because Both Christopher Experiences Gifted Great Really Very Were]
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Dave Reichert - 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.
[ Artist Beauty Because Contains Deformities Disproportion Equally Exquisite Him His Implies Intoxicating Only Pleasures Same Sense Shows Time Which]
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Ed Rendell - In order for the artist to have a world to express he must first be situated in this world, oppressed or oppressing, resigned or rebellious, a man among men.
[ Among Artist Express First Man Men Must Oppressed Oppressing Order Rebellious Resigned Situated World]
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Trent Reznor - The study of beauty is a duel in which the artist cries with terror before being defeated.
[ Artist Beauty Before Being Cries Defeated Duel Study Terror Which]
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Theodore Roethke - But I found that being an artist and doing accurate work is very difficult.
[ Accurate Artist Being Difficult Doing Found Very Work]
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John Salazar - I'm the artist formally known as Beck. I have a genius wig. When I put that wig on, then the true genius emerges. I don't have enough hair to be a genius. I think you have to have hair going everywhere.
[ Artist Beck Emerges Enough Everywhere Formally Genius Going Hair Known Put Then Think True Wig]
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J. D. Salinger - No one should drive a hard bargain with an artist.
[ Artist Bargain Drive Hard Should]
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Barbet Schroeder - To find a form that accommodates the mess, that is the task of the artist now.
[ Artist Find Form Mess Now Task]
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Hun Sen - Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.
[ Artist Brush Dips Every His Into Nature Own Paints Pictures Soul]
Topic: Art
Charles Simonyi - I have enjoyed all the artists I've worked with.
[ Artists Enjoyed Worked]
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Joseph Smith, Jr. - I wear a lot of different hats - from writer to producer and artist. We all do 5 or 6 jobs, everything from creating our own graphic design to actually recording and the whole bit.
[ Actually Artist Bit Creating Design Different Everything Graphic Hats Jobs Lot Our Own Producer Recording Wear Whole Writer]
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Alberto Sordi - Any artist should be grateful for a naive grace which puts him beyond the need to reason elaborately.
[ Any Artist Beyond Grace Grateful Him Naive Need Puts Reason Should Which]
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Anna Garlin Spencer - The true gourmet, like the true artist, is one of the unhappiest creatures existent. His trouble comes from so seldom finding what he constantly seeks: perfection.
[ Artist Comes Constantly Creatures Existent Finding Gourmet His Perfection Seeks Seldom Trouble True Unhappiest]
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Morning Star - The man of science, the artist, the philosopher are attached to their nations as much as the day-laborer and the merchant.
[ Artist Attached Man Merchant Much Nations Philosopher Science Their]
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Edward Steichen - It is a good motive, fame and money, as it is tangible and measurable. Being an artist is neither measurable nor tangible and certainly not a way to become rich.
[ Artist Become Being Certainly Fame Good Measurable Money Motive Neither Nor Rich Tangible Way]
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Rex Stout - To the artist is sometimes granted a sudden, transient insight which serves in this matter for experience. A flash, and where previously the brain held a dead fact, the soul grasps a living truth! At moments we are all artists.
[ Artist Artists Brain Dead Experience Fact Flash Granted Held Insight Living Matter Moments Previously Serves Sometimes Soul Sudden Transient Truth Where Which]
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Chris Wallace - For the theatre one needs long arms... an artiste with short arms can never make a fine gesture.
[ Arms Artiste Fine Gesture Long Make Needs Never Short Theatre]
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David Warner - The key to the mystery of a great artist is that for reasons unknown, he will give away his energies and his life just to make sure that one note follows another... and leaves us with the feeling that something is right in the world.
[ Another Artist Away Energies Feeling Follows Give Great His Just Key Leaves Life Make Mystery Note Reasons Right Something Sure Unknown Us Will World]
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Richard von Weizsaecker - The artist is extremely lucky who is presented with the worst possible ordeal which will not actually kill him. At that point, he's in business.
[ Actually Artist Business Extremely Him Kill Lucky Ordeal Point Possible Presented Which Will Worst]
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Jerry Wexler - Cease to be a drudge, seek to be an artist.
[ Artist Cease Drudge Seek]
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June Whitfield - Every man is an artist.
[ Artist Every Man]
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Bridgette Wilson - I think older people can appreciate my music because I really show my heart when I sing, and it's not corny. I think I can grow as an artist, and my fans will grow with me.
[ Appreciate Artist Because Corny Fans Grow Heart Music Older Really Show Sing Think Will]
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Isaac Yeffet - As an artist I have an even more abiding interest in the compact between the Arts and Government.
[ Abiding Artist Arts Between Compact Even Government Interest More]
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Donnie Yen - But, when I toil in the field of Jewish culture which I frequently do, I am indeed a Jewish artist.
[ Am Artist Culture Field Frequently Indeed Jewish Toil Which]
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Frank Yerby - Despite a large body of work in films, TV, theatre and concerts, I am viewed by many as a Jewish artist. I do not resent the label, except for the fact that I disapprove of labels in general.
[ Am Artist Body Concerts Despite Disapprove Except Fact Films General Jewish Label Labels Large Many Resent Theatre Tv Viewed Work]
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Warren Zevon - Even in modern art, artists have used methods based on calculation, inasmuch as these elements, alongside those of a more personal and emotional nature, give balance and harmony to any work of art.
[ Alongside Any Art Artists Balance Based Calculation Elements Emotional Even Give Harmony Inasmuch Methods Modern More Nature Personal These Those Used Work]
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- TV is a major force in our lives - a FORCE. It must be handled very carefully, both its censure and its artistic honesty.
[ Artistic Both Carefully Censure Force Handled Honesty Lives Major Must Our Tv Very]
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- Country radio certainly widens the boundaries of what I can do. Other artists may do something more edgy that gets on radio and that opens the door for me to be more edgy, I think.
[ Artists Boundaries Certainly Country Door Edgy Gets May More Opens Other Radio Something Think Widens]
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- I wanted to be the perfect artist. I'd do three hours of media interviews a day, going to every radio station I could squeeze in. I'd sign autographs after the show until everybody left.
[ After Artist Autographs Could Day Every Everybody Going Hours Interviews Left Media Perfect Radio Show Sign Squeeze Station Three Until Wanted]
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- I really don't have a theme when I start a sculpture. The rock guides me to the final sculpture. I think that is true for many creative sculpture artists.
[ Artists Creative Final Guides Many Really Rock Sculpture Start Theme Think True]
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- I always figured it was best if I write my songs, take them to my publisher and just lay back. There used to be so many things going on - getting to the artist, getting to the publishers - you know, politics. I just didn't want to get mixed up in all of that.
[ Always Artist Back Best Figured Get Getting Going Just Know Lay Many Mixed Politics Publisher Publishers Songs Take Them Things Up Used Want Write]
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- I was on the set when I was five years old with Spencer Tracy. A lot of what I learned growing up in terms of artistry is very clean, very tidy, very organized.
[ Artistry Clean Five Growing Learned Lot Old Organized Set Spencer Terms Tidy Tracy Up Very Years]
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- The difference between a bad artist and a good one is: the bad artist seems to copy a great deal; the good one really does.
[ Artist Bad Between Copy Deal Difference Does Good Great Really Seems]
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- The man who never in his mind and thoughts travel'd to heaven is no artist.
[ Artist Heaven His Man Mind Never Thoughts Travel]
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- I've spent my life pursing excellence as an artist, which is what I always wanted to do anyhow.
[ Always Anyhow Artist Excellence Life Spent Wanted Which]
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- I think we have to bottom out. When the studios jump out of the ring, perhaps the artist can get back in.
[ Artist Back Bottom Get Jump Out Perhaps Ring Studios Think]
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- In the animation world, people who understand pencils and paper usually aren't computer people, and the computer people usually aren't the artistic people, so they always stand on opposite sides of the line.
[ Always Animation Artistic Computer Line Opposite Paper Pencils Sides Stand Understand Usually World]
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- When business executives are making the artistic decisions and don't understand animation, things can go awry.
[ Animation Artistic Awry Business Decisions Executives Go Making Things Understand]
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- I've always seen myself as sort of this funky, eclectic artist.
[ Always Artist Eclectic Funky Myself Seen Sort]
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- It's like Willie Nelson. You're an artist and you have different styles inside of you.
[ Artist Different Inside Nelson Styles Willie]
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- One song will launch you, but you don't want to be a one-song artist.
[ Artist Launch Song Want Will]
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- Someone told me there was a publisher that could find a good home for my songs, but I didn't want to give up my pursuit of a career in the business as an artist.
[ Artist Business Career Could Find Give Good Home Publisher Pursuit Someone Songs Told Up Want]
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- There are certain people who have become better artists, but they're brilliant at marketing. I think someone who's been phenomenal like that is Madonna.
[ Artists Become Been Better Brilliant Certain Madonna Marketing Phenomenal Someone Think]
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- 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.
[ Artist Chords Draw Harmonies His Love Loves Musician Out Power Sounds Violin]
Topic: Politics
- The great artist is a slave to his ideals.
[ Artist Great His Ideals Slave]
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- I think it all comes back to being very selfish as an artist. I mean, I really do just write and record what interests me and I do approach the stage shows in much the same way.
[ Approach Artist Back Being Comes Interests Just Mean Much Really Record Same Selfish Shows Stage Think Very Way Write]
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- We're all so mauled by information, but it's recycled information. We need to shut it out. So, you've got to get bizarre. This is an artist's purpose - to break away from the recycled. Performance art can do that.
[ Art Artist Away Bizarre Break Get Got Information Need Out Performance Purpose Recycled Shut]
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- The most colorful section of a bookstore is the display of SF books, with art by people like Wayne Barlow, who is a terrific artist.
[ Art Artist Books Bookstore Colorful Display Most Section Sf Terrific Wayne]
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- I am tapping into a place in you that is unexplored, and very dangerous, but I think essential to the creative life of an artist.
[ Am Artist Creative Dangerous Essential Into Life Place Tapping Think Unexplored Very]
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- The most important thing for anyone, I think, is to be engaged, whether you're an artist or a journalist is to be engaged in the process at some level.
[ Anyone Artist Engaged Important Journalist Level Most Process Some Thing Think Whether]
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- I was a 10 million-plus selling artist.
[ Artist Selling]
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- My parents always saw me as an artist, and that greatly influenced me.
[ Always Artist Greatly Influenced Parents Saw]
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- Some artists shrink from self-awareness, fearing that it will destroy their unique gifts and even their desire to create. The truth of the matter is quite opposite.
[ Artists Create Desire Destroy Even Fearing Gifts Matter Opposite Quite Self-Awareness Shrink Some Their Truth Unique Will]
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- I'm not gonna say that I hate it, because I really respect Usher and I was influenced by him. But so many people compare me to him, and I don't think it'll ever stop. I just want to be my own artist.
[ Artist Because Compare Ever Gonna Hate Him Influenced Just Many Own Really Respect Say Stop Think Usher Want]
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- With the song 'This Christmas' I wanted to do something that was kind of different. I mean, Donny Hathaway is an amazing artist. So I wanted to bring my flavor to the song so when people over the age of 45 or 50 hear it they'll be like 'OK, he did his thing with that record.' It's like I can appeal to everybody and not just a younger demographic.
[ Age Amazing Appeal Artist Bring Christmas Demographic Did Different Everybody Flavor Hear His Just Kind Mean Ok Over Record Something Song Thing Wanted Younger]
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- I wasn't thinking of competing with any artists as such, I was more thinking of being among them, and sharing thoughts with them; like sharing views, ideas, etc.
[ Among Any Artists Being Competing Etc Ideas More Sharing Such Them Thinking Thoughts Views]
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- I come from a family of business people, but I had the idea I wanted to become an artist.
[ Artist Become Business Come Family Had Idea Wanted]
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- We're not cameras, we're artists.
[ Artists Cameras]
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- As I had collaborated with visual artists before whether on installations, on performance pieces, in the context of theatre works and as I had taught for a time in art colleges the idea of writing music in response to painting was not alien.
[ Alien Art Artists Before Collaborated Colleges Context Had Idea Installations Music Painting Performance Pieces Response Taught Theatre Time Visual Whether Works Writing]
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- I'm having fun just being a musician as well as an artist at this point.
[ Artist Being Fun Having Just Musician Point Well]
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- Any artist always has misgivings about calling himself an artist.
[ Always Any Artist Calling Himself Misgivings]
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- An intellectual says a simple thing in a hard way. An artist says a hard thing in a simple way.
[ Artist Hard Intellectual Says Simple Thing Way]
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- Never read bad stuff if you're an artist; it will impair your own game.
[ Artist Bad Game Impair Never Own Read Stuff Will Your]
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- The only thing an artist has to remember is to never lose faith in his vision.
[ Artist Faith His Lose Never Only Remember Thing Vision]
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- The deals that were made for Black artists at that time were not the deals that were made for white artists.
[ Artists Black Deals Made Time Were White]
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- To say that an artist sells out means that an artist is making a conscious choice to compromise his music, to to weaken his music for the sake of commercial gain.
[ Artist Choice Commercial Compromise Conscious Gain His Making Means Music Out Sake Say Sells Weaken]
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- Artists to my mind are the real architects of change, and not the political legislators who implement change after the fact.
[ After Architects Artists Change Fact Implement Legislators Mind Political Real]
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- It keeps me in touch with younger musicians who are constantly saying, 'Have you heard this new artist, or this new guitar player?' It keeps you reaching.
[ Artist Constantly Guitar Heard Keeps Musicians New Player Reaching Saying Touch Younger]
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- The chance to be both artistically appreciated and commercially appreciated... That's what you hope for.
[ Appreciated Artistically Both Chance Commercially Hope]
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- I subscribe to the myth that an artist's creativity comes from torment. Once that's fixed, what do you draw on?
[ Artist Comes Creativity Draw Fixed Myth Once Subscribe Torment]
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- To some extent I happily don't know what I'm doing. I feel that it's an artist's responsibility to trust that.
[ Artist Doing Extent Feel Happily Know Responsibility Some Trust]
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- The only way you can continue to make artistic films is to make an occasional one of those. They kind of keep your marketability going to the extent that people will employ you.
[ Artistic Continue Employ Extent Films Going Keep Kind Make Marketability Occasional Only Those Way Will Your]
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- I was a scam artist in high school for a while.
[ Artist High Scam School While]
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- To an engineer, good enough means perfect. With an artist, there's no such thing as perfect.
[ Artist Engineer Enough Good Means Perfect Such Thing]
Topic: Art
- Experience is the best teacher of all. And for that, there are no guarantees that one will become an artist. Only the journey matters.
[ Artist Become Best Experience Guarantees Journey Matters Only Teacher Will]
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- I am not an angel and do not pretend to be. That is not one of my roles. But I am not the devil either. I am a woman and a serious artist, and I would like so to be judged.
[ Am Angel Artist Devil Either Judged Pretend Roles Serious Woman Would]
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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.
[ Always Artist Born Dear Even Fireworks Less Stay Voice Your]
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- My mother was a housewife but she was also an artist. My father was an electrical engineer.
[ Also Artist Electrical Engineer Father Housewife Mother She]
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- A lot of times, when a band finds success with a certain style or sound, they have a really hard time breaking away from that to grow as artists.
[ Artists Away Band Breaking Certain Finds Grow Hard Lot Really Sound Style Success Time Times]
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- Dance is certainly a sport, and they are phenomenal athletes, and they're also artists.
[ Also Artists Athletes Certainly Dance Phenomenal Sport]
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- Some of our greatest historical and artistic treasures we place in museums; others, we take for walks.
[ Artistic Greatest Historical Museums Others Our Place Some Take Treasures Walks]
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- And it's sad because it's like a surprise to people - almost an anomaly - when artists are actually refined and trained on an instrument. That's the last thing people think about.
[ Actually Almost Anomaly Artists Because Instrument Last Refined Sad Surprise Thing Think Trained]
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- When I think of the artists I admire and seek out musically. It's because I'm curious about where they're going to go the next time they have a chance to put a record out. It's not about where I find them on the radio dial, or how many records they're selling.
[ Admire Artists Because Chance Curious Dial Find Go Going How Many Musically Next Out Put Radio Record Records Seek Selling Them Think Time Where]
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- I wanted nothing less than to be a fiction writer when I was a kid. If you had told me I would be an artist or novelist when I grew up, I would have laughed in your face.
[ Artist Face Fiction Grew Had Kid Laughed Less Nothing Novelist Than Told Up Wanted Would Writer Your]
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- The artist himself may not think he is religious, but if he is sincere his sincerity in itself is religion.
[ Artist Himself His Itself May Religion Religious Sincere Sincerity Think]
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- Yes, thanks to God... my life has a goal, much more important than my artistic activities, that is the struggle against Leukemia.
[ Activities Against Artistic Goal God Important Leukemia Life More Much Struggle Than Thanks Yes]
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- I'm a big fan of '70s records where artists could draw on whatever influences they wanted.
[ Artists Big Could Draw Fan Influences Records Wanted Whatever Where]
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- Remember I'm an artist. And you know what that means in a court of law. Next worst to an actress.
[ Actress Artist Court Know Law Means Next Remember Worst]
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- My record label is treating me like I'm a new artist, which is exciting after all this time.
[ After Artist Exciting Label New Record Time Treating Which]
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- As an artist, I feel that we must try many things - but above all we must dare to fail.
[ Above Artist Dare Fail Feel Many Must Things Try]
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- The most difficult thing in the world is to reveal yourself, to express what you have to. As an artist, I feel that we must try many things - but above all we must dare to fail. You must be willing to risk everything to really express it all.
[ Above Artist Dare Difficult Everything Express Fail Feel Many Most Must Really Reveal Risk Thing Things Try Willing World Yourself]
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- Every artist makes himself born. It is very much harder than the other time, and longer.
[ Artist Born Every Harder Himself Longer Makes Much Other Than Time Very]
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- The stupid believe that to be truthful is easy; only the artist, the great artist, knows how difficult it is.
[ Artist Believe Difficult Easy Great How Knows Only Stupid Truthful]
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- To note an artist's limitations is but to define his talent. A reporter can write equally well about everything that is presented to his view, but a creative writer can do his best only with what lies within the range and character of his deepest sympathies.
[ Artist Best Character Creative Deepest Define Equally Everything His Lies Limitations Note Only Presented Range Reporter Sympathies Talent View Well Within Write Writer]
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- An artist's duty is rather to stay open-minded and in a state where he can receive information and inspiration. You always have to be ready for that little artistic Epiphany.
[ Always Artist Artistic Duty Epiphany Information Inspiration Little Open-Minded Rather Ready Receive State Stay Where]
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- Dear disgruntled artists: the key to success isn't kicking down the door; it's building your own.
[ Artists Building Dear Disgruntled Door Down Key Kicking Own Success Your]
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- Doubtless there are things in nature which have not yet been seen. If an artist discovers them, he opens the way for his successors.
[ Artist Been Discovers Doubtless His Nature Opens Seen Successors Them Things Way Which Yet]
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- The artist makes things concrete and gives them individuality.
[ Artist Concrete Gives Individuality Makes Them Things]
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- The most seductive thing about art is the personality of the artist himself.
[ Art Artist Himself Most Personality Seductive Thing]
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- In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.
[ Art Artist Color Life Love Meaning Our Palette Provides Single Which]
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- The dignity of the artist lies in his duty of keeping awake the sense of wonder in the world. In this long vigil he often has to vary his methods of stimulation; but in this long vigil he is also himself striving against a continual tendency to sleep.
[ Against Also Artist Awake Continual Dignity Duty Himself His Keeping Lies Long Methods Often Sense Sleep Stimulation Striving Tendency Vary Vigil Wonder World]
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- The creative artist seems to be almost the only kind of man that you could never meet on neutral ground. You can only meet him as an artist. He sees nothing objectively because his own ego is always in the foreground of every picture.
[ Almost Always Artist Because Could Creative Ego Every Foreground Ground Him His Kind Man Meet Neutral Never Nothing Objectively Only Own Picture Seems Sees]
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- I would hate to be a new artist or writer in town today. But somehow the cream continues to rise. If there's one who's great, he just jumps out of the pack like you can't believe.
[ Artist Believe Continues Cream Great Hate Jumps Just New Out Pack Rise Somehow Today Town Would Writer]
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- Success breeds volume, and it's just amazing how many young writers, artists, and musicians there are in town.
[ Amazing Artists Breeds How Just Many Musicians Success Town Volume Writers Young]
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- Artists don't talk about art. Artists talk about work. If I have anything to say to young writers, it's stop thinking of writing as art. Think of it as work.
[ Anything Art Artists Say Stop Talk Think Thinking Work Writers Writing Young]
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- Artistic temperament is the disease that afflicts amateurs.
[ Afflicts Amateurs Artistic Disease Temperament]
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- The man who throws a bomb is an artist, because he prefers a great moment to everything.
[ Artist Because Bomb Everything Great Man Moment Prefers Throws]
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- An artist carries on throughout his life a mysterious, uninterrupted conversation with his public.
[ Artist Carries Conversation His Life Mysterious Public Throughout Uninterrupted]
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- I set my sights upon becoming the kind of artist who would make a contribution to art history.
[ Art Artist Becoming Contribution History Kind Make Set Sights Upon Would]
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- There's no question that many more women artists are showing worldwide now than they were when I was a young woman, and that's really great.
[ Artists Great Many More Now Question Really Showing Than Were Woman Women Worldwide Young]
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- I want to invest and have my own record label and artists. I want to have a business where my kids, kids, kids will still have something going on long after I'm gone.
[ After Artists Business Going Gone Invest Kids Label Long Own Record Something Still Want Where Will]
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- To be an artist includes much; one must possess many gifts - absolute gifts - which have not been acquired by one's own effort. And, moreover, to succeed, the artist much possess the courageous soul.
[ Absolute Acquired Artist Been Courageous Effort Gifts Includes Many Moreover Much Must Own Possess Soul Succeed Which]
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- The decision to use only the name Christo was made deliberately when we were young because it is difficult for one artist to get established and we wanted to put all the chances on our side.
[ Artist Because Chances Decision Deliberately Difficult Established Get Made Name Only Our Put Side Use Wanted Were Young]
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- The freedom of every artist is essential.
[ Artist Essential Every Freedom]
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- Artists who write songs... what they're going through usually comes through in their music.
[ Artists Comes Going Music Songs Their Through Usually Write]
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- I think I've grown a lot in the last few years, and I needed to express myself as an artist on this. It wasn't necessarily about going in and making an album chocked full of hit singles... there were a lot of things I did out of the joy and the want to do it.
[ Album Artist Did Express Few Full Going Grown Hit Joy Last Lot Making Myself Necessarily Needed Out Singles Things Think Want Were Years]
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- An artist can be truly evaluated only after he is dead. At the very 11th hour, he might do something that will eclipse everything else.
[ After Artist Dead Eclipse Else Evaluated Everything Hour Might Only Something Truly Very Will]
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- Failure and its accompanying misery is for the artist his most vital source of creative energy.
[ Accompanying Artist Creative Energy Failure His Misery Most Source Vital]
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- I think most paintings are a record of the decisions that the artist made. I just perhaps make them a little clearer than some people have.
[ Artist Clearer Decisions Just Little Made Make Most Paintings Perhaps Record Some Than Them Think]
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- It doesn't upset artists to find out that artists used lenses or mirrors or other aids, but it certainly does upset the art historians.
[ Aids Art Artists Certainly Does Find Historians Lenses Mirrors Other Out Upset Used]
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- Part of the joy of looking at art is getting in sync in some ways with the decision-making process that the artist used and the record that's embedded in the work.
[ Art Artist Decision-Making Embedded Getting Joy Looking Part Process Record Some Sync Used Ways Work]
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- It's nice to get a response from the artists that I cover.
[ Artists Cover Get Nice Response]
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- An artist cannot speak about his art any more than a plant can discuss horticulture.
[ Any Art Artist Cannot Discuss His Horticulture More Plant Speak Than]
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- An original artist is unable to copy. So he has only to copy in order to be original.
[ Artist Copy Only Order Original Unable]
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- Asking an artist to talk about his work is like asking a plant to discuss horticulture.
[ Artist Asking Discuss His Horticulture Plant Talk Work]
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- One must be a living man and a posthumous artist.
[ Artist Living Man Must Posthumous]
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- The reward of art is not fame or success but intoxication: that is why so many bad artists are unable to give it up.
[ Art Artists Bad Fame Give Intoxication Many Reward Success Unable Up Why]
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- Reading is an art form, and every man can be an artist.
[ Art Artist Every Form Man Reading]
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- I am famous because I am an African American jazz artist.
[ African Am American Artist Because Famous Jazz]
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- I think foreign countries really do like it when American artists sing in their language. And when you go over there and say, 'Hi, how are you?' in their language, they love it. It makes them feel like you're doing it just for them. We in America take so much for granted.
[ America American Artists Countries Doing Feel Foreign Go Granted Hi How Just Language Love Makes Much Over Really Say Sing Take Their Them Think]
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- I don't like to sit and bask in my own awards. Awards represent artistic death to me.
[ Artistic Awards Death Own Represent Sit]
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- I hope and believe we are paving a better future for female artists to come.
[ Artists Believe Better Come Female Future Hope]
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- Since I was the solo artist as well as the writer for the songs, I figured I had enough credits on it already.
[ Already Artist Credits Enough Figured Had Since Solo Songs Well Writer]
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- It's just someone has labelled us as having a different label to do what you do. I find that labels are the worst thing in the world for artistic expression.
[ Artistic Different Expression Find Having Just Label Labelled Labels Someone Thing Us World Worst]
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- As for an authentic villain, the real thing, the absolute, the artist, one rarely meets him even once in a lifetime. The ordinary bad hat is always in part a decent fellow.
[ Absolute Always Artist Authentic Bad Decent Even Fellow Hat Him Lifetime Meets Once Ordinary Part Rarely Real Thing Villain]
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- I've thought maybe of getting younger artists out doing stuff, like I used to do a lot of. I don't wanna do it day in and day out like I used to, but I still wanna do it.
[ Artists Day Doing Getting Lot Maybe Out Still Stuff Thought Used Wanna Younger]
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- With the Ford Foundation grant all of a sudden instead of being an artist that had made a couple of short films, I became a filmmaker who dabbled in the arts.
[ Artist Arts Became Being Couple Dabbled Filmmaker Films Ford Foundation Grant Had Instead Made Short Sudden]
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- Don't make art for other artists or for 'intellectuals', make art for people - and if you can touch just one person in a lifetime and make a difference - you have succeeded.
[ Art Artists Difference Intellectuals Just Lifetime Make Other Person Succeeded Touch]
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- I tell my friends about my conversations with my father - conversations with an artist.
[ Artist Conversations Father Friends Tell]
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- The artist is a member of the leisured classes who cannot pay for his leisure.
[ Artist Cannot Classes His Leisure Member Pay]
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- 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.
[ Above Artist Dark Day Falls Flow Following Heard Hole Laughing May Moment Near Parties Picnic River Sometimes Surface Through Underground Which]
Topic: Art
- Today the function of the artist is to bring imagination to science and science to imagination, where they meet, in the myth.
[ Artist Bring Function Imagination Meet Myth Science Today Where]
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- An artist is a man of action, whether he creates a personality, invents an expedient, or finds the issue of a complicated situation.
[ Action Artist Complicated Creates Expedient Finds Invents Issue Man Personality Situation Whether]
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- Negroes at last were on Broadway, and there to stay. We were artists and we were going a long way.
[ Artists Broadway Going Last Long Negroes Stay Way Were]
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- An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.
[ Artist Cannot Fail Success]
Topic: Art
- So I'm in that half-hour business where the most money is, so that eventually I feel like the people that put on the Dupont show, like maybe my artistic effort is going to be a little different.
[ Artistic Business Different Dupont Effort Eventually Feel Going Half-Hour Little Maybe Money Most Put Show Where]
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- There was never any effort made out there to improve the artist.
[ Any Artist Effort Improve Made Never Out]
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- I don't think there's any artist of any value who doesn't doubt what they're doing.
[ Any Artist Doing Doubt Think Value]
Topic: Art
- Everyone in my family is in the film business; I knew I wanted to be creative and it was important in my family to be artistic.
[ Artistic Business Creative Everyone Family Film Important Knew Wanted]
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- It's very difficult for me to dislike an artist. No matter what he's creating, the fact that he's experiencing the joy of creation makes me feel like we're in a brotherhood of some kind... we're in it together.
[ Artist Brotherhood Creating Creation Difficult Dislike Experiencing Fact Feel Joy Kind Makes Matter Some Together Very]
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- Every artist undresses his subject, whether human or still life. It is his business to find essences in surfaces, and what more attractive and challenging surface than the skin around a soul?
[ Around Artist Attractive Business Challenging Essences Every Find His Human Life More Skin Soul Still Subject Surface Surfaces Than Whether]
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- It is said that no star is a heroine to her makeup artist.
[ Artist Her Heroine Makeup Said Star]
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- And obviously, when I started out, I had a little bit more curiosity than some, and went seeking out the original artists, or in some cases searching up country music.
[ Artists Bit Cases Country Curiosity Had Little More Music Obviously Original Out Searching Seeking Some Started Than Up Went]
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- Beauty, like truth, is relative to the time when one lives and to the individual who can grasp it. The expression of beauty is in direct ratio to the power of conception the artist has acquired.
[ Acquired Artist Beauty Conception Direct Expression Grasp Individual Lives Power Ratio Relative Time Truth]
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- The beautiful is in nature, and it is encountered under the most diverse forms of reality. Once it is found it belongs to art, or rather to the artist who discovers it.
[ Art Artist Beautiful Belongs Discovers Diverse Encountered Forms Found Most Nature Once Rather Reality Under]
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- The expression of beauty is in direct ratio to the power of conception the artist has acquired.
[ Acquired Artist Beauty Conception Direct Expression Power Ratio]
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- Artistic development is a thing of the past, sadly.
[ Artistic Development Past Sadly Thing]
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- My proudest achievement has been the success of the shows and artists I have been involved with, because they were made in Britain.
[ Achievement Artists Because Been Britain Involved Made Proudest Shows Success Were]
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- I always thought that it was every performer's dream. That's the epitome of being an artist, being able to express song, dance and acting in a live theatre setting and really connecting with an audience on that level.
[ Able Acting Always Artist Audience Being Connecting Dance Dream Epitome Every Express Level Live Performer Really Setting Song Theatre Thought]
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- The opportunity to record the song came when Phil Collins' record label, Atlantic, was doing a tribute album to him and they asked all these different artists to do renditions of his songs.
[ Album Artists Asked Atlantic Came Collins Different Doing Him His Label Opportunity Phil Record Song Songs These Tribute]
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- There were some extremely good teachers there that were great artists really in their own right. It was actually very hard to concentrate on getting down to going any work being an art student especially when it's a flighty thing at best.
[ Actually Any Art Artists Being Best Concentrate Down Especially Extremely Getting Going Good Great Hard Own Really Right Some Student Teachers Their Thing Very Were Work]
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- Most artists I run into aren't that thrilled with what they do anyway. They are glad to have different versions out there to see which one the audience likes the best.
[ Anyway Artists Audience Best Different Glad Into Likes Most Out Run See Thrilled Versions Which]
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- You don't see artists sitting around a lot, talking about ideology. They find out what they believe, and what they're doing, by doing it.
[ Around Artists Believe Doing Find Ideology Lot Out See Sitting Talking]
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- That is what the title of artist means: one who perceives more than his fellows, and who records more than he has seen.
[ Artist Fellows His Means More Perceives Records Seen Than Title]
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- Our co-founder and company president, Jim Levy, came from a record industry background and understood the marketing and promotion of artists as well as products. So the video game business went from absolutely zero designer credit to something approaching rock star promotion.
[ Absolutely Approaching Artists Background Business Came Company Credit Designer Game Industry Jim Levy Marketing Our President Products Promotion Record Rock Something Star Understood Video Well Went Zero]
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- What the artist owes the world is his work; not a model for living.
[ Artist His Living Model Owes Work World]
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- You know, there's a saying in art that in order to be universal you must be specific. So I think every artist feels that he is dealing with specific things but that it also has significance universally.
[ Also Art Artist Dealing Every Feels Know Must Order Saying Significance Specific Things Think Universal Universally]
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- I feel that I want what allows me to reach the largest number of people as possible, and I don't feel ashamed of that. I think I'm the kind of artist that's meant to be on a major label because my music is different.
[ Allows Artist Ashamed Because Different Feel Kind Label Largest Major Meant Music Number Possible Reach Think Want]
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- When you're artistic director of a program, you present the music you want to present.
[ Artistic Director Music Present Program Want]
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- Artists have really never had any representation on Capitol Hill, because it's not the nature of the artist to join together and make a unified presence. Those days kind of died in the '60s.
[ Any Artist Artists Because Capitol Days Died Had Hill Join Kind Make Nature Never Presence Really Representation Those Together Unified]
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- I look at the Samurai because they were the artists of their time. What I think struck me when I read Bushido is compassion. 'If there's no one there to help, go out and find someone to help.' That hit me, because I try to lead my life like that.
[ Artists Because Compassion Find Go Help Hit Lead Life Look Out Read Samurai Someone Struck Their Think Time Try Were]
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- I look at everything in an artistic way.
[ Artistic Everything Look Way]
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- 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.
[ Artist Character Child Enduring Grand High Important Making Noble Time Work]
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- I got to sit down with people who I admired, and have conversations with some of the greatest thinkers and artists and performers. It's a huge privilege for me to be a journalist.
[ Admired Artists Conversations Down Got Greatest Huge Journalist Performers Privilege Sit Some Thinkers]
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- Country artists, I met a lot of them when I was five, six years old. I had an uncle who was a country and western singer and I met Lefty Frizzell when I was five or six years old in those shows that would come through Toronto from Nashville.
[ Artists Come Country Five Had Lefty Lot Met Nashville Old Shows Singer Six Them Those Through Toronto Uncle Western Would Years]
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- A group or an artist shouldn't get his money until his boss gets his.
[ Artist Boss Get Gets Group His Money Until]
Topic: Business
- To give a body and a perfect form to one's thought, this - and only this - is to be an artist.
[ Artist Body Form Give Only Perfect Thought]
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- You can have information and ease of use and have artistic integrity at the same time. The art of being a good Web designer is getting yourself into that middle ground and treating it as a final destination instead of as a compromise.
[ Art Artistic Being Compromise Designer Destination Ease Final Getting Good Ground Information Instead Integrity Into Middle Same Time Treating Use Web Yourself]
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- We wanted to meet him, for though we were neither of us naive people we had not wholly lost our belief that it is delightful to meet artists who have given us pleasure.
[ Artists Belief Delightful Given Had Him Lost Meet Naive Neither Our Pleasure Though Us Wanted Were Wholly]
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- We could ask artists from abroad to come in too, so that there could be a mixing and matching of skills from Europe, America and here which would widen our world.
[ Abroad America Artists Ask Come Could Europe Here Matching Mixing Our Skills Too Which Widen World Would]
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- Everyone wants immediate success, immediate celebrity, and that doesn't produce what used to be artists.
[ Artists Celebrity Everyone Immediate Produce Success Used Wants]
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- Drawing is giving a performance; an artist is an actor who is not limited by the body, only by his ability and, perhaps, experience.
[ Ability Actor Artist Body Drawing Experience Giving His Limited Only Performance Perhaps]
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- The thing to judge in any jazz artist is, does the man project and does he have ideas.
[ Any Artist Does Ideas Jazz Judge Man Project Thing]
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- I was always a visual person. I could see things visually. I had a harder time with numbers and logic, and I always had more of an artistic sensibility. So that I could do. And it was something that I really loved.
[ Always Artistic Could Had Harder Logic Loved More Numbers Person Really See Sensibility Something Things Time Visual Visually]
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- The intercourse between the Mediterranean and the North or between the Atlantic and Central Europe was never purely economic or political; it also meant the exchange of knowledge and ideas and the influence of social institutions and artistic and literary forms.
[ Also Artistic Atlantic Between Central Economic Europe Exchange Forms Ideas Influence Institutions Intercourse Knowledge Literary Meant Mediterranean Never North Political Purely Social]
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- My tastes and inspirational artists were always rather eclectic and diverse.
[ Always Artists Diverse Eclectic Inspirational Rather Tastes Were]
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- When I first came out, like a lot of the artists at that time, I had a very polished, very overproduced sound.
[ Artists Came First Had Lot Out Polished Sound Time Very]
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- The artist who aims at perfection in everything achieves it in nothing.
[ Achieves Aims Artist Everything Nothing Perfection]
Topic: Art
- On the other hand, the artist has much to do in the realm of color construction, which is so little explored and so obscure, and hardly dates back any farther than to the beginning of Impressionism.
[ Any Artist Back Beginning Color Construction Dates Explored Farther Hand Hardly Impressionism Little Much Obscure Other Realm Than Which]
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- All artists are now free to express their own personality.
[ Artists Express Free Now Own Personality Their]
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- I hope we can be consummate artists as women or revolutionaries, or whatever women want to be, and also have love, not only for ourselves but from a partner.
[ Also Artists Consummate Hope Love Only Ourselves Partner Revolutionaries Want Whatever Women]
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- What do you say when someone has truly inspired you? How do you express to an artist how deeply their work has affected you?
[ Affected Artist Deeply Express How Inspired Say Someone Their Truly Work]
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- I was lucky enough to first meet Elvis at his house in Bel Air and he used to invite different artists, singers and musicians, to come and jam with him at his house.
[ Air Artists Come Different Elvis Enough First Him His House Invite Jam Lucky Meet Musicians Singers Used]
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- Well, as an artist, I think that Elvis's generosity to me he always talked very highly about me, he always spoke very highly about my work and singing and my writing.
[ Always Artist Elvis Generosity Highly Singing Spoke Talked Think Very Well Work Writing]
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- Time and memory are true artists; they remould reality nearer to the heart's desire.
[ Artists Desire Heart Memory Nearer Reality Time True]
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- Admittedly, it is really our duty, as artists, to hold up a mirror to our own era; but, on the other hand, these works have lives of their own, and they're still alive today.
[ Admittedly Alive Artists Duty Era Hand Hold Lives Mirror Other Our Own Really Still Their These Today Up Works]
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- In fact, the element of play has an important role in my life, and I think that should be the case in the life of every artist. Our life is occupied with playing, whether we play an instrument or a role.
[ Artist Case Element Every Fact Important Instrument Life Occupied Our Play Playing Role Should Think Whether]
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- Western art is built on the biographical passion of one artist for another.
[ Another Art Artist Biographical Built Passion Western]
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- A great artist is never poor.
[ Artist Great Never Poor]
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- I did some artistic nudes when I was I 8 with a French-Canadian photographer while I was modeling. They were beautiful shots, and they were not about nudity.
[ Artistic Beautiful Did Modeling Nudes Nudity Photographer Shots Some Were While]
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- When a young artist is ready, one has to bring him into the limelight.
[ Artist Bring Him Into Limelight Ready Young]
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- If it's stage, the two most important artists are the actor and the playwright. If it's film, THE most important person is the director. The director says where the camera goes.
[ Actor Artists Camera Director Film Goes Important Most Person Playwright Says Stage Two Where]
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- I believe people may have a predisposition for artistic creativity. It doesn't mean they're going to make it.
[ Artistic Believe Creativity Going Make May Mean]
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- The artist is chosen by God to fulfill his commands and must never be overwhelmed by public opinion.
[ Artist Chosen Commands Fulfill God His Must Never Opinion Overwhelmed Public]
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- I was constantly being around artists and Bohemian types.
[ Around Artists Being Bohemian Constantly Types]
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- We shall have to remove everything that strangles artistic and scientific creativeness.
[ Artistic Creativeness Everything Remove Scientific Shall Strangles]
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- I don't believe in art. I believe in artists.
[ Art Artists Believe]
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- The individual, man as a man, man as a brain, if you like, interests me more than what he makes, because I've noticed that most artists only repeat themselves.
[ Artists Because Brain Individual Interests Makes Man More Most Noticed Only Repeat Than Themselves]
Topic:
- I wanted to feel like an artist for once in my life. I wanted to use other producers for respect, to let them know that I listen to other people's music and that I'm just not out here on my own page.
[ Artist Feel Here Just Know Life Listen Music Once Other Out Own Page Producers Respect Them Use Wanted]
Topic:
- We haven't had a slew of artists, but the artists we do come out with have always had the same momentum.
[ Always Artists Come Had Haven Momentum Out Same Slew]
Topic:
- Everyone loathes his own country and countrymen if he is any sort of artist.
[ Any Artist Country Countrymen Everyone His Own Sort]
Topic:
- For us artists there waits the joyous compromise through art with all that wounded or defeated us in daily life; in this way, not to evade destiny, as the ordinary people try to do, but to fulfil it in its true potential - the imagination.
[ Art Artists Compromise Daily Defeated Destiny Evade Fulfil Imagination Joyous Life Ordinary Potential Through True Try Us Waits Way Wounded]
Topic:
- Journeys, like artists, are born and not made. A thousand differing circumstances contribute to them, few of them willed or determined by the will-whatever we may think.
[ Artists Born Circumstances Contribute Determined Differing Few Journeys Made May Them Think Thousand Willed]
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- I'm one of those people who thinks you can have a happy life and still be an artist.
[ Artist Happy Life Still Thinks Those]
Topic:
- I have been surrounded by artists and paintings throughout my life. My father Ted Dyer is an artist, and from a very early age I have spent time painting and drawing.
[ Age Artist Artists Been Drawing Early Father Life Painting Paintings Spent Surrounded Ted Throughout Time Very]
Topic:
- I have lived in Cornwall from the age of 4, so I have always been aware of the artistic heritage that the county has. I feel very proud to be able to connect to this.
[ Able Age Always Artistic Aware Been Connect Cornwall County Feel Heritage Lived Proud Very]
Topic:
- My father is a well known artist, Ted Dyer, who has been painting for many years. Our work is very different, but growing up surrounded by paintings, paints, easels and art books does have an effect.
[ Art Artist Been Books Different Does Effect Father Growing Known Many Our Painting Paintings Paints Surrounded Ted Up Very Well Work Years]
Topic:
- The lifestyle that an artist can have, the freedom to wander in the landscape with no real pressure or deadlines, was a very attractive one.
[ Artist Attractive Deadlines Freedom Landscape Lifestyle Pressure Real Very Wander]
Topic:
- Film, as far as I'm concerned, is my area of artistic endeavor, so I never think of a movie that gets released as being all done-it's just when they took it away from you.
[ Area Artistic Away Being Concerned Endeavor Far Film Gets Just Movie Never Released Think Took]
Topic:
- The big artist keeps an eye on nature and steals her tools.
[ Artist Big Eye Her Keeps Nature Steals Tools]
Topic:
- The defining function of the artist is to cherish consciousness.
[ Artist Cherish Consciousness Defining Function]
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- I'm definitely a pop artist at heart.
[ Artist Definitely Heart Pop]
Topic:
- I usually prepare a track and then I work with the artist when it's time to do the vocals.
[ Artist Prepare Then Time Track Usually Vocals Work]
Topic:
- It's about finding great artists and being part of their careers.
[ Artists Being Careers Finding Great Part Their]
Topic:
- There are people that bring artists to me to look at it and it's a question of whether I like their music and their look and if I think there's something they have that makes them different and commercial.
[ Artists Bring Commercial Different Look Makes Music Question Something Their Them Think Whether]
Topic:
- There's artists that I'm working with on a new label of mine. Foxy Nova and Supa Nova.
[ Artists Label Mine New Nova Working]
Topic:
- There is also an artistic element which is lead by the film maker. Issues of what is reality and objectivity are as always relevant as someone is going to edit the film.
[ Also Always Artistic Edit Element Film Going Issues Lead Maker Objectivity Reality Relevant Someone Which]
Topic:
- I'm rarely grabbed by anything the way I was when I was 10 years younger. About the only relatively new artists whose albums I own are Beck, and They Might Be Giants.
[ Albums Anything Artists Beck Giants Grabbed Might New Only Own Rarely Relatively Way Whose Years Younger]
Topic:
- It is frequently the tragedy of the great artist, as it is of the great scientist, that he frightens the ordinary man.
[ Artist Frequently Frightens Great Man Ordinary Scientist Tragedy]
Topic:
- The progress of an artist is a continual self-sacrifice, a continual extinction of personality.
[ Artist Continual Extinction Personality Progress Self-Sacrifice]
Topic:
- Once we start collecting, the more you have, the more it gets valuable and that will stop us from responding to the present and taking on new ideas what the artists are doing now.
[ Artists Collecting Doing Gets Ideas More New Now Once Present Responding Start Stop Taking Us Valuable Will]
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- To be a true artist you have to play the way you feel - not the way others think you should feel.
[ Artist Feel Others Play Should Think True Way]
Topic:
- Every artist writes his own autobiography.
[ Artist Autobiography Every His Own Writes]
Topic: Art
- I want to solidify as an artist and show that as I grow as a person and make mistakes and learn from them, I'm going to grow artistically.
[ Artist Artistically Going Grow Learn Make Mistakes Person Show Solidify Them Want]
Topic:
- As the scripts come in they are sent to the artists, and the artists are either very busy, or ready to start.
[ Artists Busy Come Either Ready Scripts Sent Start Very]
Topic:
- 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.
[ Appear Artist Begins Explain His Likes Make Often Process Reasonable Responsible Seem Totally Were Work]
Topic:
- The Renaissance is studded by the names of the artists and architects, with their creations recorded as great historical events.
[ Architects Artists Creations Events Great Historical Names Recorded Renaissance Their]
Topic:
- Experiments were not attempted at that time, we did not believe in the usefulness of the concept anyway, and I finished my thesis in 1962 with a feeling like an artist balancing on a high rope without any interested spectators.
[ Any Anyway Artist Attempted Balancing Believe Concept Did Experiments Feeling Finished High Interested Rope Spectators Thesis Time Usefulness Were Without]
Topic:
- As an artist, you dream about accumulating enough successful music to someday do just one greatest-hits album, but to reach the point where you're releasing your second collection of hits is beyond belief.
[ Accumulating Album Artist Belief Beyond Collection Dream Enough Hits Just Music Point Reach Releasing Second Someday Successful Where Your]
Topic:
- A successful artist of any kind has to work so hard that she is justified in refusing to lay down her sceptre until she is placed on the bier.
[ Any Artist Down Hard Her Justified Kind Lay Placed Refusing She Successful Until Work]
Topic:
- Whether he is an artist or not, the photographer is a joyous sensualist, for the simple reason that the eye traffics in feelings, not in thoughts.
[ Artist Eye Feelings Joyous Photographer Reason Simple Thoughts Whether]
Topic:
- If you're a musician and an artist, you don't just stop.
[ Artist Just Musician Stop]
Topic:
- Independent artists and labels have always been the trend setters in music and the music business.
[ Always Artists Been Business Independent Labels Music Trend]
Topic:
- An artist is a creature driven by demons. He doesn't know why they choose him and he's usually too busy to wonder why.
[ Artist Busy Choose Creature Demons Driven Him Know Too Usually Why Wonder]
Topic:
- 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.
[ Again Aim Arrest Artificial Artist Every Fixed Hold Hundred Later Life Looks Means Motion Moves Since Stranger Which Years]
Topic: Art
- The artist doesn't have time to listen to the critics. The ones who want to be writers read the reviews, the ones who want to write don't have the time to read reviews.
[ Artist Critics Listen Ones Read Reviews Time Want Write Writers]
Topic:
- The best job that was ever offered to me was to become a landlord in a brothel. In my opinion it's the perfect milieu for an artist to work in.
[ Artist Become Best Brothel Ever Job Landlord Milieu Offered Opinion Perfect Work]
Topic:
- Artists can color the sky red because they know it's blue. Those of us who aren't artists must color things the way they really are or people might think we're stupid.
[ Artists Because Blue Color Know Might Must Really Red Sky Stupid Things Think Those Us Way]
Topic:
- The artist is the medium between his fantasies and the rest of the world.
[ Artist Between Fantasies His Medium Rest World]
Topic:
- The artist finds, that the more he can confine his attention to a particular part of any work, his productions are the more perfect, and grow under his hands in the greater quantities.
[ Any Artist Attention Confine Finds Greater Grow Hands His More Part Particular Perfect Productions Quantities Under Work]
Topic:
- My sisters were going out with artists and poets, and eventually it was the creative world which attracted me.
[ Artists Attracted Creative Eventually Going Out Poets Sisters Were Which World]
Topic:
- Artists in each of the arts seek after and care for nothing but love.
[ After Artists Arts Care Each Love Nothing Seek]
Topic:
- But you have to understand that I consider myself a very modest artist, or whatever, and not of importance really at all - it is quite embarrassing to me to be asked my opinion about things. I am only a wee Scottish poet on the outside of everything.
[ Am Artist Asked Consider Embarrassing Everything Importance Modest Myself Only Opinion Outside Poet Quite Really Scottish Things Understand Very Wee Whatever]
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- Within two weeks of working with her, I realized how good she was for the role because she was absolutely with it and she has got terrific instincts, I think, as an artist, too.
[ Absolutely Artist Because Good Got Her How Instincts Realized Role She Terrific Think Too Two Weeks Within Working]
Topic:
- Artists who seek perfection in everything are those who cannot attain it in anything.
[ Anything Artists Attain Cannot Everything Perfection Seek Those]
Topic: Art
- 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.
[ Artist Badly Caught Enjoy Life Monstrosity Much Nature Opinion Outside See Something Suffer Too Up]
Topic:
- 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.
[ All-Powerful Artist Creation Everywhere God Him His Invisible Must Never See Sense Work]
Topic:
- I play piano and guitar and I do write my own stuff so to a certain extent I know what I want to do in regards to music. But I'm still finding out what kind of music is my favourite kind to listen to, never mind do myself so I've got a lot of time to find out myself and develop myself as an artist.
[ Artist Certain Develop Extent Favourite Find Finding Got Guitar Kind Know Listen Lot Mind Music Myself Never Out Own Piano Play Regards Still Stuff Time Want Write]
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- America tends to worship the modest talent because it doesn't put us in an uncomfortable position vis-a-vis the artist.
[ America Artist Because Modest Position Put Talent Tends Uncomfortable Us Worship]
Topic:
- Anyone who creates something new or does something different artistically is going to be singled out.
[ Anyone Artistically Creates Different Does Going New Out Singled Something]
Topic:
- If something is successful with the audience, it's automatically suspect; the reverse is to say that not to reach audiences is the greatest compliment an artist can receive!
[ Artist Audience Audiences Automatically Compliment Greatest Reach Receive Reverse Say Something Successful Suspect]
Topic:
- The artist is something of an outsider in America. I have always felt that America does not value its artists, certainly not in the sense that the Europeans do.
[ Always America Artist Artists Certainly Does Europeans Felt Outsider Sense Something Value]
Topic:
- When I began competing with the other artists in New York, I discovered classical North Indian music.
[ Artists Began Classical Competing Discovered Indian Music New North Other York]
Topic:
- When I came to New York, I began to meet the people who became the most famous artists of our time. I was insecure about my own level of ability, I didn't know whether I could compete with these people and, at the same time. I was wondering what is this anyway?
[ Ability Anyway Artists Became Began Came Compete Could Famous Insecure Know Level Meet Most New Our Own Same These Time Whether Wondering York]
Topic:
- Every artistic expression is either influenced by or adds something to politics.
[ Adds Artistic Either Every Expression Influenced Politics Something]
Topic:
- My life is as an artist, not an entertainer. I don't consider myself an entertainer, but I can do that thing when I want to.
[ Artist Consider Entertainer Life Myself Thing Want]
Topic:
- I didn't really think about becoming a professional artist until high school, when I realized that everything else required too much math.
[ Artist Becoming Else Everything High Math Much Professional Realized Really Required School Think Too Until]
Topic:
- Great artists are people who find the way to be themselves in their art. Any sort of pretension induces mediocrity in art and life alike.
[ Alike Any Art Artists Find Great Induces Life Mediocrity Pretension Sort Their Themselves Way]
Topic:
- As a fashion designer, I was always aware that I was not an artist, because I was creating something that was made to be sold, marketed, used, and ultimately discarded.
[ Always Artist Aware Because Creating Designer Discarded Fashion Made Marketed Sold Something Ultimately Used]
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- I strongly suggest that we play down basics like who influenced whom, and instead study the way the influence is transformed, in other words: how the artist made it his own.
[ Artist Basics Down His How Influence Influenced Instead Made Other Own Play Strongly Study Suggest Transformed Way Whom Words]
Topic:
- Most artists have experienced the creative block. We get stuck in our work. We beat our head against the wall: nothing. Sometimes, it is because we are trying something at the wrong time.
[ Against Artists Beat Because Block Creative Experienced Get Head Most Nothing Our Something Sometimes Stuck Time Trying Wall Work Wrong]
Topic:
- Most people think an artist tries to be original, but originality is the last thing that develops in the artist.
[ Artist Develops Last Most Original Originality Thing Think Tries]
Topic:
- That is why the analogy of stealing does not work. With a thief, we want to know how much money he stole, and from whom. With the artist it is not how much he took and from whom, but what he did with it.
[ Analogy Artist Did Does How Know Money Much Stealing Stole Thief Took Want Whom Why Work]
Topic:
- Why do we pigeonhole and label an artist? It is a sure way of missing the important, the contradictory, the things that make him or her unique.
[ Artist Contradictory Her Him Important Label Make Missing Pigeonhole Sure Things Unique Way Why]
Topic:
- I think an artist's responsibility is more complex than people realize.
[ Artist Complex More Realize Responsibility Than Think]
Topic: Art
- By the time I was a teenager, I knew I wanted to be an artist. I was a born draftsman and liked all forms of art, so I just knew that's what I wanted to do.
[ Art Artist Born Forms Just Knew Liked Teenager Time Wanted]
Topic:
- I hope my work has inspired young artists. I have always tried to maintain my freedom as an artist and I feel it is one of the main reasons I have been successful.
[ Always Artist Artists Been Feel Freedom Hope Inspired Main Maintain Reasons Successful Tried Work Young]
Topic:
- The reason actors, artists, writers have agents is because we'll do it for nothing. That's a basic fact - you gotta do it.
[ Actors Agents Artists Basic Because Fact Gotta Nothing Reason Writers]
Topic:
- The character of the artist doesn't enter into the nature of the art.
[ Art Artist Character Enter Into Nature]
Topic:
- I think it would be nice to sell 15 million albums as a solo artist. I'd have to deal with all the repercussions of that, but that wouldn't be too bad.
[ Albums Artist Bad Deal Million Nice Repercussions Sell Solo Think Too Would]
Topic:
- I think musicians and artists are the most philanthropic people I know. Their charity record of the music business would hold up to the work of anybody.
[ Anybody Artists Business Charity Hold Know Most Music Musicians Philanthropic Record Their Think Up Work Would]
Topic:
- Nobody told Don Henley or me that we were going to make it as solo artists, but I can speak for Don when I say that we are both really happy now that the band is not together.
[ Artists Band Both Going Happy Henley Make Nobody Now Really Say Solo Speak Together Told Were]
Topic:
- The artist in me cries out for design.
[ Artist Cries Design Out]
Topic: Design
- Yeah, I really like being alive. But I definitely don't have any intentions as an artist.
[ Alive Any Artist Being Definitely Intentions Really Yeah]
Topic:
- A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist and evolutionary strategist.
[ Artist Designer Economist Emerging Evolutionary Inventor Mechanic Objective Strategist Synthesis]
Topic:
- So it's hard to be an artist and be true to the reality of the world you want to create and also make it entertaining and successful financially.
[ Also Artist Create Entertaining Financially Hard Make Reality Successful True Want World]
Topic:
- I think another thing is that we don't really want exclusivity. We accept that it is in the artist's interest to be on sale in every place where they sell music.
[ Accept Another Artist Every Exclusivity Interest Music Place Really Sale Sell Thing Think Want Where]
Topic:
- One thing that really appeals to me is this idea of music being a living thing that has an evolution that, in a way, enables the artist to sell a process rather than a piece of product.
[ Appeals Artist Being Enables Evolution Idea Living Music Piece Process Product Rather Really Sell Than Thing Way]
Topic:
- What is it they want from the man that they didn't get from the work? What do they expect? What is there left when he's done with his work, what's any artist but the dregs of his work, the human shambles that follows it around?
[ Any Around Artist Done Dregs Expect Follows Get His Human Left Man Shambles Want Work]
Topic:
- I'm definitely a Polaroid camera girl. For me, what I'm really excited about is bringing back the artistry and the nature of Polaroid.
[ Artistry Back Bringing Camera Definitely Excited Girl Nature Really]
Topic:
- What I've discovered is that in art, as in music, there's a lot of truth-and then there's a lie. The artist is essentially creating his work to make this lie a truth, but he slides it in amongst all the others. The tiny little lie is the moment I live for, my moment. It's the moment that the audience falls in love.
[ Amongst Art Artist Audience Creating Discovered Essentially Falls His Lie Little Live Lot Love Make Moment Music Others Slides Then Tiny Truth Work]
Topic:
- So I went out and bought myself a copy of the Writer and Artist Yearbook, bought lots of magazines and got on the phone and talked to editors about ideas for stories. Pretty soon I found myself hired to do interviews and articles and went off and did them.
[ Articles Artist Bought Copy Did Editors Found Got Hired Ideas Interviews Lots Magazines Myself Off Out Phone Pretty Soon Stories Talked Them Went Writer]
Topic:
- There have been makeup artists who've asked if my eyebrows are real.
[ Artists Asked Been Eyebrows Makeup Real]
Topic:
- But I'm not an artist. Maybe an artist with a small a.
[ Artist Maybe Small]
Topic:
- Paul is a very creative artist but I'm more that thorough, meticulous, disciplined nut.
[ Artist Creative Disciplined Meticulous More Nut Paul Thorough Very]
Topic:
- One of the problems that we face through the media attention that these artists receive is that there has been an awful lot of talk about opera and classical music being elite and being for an elitist group.
[ Artists Attention Awful Been Being Classical Elite Elitist Face Group Lot Media Music Opera Problems Receive Talk These Through]
Topic:
- What people really should be able to be confident in is that the standards of music- making that classically trained musicians present is elite, it is the best and all of us as artists should be committed to that.
[ Able Artists Best Classically Committed Confident Elite Making Musicians Present Really Should Standards Trained Us]
Topic:
- However, the radio and national media depend much more on the hype from a good record label, and from a " buzz " about a band, then from just one or two good shows. There are a lot of artists that have a ton of good press going for them, and still do not make it big in the US.
[ Artists Band Big Buzz Depend Going Good However Hype Just Label Lot Make Media More Much National Press Radio Record Shows Still Them Then Ton Two Us]
Topic:
- Being an artist means ceasing to take seriously that very serious person we are when we are not an artist.
[ Artist Being Ceasing Means Person Serious Seriously Take Very]
Topic:
- 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.
[ Also Art Artist Audience Become Concern History Increasingly Loss Modern Progressive Public]
Topic: Art
- Any man who does not have his inner world to translate is not an artist.
[ Any Artist Does His Inner Man Translate World]
Topic:
- Great artists suffer for the people.
[ Artists Great Suffer]
Topic:
- It used to be that Nashville would work to develop promising artists.
[ Artists Develop Nashville Promising Used Work Would]
Topic:
- Artistically I am still a child with a whole life ahead of me to discover and create. I want something, but I won't know what it is until I succeed in doing it.
[ Ahead Am Artistically Child Create Discover Doing Know Life Something Still Succeed Until Want Whole Won]
Topic:
- In every work of art the subject is primordial, whether the artist knows it or not. The measure of the formal qualities is only a sign of the measure of the artist's obsession with his subject; the form is always in proportion to the obsession.
[ Always Art Artist Every Form Formal His Knows Measure Obsession Only Primordial Proportion Qualities Sign Subject Whether Work]
Topic:
- Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.
[ Art Artist Better Between Collaboration Does God Less]
Topic: Art
- Art is the collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.
[ Art Artist Better Between Collaboration Does God Less]
Topic:
- We eat up artists like there's going to be a famine at the end.
[ Artists Eat End Famine Going Up]
Topic:
- For hundreds of years people have talked about artists having inspiration, but often, some persons would say, write us a symphony or write us a song, on commission. The artists would come up with a masterpiece without waiting to have their muse inspire them.
[ Artists Come Commission Having Hundreds Inspiration Inspire Masterpiece Muse Often Persons Say Some Song Symphony Talked Their Them Up Us Waiting Without Would Write Years]
Topic:
- But there's a difference between having artistic interests and being psychotic. That's more than a fine line of differentiation, and I do see that a bit too much.
[ Artistic Being Between Bit Difference Differentiation Fine Having Interests Line More Much Psychotic See Than Too]
Topic:
- An artist can go paint, and a writer can go write, but an actor needs to get hired, needs somebody to say, 'Here, come and do this,' That's the hard part.
[ Actor Artist Come Get Go Hard Here Hired Needs Paint Part Say Somebody Write Writer]
Topic:
- I want to keep - this seems so corny - I want to keep growing as an artist.
[ Artist Corny Growing Keep Seems Want]
Topic:
- Just as the bird sings or the butterfly soars, because it is his natural characteristic, so the artist works.
[ Artist Because Bird Butterfly Characteristic His Just Natural Sings Soars Works]
Topic:
- The real artist has no idea that he is sacrificing himself for art. He does what he does for one reason and one reason only-he can't help doing it.
[ Art Artist Does Doing Help Himself Idea Real Reason Sacrificing]
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- Born Berlin 1931, Germany, father a British diplomat, mother an American artist. Educated at various schools all over the world. 1958 Settled down to live in London. 1966 Became interested in photography through photographing my young children. No formal training.
[ American Artist Became Berlin Born British Children Diplomat Down Educated Father Formal Germany Interested Live London Mother Over Photographing Photography Schools Settled Through Training Various World Young]
Topic:
- An artist needn't be a clergyman or a churchwarden, but he certainly must have a warm heart for his fellow men.
[ Artist Certainly Clergyman Fellow Heart His Men Must Needn Warm]
Topic:
- I feel that there is nothing more truly artistic than to love people.
[ Artistic Feel Love More Nothing Than Truly]
Topic:
- The more I think about it, the more I realize there is nothing more artistic that to love others.
[ Artistic Love More Nothing Others Realize Think]
Topic:
- For some reason, all artists have self-esteem issues.
[ Artists Issues Reason Self-Esteem Some]
Topic:
- I am an artist, art has no color and no sex.
[ Am Art Artist Color Sex]
Topic:
- Our photographs are filthier and our stories are more disgusting. We make no effort to be artistic.
[ Artistic Disgusting Effort Make More Our Photographs Stories]
Topic:
- The relationship between the public and the artist is complex and difficult to explain. There is a fine line between using this critical energy creatively and pandering to it.
[ Artist Between Complex Creatively Critical Difficult Energy Explain Fine Line Pandering Public Relationship Using]
Topic:
- Coming to understand a painting or a symphony in an unfamiliar style, to recognize the work of an artist or school, to see or hear in new ways, is as cognitive an achievement as learning to read or write or add.
[ Achievement Add Artist Cognitive Coming Hear Learning New Painting Read Recognize School See Style Symphony Understand Unfamiliar Ways Work Write]
Topic:
- These are all voluntary resources which help parents sort out the choices without infringing on the artists' rights to free speech, which is something that we respect.
[ Artists Choices Free Help Infringing Out Parents Resources Respect Rights Something Sort Speech These Voluntary Which Without]
Topic:
- A contemporary artist can use the findings of all epochs and all styles, from the most primitive literary expressions up to the most refined products of the baroque.
[ Artist Baroque Contemporary Epochs Expressions Findings Literary Most Primitive Products Refined Styles Up Use]
Topic:
- I really want to do more mature, artistic, twisted, edgy films. That is my goal.
[ Artistic Edgy Films Goal Mature More Really Twisted Want]
Topic:
- No artist is ahead of his time. He is his time; it is just that others are behind the times.
[ Ahead Artist Behind His Just Others Time Times]
Topic:
- The artists realise it will take time. It is an upliftment process.
[ Artists Process Realise Take Time Will]
Topic:
- There has never been any proper commitment to marketing these artists and their music. We are not Sony.
[ Any Artists Been Commitment Marketing Music Never Proper Sony Their These]
Topic:
- I allowed artists to play for as long as they felt they could justifiably continue to create.
[ Allowed Artists Continue Could Create Felt Justifiably Long Play]
Topic:
- I made it easier for many artists to play in certain areas.
[ Areas Artists Certain Easier Made Many Play]
Topic:
- My function at Verve was that of a genuine producer in artists and repertoire.
[ Artists Function Genuine Producer Repertoire]
Topic:
- There are many artists that I present that I admit I like less than I do others. But I think that they warrant being presented by my own, personal standards.
[ Admit Artists Being Less Many Others Own Personal Present Presented Standards Than Think Warrant]
Topic:
- I say that I can't make anything up. I think of myself as a collage artist. I'm cutting and pasting memories of my life. And I say, I have to live a life in order to tell a life. I would prefer to tell it because telling you're always in control, you're like God.
[ Always Anything Artist Because Collage Control Cutting God Life Live Make Memories Myself Order Prefer Say Tell Telling Think Up Would]
Topic:
- There are two kinds of artists in this world; those that work because the spirit is in them, and they cannot be silent if they would, and those that speak from a conscientious desire to make apparent to others the beauty that has awakened their own admiration.
[ Admiration Apparent Artists Awakened Beauty Because Cannot Conscientious Desire Kinds Make Others Own Silent Speak Spirit Their Them Those Two Work World Would]
Topic:
- I'm sometimes critical about other artists who come out with something different until maybe I hear the music. If the music is there, then they did their job, and I'll enjoy the CD.
[ Artists Cd Come Critical Did Different Enjoy Hear Job Maybe Music Other Out Something Sometimes Their Then Until]
Topic:
- James Brown was one of the first artists who found four bars that he liked and played them the entire way through, and then he just added to it vocally.
[ Added Artists Bars Brown Entire First Found Four James Just Liked Played Them Then Through Vocally Way]
Topic:
- Artists like Bach and Beethoven erected churches and temples on the heights. I only wanted... to build dwellings for men in which they might feel happy and at home.
[ Artists Bach Beethoven Build Churches Dwellings Erected Feel Happy Heights Home Men Might Only Temples Wanted Which]
Topic:
- I don't believe that I should just do A-movies, I just do the work as an artist.
[ Artist Believe Just Should Work]
Topic:
- I guess if you take yourself seriously as an artist there starts either the problem or the beauty of doing good artwork.
[ Artist Artwork Beauty Doing Either Good Guess Problem Seriously Starts Take Yourself]
Topic:
- Mike Judge, who I've become friends with over the years never took himself seriously as an artist.
[ Artist Become Friends Himself Judge Mike Never Over Seriously Took Years]
Topic:
- She encouraged any artistic impulse I had, and my father discouraged any artistic impulse I had. They took out their problems with each other on me and my sister.
[ Any Artistic Discouraged Each Encouraged Father Had Impulse Other Out Problems She Sister Their Took]
Topic:
- When I was an art student in the early 60's before the acid scene began I was smoking pot just like anyone else who was an artist.
[ Acid Anyone Art Artist Before Began Early Else Just Pot Scene Smoking Student]
Topic:
- Living creatively is really important to maintain throughout your life. And living creatively doesn't mean only artistic creativity, although that's part of it. It means being yourself, not just complying with the wishes of other people.
[ Although Artistic Being Creatively Creativity Important Just Life Living Maintain Mean Means Only Other Part Really Throughout Wishes Your Yourself]
Topic:
- The copyright bargain: a balance between protection for the artist and rights for the consumer.
[ Artist Balance Bargain Between Consumer Copyright Protection Rights]
Topic:
- The war was a mirror; it reflected man's every virtue and every vice, and if you looked closely, like an artist at his drawings, it showed up both with unusual clarity.
[ Artist Both Clarity Closely Drawings Every His Looked Man Mirror Reflected Showed Unusual Up Vice Virtue War]
Topic:
- After touring with David Bowie last year, I was inspired to look at what I wanted to do as an artist, and I realized I wanted to go back to the music I fell in love with when I was eight years old.
[ After Artist Back Bowie David Eight Fell Go Inspired Last Look Love Music Old Realized Touring Wanted Year Years]
Topic:
- Even though other people wrote my songs I put my stamp on them. I have a connection, but there is no truer connection than an artists and their own song.
[ Artists Connection Even Other Own Put Song Songs Stamp Than Their Them Though Truer Wrote]
Topic:
- I became paralyzed as an artist with writer's block.
[ Artist Became Block Paralyzed Writer]
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- Let's look at people as artists and try to support them; just because Picasso painted a couple of bad paintings, that's no reason to say he's a lousy painter.
[ Artists Bad Because Couple Just Look Lousy Painted Painter Paintings Picasso Reason Say Support Them Try]
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- A big part of being an actress specifically is feeling entitled to your artistic opinion, feeling that it means something, and being able to stand by it.
[ Able Actress Artistic Being Big Entitled Feeling Means Opinion Part Something Specifically Stand Your]
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- You have a right to your opinion about the work that you're doing. An artist is as equally important as the director. If you believe that, you can work in any circumstances.
[ Any Artist Believe Circumstances Director Doing Equally Important Opinion Right Work Your]
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- Everything that Eddie has said about me is the total opposite of what really happened. Eddie says I wanted to be a solo artist. No, Eddie wanted to be a solo artist.
[ Artist Eddie Everything Happened Opposite Really Said Says Solo Total Wanted]
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- I meet many people, I talk with them, like a TV show host. I show what's going on with Greenpeace, interesing political things, I have artists, musicians and bands.
[ Artists Bands Going Greenpeace Host Many Meet Musicians Political Show Talk Them Things Tv]
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- I just asked myself, what piece of that man's soul did he just chew off and swallow to get next week's assignment? You know, just to live, just to work as an artist, or to feed the family?
[ Artist Asked Assignment Chew Did Family Feed Get Just Know Live Man Myself Next Off Piece Soul Swallow Week Work]
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- And if we must educate our poets and artists in science, we must educate our masters, labour and capital, in art.
[ Art Artists Capital Educate Labour Masters Must Our Poets Science]
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- I've always gotten along best with artists.
[ Along Always Artists Best Gotten]
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- The same music is playing on the radio in San Francisco, New York, Washington DC and Annapolis. Everywhere you go there's the same artists and same songs by them, over and over again. At some stations they play the same songs 50 to 60 times a week.
[ Again Artists Dc Everywhere Francisco Go Music New Over Play Playing Radio Same San Some Songs Stations Them Times Washington Week York]
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- It used to be that you'd have a song recorded by a major country artist and if it was a hit, you could buy a car. Now you can buy a dealership.
[ Artist Buy Car Could Country Hit Major Now Recorded Song Used]
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- The first time with artistic endeavors is, if it's working, it was your idea, and if it's not, it's somebody else's idea.
[ Artistic Else Endeavors First Idea Somebody Time Working Your]
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- I'm quite sure that all true professional artists, of every description, in all walks of life, whether their craft is painting, music, sculpture, medicine or anything, have one primary concern - mankind.
[ Anything Artists Concern Craft Description Every Life Mankind Medicine Music Painting Primary Professional Quite Sculpture Sure Their True Walks Whether]
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- Creativity and artistic endeavors have a mission that goes far beyond just making music for the sake of music.
[ Artistic Beyond Creativity Endeavors Far Goes Just Making Mission Music Sake]
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- The practice of peace and reconciliation is one of the most vital and artistic of human actions.
[ Actions Artistic Human Most Peace Practice Reconciliation Vital]
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- Actually, I don't think there's anyone that represents the artists, except the artists themselves.
[ Actually Anyone Artists Except Represents Themselves Think]
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- One of the things I want to do as an artist is to connect generations.
[ Artist Connect Generations Things Want]
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- People were more interested in the phenomena than the art itself. This, combined with the growing interest in collecting art as an investment and the resultant boom in the art market, made it a difficult time for a young artist to remain sincere without becoming cynical.
[ Art Artist Becoming Boom Collecting Combined Cynical Difficult Growing Interest Interested Investment Itself Made Market More Phenomena Remain Resultant Sincere Than Time Were Without Young]
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- I have more artistic control in a smaller show. But it doesn't really matter. Sometimes you can have the smallest role in the smallest production and still make a big impact.
[ Artistic Big Control Impact Make Matter More Production Really Role Show Smaller Smallest Sometimes Still]
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- Most comic scriptwriters are very bad. The artists are good, but the writers are so bad.
[ Artists Bad Comic Good Most Very Writers]
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- A young and vital child knows no limit to his own will, and it is the only reality to him. It is not that he wants at the outset to fight other wills, but that they simply do not exist for him. Like the artist, he goes forth to the work of creation, gloriously alone.
[ Alone Artist Child Creation Exist Fight Forth Gloriously Goes Him His Knows Limit Only Other Outset Own Reality Simply Vital Wants Will Wills Work Young]
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- Most bands have a sound that they're already identified with, so for the producer it becomes a process of helping them find their muse in the studio to make a record that will not only satisfy them artistically, but will also do something in the marketplace.
[ Already Also Artistically Bands Becomes Find Helping Identified Make Marketplace Most Muse Only Process Producer Record Satisfy Something Sound Studio Their Them Will]
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- Some artists want a producer to be a kind of svengali - someone who actually creates a sound for them.
[ Actually Artists Creates Kind Producer Some Someone Sound Them Want]
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- I guess I had a suspicion of it my entire life without knowing exactly what it was - knowing that there was something different about me, which I attributed to being an artist. At 11 or 12 I started sort of clarifying for myself. It took a while.
[ Artist Attributed Being Different Entire Exactly Guess Had Knowing Life Myself Something Sort Started Suspicion Took Which While Without]
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- I love artists like Jon B, but I don't wanna be compared to anybody. I'm just doing my interpretation of rnb and how someone like me should be doing it.
[ Anybody Artists Compared Doing How Interpretation Jon Just Love Should Someone Wanna]
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- Well we took it apart scene by scene. We examined every sentence, every full stop, every comma. He has a most wonderful eye for detail, Roman, and you know, he's a very good artist.
[ Apart Artist Comma Detail Every Examined Eye Full Good Know Most Roman Scene Sentence Stop Took Very Well Wonderful]
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- If we are to change our world view, images have to change. The artist now has a very important job to do. He's not a little peripheral figure entertaining rich people, he's really needed.
[ Artist Change Entertaining Figure Images Important Job Little Needed Now Our Peripheral Really Rich Very View World]
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- Nobody, I think, ought to read poetry, or look at pictures or statues, who cannot find a great deal more in them than the poet or artist has actually expressed. Their highest merit is suggestiveness.
[ Actually Artist Cannot Deal Expressed Find Great Highest Look Merit More Nobody Ought Pictures Poet Poetry Read Statues Than Their Them Think]
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- The only legitimate artists in England are the architects.
[ Architects Artists England Legitimate Only]
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- But every great scripture, whether Hebrew, Indian, Persian, or Chinese, apart from its religious value will be found to have some rare and special beauty of its own; and in this respect the original Bible stands very high as a monument of sublime poetry and of artistic prose.
[ Apart Artistic Beauty Bible Chinese Every Found Great Hebrew High Indian Monument Original Own Persian Poetry Prose Rare Religious Respect Scripture Some Special Stands Sublime Value Very Whether Will]
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- The time of illusion, then, is the beautiful moment of passion; it represents the artistic zone in which the poet or romance writer ought to be free to do the very best that he can.
[ Artistic Beautiful Best Free Illusion Moment Ought Passion Poet Represents Romance Then Time Very Which Writer Zone]
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- Bullfighting is the only art in which the artist is in danger of death and in which the degree of brilliance in the performance is left to the fighter's honor.
[ Art Artist Brilliance Danger Death Degree Fighter Honor Left Only Performance Which]
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- That terrible mood of depression of whether it's any good or not is what is known as The Artist's Reward.
[ Any Artist Depression Good Known Mood Reward Terrible Whether]
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- Next to the writer of real estate advertisements, the autobiographer is the most suspect of prose artists.
[ Advertisements Artists Estate Most Next Prose Real Suspect Writer]
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- I have wanted to be a fine artist painter, and I reached the point in art schools were I'd like to understand more about images and how images communicate information to people. And I was not getting very far in that from my professors.
[ Art Artist Communicate Far Fine Getting How Images Information More Painter Point Professors Reached Schools Understand Very Wanted Were]
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- But I listen to everything, I listen to all artists that come along.
[ Along Artists Come Everything Listen]
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- Well, I worked with lots of different artists, of course.
[ Artists Course Different Lots Well Worked]
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- I don't mind doing two or three Eagles songs and playing the drums. I'm not one of those artists who's going to sit here and deny the past.
[ Artists Deny Doing Drums Eagles Going Here Mind Past Playing Sit Songs Those Three Two]
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- Many artists and writers have used cannabis for creative stimulation - from the writers of the world's religious masterpieces to our most irreverent satirists.
[ Artists Creative Irreverent Many Masterpieces Most Our Religious Satirists Stimulation Used World Writers]
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- I used to always read my stuff. And I could never understand why artists would say, 'Oh, I can't read my older stuff.' I'd go, 'Are you crazy? I could read my stuff forever!' Now it's a little harder.
[ Always Artists Could Crazy Forever Go Harder Little Never Now Oh Older Read Say Stuff Understand Used Why Would]
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- Far from wishing to awaken the artist in the pupil prematurely, the teacher considers it his first task to make him a skilled artisan with sovereign control of his craft.
[ Artisan Artist Awaken Considers Control Craft Far First Him His Make Prematurely Pupil Skilled Sovereign Task Teacher Wishing]
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- I knew the Apple II was great when I bought it, but as I dug into the details it just completely blew me away the creative artistic approach that the designers had taken.
[ Apple Approach Artistic Away Blew Bought Completely Creative Designers Details Dug Great Had Ii Into Just Knew Taken]
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- And their pals vote for their stuff when they're not on the panel, and it just keeps going that way. And they tend to be very fringe artists, so anything before the 20th century is not worth considering. This is out of date.
[ Anything Artists Before Century Considering Date Fringe Going Just Keeps Out Pals Panel Stuff Tend Their Very Vote Way Worth]
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- As an artist, I understand that, and I value the creative input of the artist.
[ Artist Creative Input Understand Value]
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- Data is what distinguishes the dilettante from the artist.
[ Artist Data Dilettante Distinguishes]
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- My goal as an artist is to always be true to who I am and give my fans music they will enjoy for a lifetime.
[ Always Am Artist Enjoy Fans Give Goal Lifetime Music True Will]
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- I am an artist. The track is my canvas, and the car is my brush.
[ Am Artist Brush Canvas Car Track]
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- You don't know how much artists go through to make it look so easy. It's all in the practice.
[ Artists Easy Go How Know Look Make Much Practice Through]
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- Artists are just children who refuse to put down their crayons.
[ Artists Children Crayons Down Just Put Refuse Their]
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- Artists are like everybody else.
[ Artists Else Everybody]
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- In an artwork you're always looking for artistic decisions, so an ashtray is perfect. An ashtray has got life and death.
[ Always Artistic Artwork Ashtray Death Decisions Got Life Looking Perfect]
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- It is very good advice to believe only what an artist does, rather than what he says about his work.
[ Advice Artist Believe Does Good His Only Rather Says Than Very Work]
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- Most artists work all the time, they do actually, especially good artists, they work all the time, what else is there to do? I mean you do.
[ Actually Artists Else Especially Good Mean Most Time Work]
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- The moment you cheat for the sake of beauty, you know you're an artist.
[ Artist Beauty Cheat Know Moment Sake]
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- We live in an age where the artist is forgotten. He is a researcher. I see myself that way.
[ Age Artist Forgotten Live Myself Researcher See Way Where]
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- One often forms a mental image of an artist through his work and is often disappointed on meeting him.
[ Artist Disappointed Forms Him His Image Meeting Mental Often Through Work]
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- A collection makes its own demands. Many artists have been collectors. I think of it rather as an illness. I felt it was using up too much energy.
[ Artists Been Collection Collectors Demands Energy Felt Illness Makes Many Much Own Rather Think Too Up Using]
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- I am isolated as an artist, not as a person.
[ Am Artist Isolated Person]
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- I don't look at the work of my contemporaries very much; I tend to look at pictures by dead artists. It's much easier to get near their paintings.
[ Artists Contemporaries Dead Easier Get Look Much Near Paintings Pictures Tend Their Very Work]
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- I'm very envious of the few artists who are any good and still do portraits.
[ Any Artists Envious Few Good Portraits Still Very]
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- I'm vulnerable to criticism. Any artist is, because you work alone in your studio and, until recently, critics were the only way you'd get any feedback.
[ Alone Any Artist Because Criticism Critics Feedback Get Only Recently Studio Until Vulnerable Way Were Work Your]
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- A work of art is a world in itself reflecting senses and emotions of the artist's world.
[ Art Artist Emotions Itself Reflecting Senses Work World]
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- Creation is dominated by three absolutely different factors: First, nature, which works upon us by its laws; second, the artist, who creates a spiritual contact with nature and his materials; third, the medium of expression through which the artist translates his inner world.
[ Absolutely Artist Contact Creates Creation Different Dominated Expression Factors First His Inner Laws Materials Medium Nature Second Spiritual Third Three Through Translates Upon Us Which Works World]
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- Every art expression is rooted fundamentally in the personality and temperament of the artist.
[ Art Artist Every Expression Fundamentally Personality Rooted Temperament]
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- Fifty years ago, it was the dream of every bohemian artist to be seen getting out of a limousine wearing blue jeans and sneakers. Today, it's the dream of probably half the people in the country.
[ Ago Artist Blue Bohemian Country Dream Every Fifty Getting Half Jeans Out Probably Seen Sneakers Today Wearing Years]
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- I've never understood why artists, who so often condescend to the cliches of their own culture, are so eager to embrace the cliches of cultures they know nothing about.
[ Artists Cliches Culture Cultures Eager Embrace Know Never Nothing Often Own Their Understood Why]
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- Many of the contradictions in Postmodern art come from the fact that we're trying to be artists in a democratic society. This is because in a democracy, the ideal is compromise. In art, it isn't.
[ Art Artists Because Come Compromise Contradictions Democracy Democratic Fact Ideal Many Postmodern Society Trying]
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- Style is the most valuable asset of the modern artist. That's probably why so many styles are reported lost or stolen each year.
[ Artist Asset Each Lost Many Modern Most Probably Reported Stolen Style Styles Valuable Why Year]
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- The only people left in America who seem not to be artists are illustrators.
[ America Artists Illustrators Left Only Seem]
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- The truth is, we haven't really figured out yet how artists are going to thrive in modern mass societies. We're all experiments.
[ Artists Experiments Figured Going Haven How Mass Modern Out Really Societies Thrive Truth Yet]
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- Being Southern and being the guy I've been all my life, I've lived more on the lighter side of life. I have a dark side, but that's not where I come from. A lot of artists like to come from that.
[ Artists Been Being Come Dark Guy Life Lighter Lived Lot More Side Southern Where]
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- I've been doing this for seven and a half years. I've been just bustin' it, trying to break in as an artist in this business. For me, it's still just about the work. I get the scripts and I'm all about that. I don't really even have an idea what that's going to be like.
[ Artist Been Break Business Doing Even Get Going Half Idea Just Really Scripts Seven Still Trying Work Years]
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- It's actually very freeing to be given permission as an artist to let that ride and to really let it ride, to actually experience it and bring it out of you. It's been uncomfortable and it's freeing at the same time.
[ Actually Artist Been Bring Experience Freeing Given Out Permission Really Ride Same Time Uncomfortable Very]
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- Frost is the greatest artist in our clime - he paints in nature and describes in rime.
[ Artist Clime Describes Frost Greatest Nature Our Paints]
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- Great art is the outward expression of an inner life in the artist, and this inner life will result in his personal vision of the world.
[ Art Artist Expression Great His Inner Life Outward Personal Result Vision Will World]
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- I firmly believe that all human beings have access to extraordinary energies and powers. Judging from accounts of mystical experience, heightened creativity, or exceptional performance by athletes and artists, we harbor a greater life than we know.
[ Access Accounts Artists Athletes Beings Believe Creativity Energies Exceptional Experience Extraordinary Firmly Greater Harbor Heightened Human Judging Know Life Mystical Performance Powers Than]
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- All the things we have to remember, and I've mentioned this before, is that we're all artists.
[ Artists Before Mentioned Remember Things]
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- Every artist has to grow, and has to challenge themselves with a new form of expression.
[ Artist Challenge Every Expression Form Grow New Themselves]
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- Every one of us is an artist, and as an artist, you really can stroll into any venue that you want, as long as you take your time to learn the etiquette of that venue.
[ Any Artist Etiquette Every Into Learn Long Really Stroll Take Time Us Venue Want Your]
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- The reason that I'm an actor, or an artist, is ultimately because I'm trying to paint a self-portrait, and the most complete and beautiful self-portrait that you can.
[ Actor Artist Beautiful Because Complete Most Paint Reason Trying Ultimately]
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- An artist must be free to choose what he does, certainly, but he must also never be afraid to do what he might choose.
[ Afraid Also Artist Certainly Choose Does Free Might Must Never]
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- The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.
[ Artist Confidence Consolation Doubt Granted Greater Less Perfect Prize Talented]
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- A great artist is a great man in a great child.
[ Artist Child Great Man]
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- When you give an artist a canvas, you shouldn't tell him exactly how much paint to put on it, or exactly how sharp the images should be. You should let the artist get going.
[ Artist Canvas Exactly Get Give Going Him How Images Much Paint Put Sharp Should Tell]
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- Scratch an artist and you surprise a child.
[ Artist Child Scratch Surprise]
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- I wanted to be an artist. I was studying art. I wanted to be a great painter. When I went into the Navy, there wasn't much to draw at sea. So I began writing, and I began reading a lot.
[ Art Artist Began Draw Great Into Lot Much Navy Painter Reading Sea Studying Wanted Went Writing]
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- Once you have made the decision to do the film, once you have identified the desire and all the deep and personal, intimate, artistic reasons why you want to do the film, then it's more a matter of how to do things.
[ Artistic Decision Deep Desire Film How Identified Intimate Made Matter More Once Personal Reasons Then Things Want Why]
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- If they're not temperamental, I don't want them. It's in the nature of a great artist to be that way.
[ Artist Great Nature Temperamental Them Want Way]
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- David Cronenberg knows what we actors do as artists.
[ Actors Artists Cronenberg David Knows]
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- I want to prove a point. That point is, actors are artists, not narcissists necessarily.
[ Actors Artists Necessarily Point Prove Want]
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- Perhaps it's good for one to suffer. Can an artist do anything if he's happy? Would he ever want to do anything? What is art, after all, but a protest against the horrible inclemency of life?
[ After Against Anything Art Artist Ever Good Happy Horrible Life Perhaps Protest Suffer Want Would]
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- Yeah, the industry has always been both the enemy and the best friend of the artist. They need each other. That's the bottom line.
[ Always Artist Been Best Both Bottom Each Enemy Friend Industry Line Need Other Yeah]
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- I'm the Latin artist who has been the most successful in history at representing the Latin culture. The stylings of my words are immodest, but it's the truth.
[ Artist Been Culture History Immodest Latin Most Representing Successful Truth Words]
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- I was the least Pop of all the Pop artists.
[ Artists Least Pop]
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- I was mostly surprised by the rap artists, actually, that were influenced by Sabbath. That was a surprise. But it's very nice and I'm very honored. It's nice to know after 27 years now that what I said in the first place has stuck, and that was the belief in it.
[ Actually After Artists Belief First Honored Influenced Know Mostly Nice Now Place Rap Sabbath Said Stuck Surprise Surprised Very Were Years]
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- I have never considered myself a poet. I have no interest in poetic artistry.
[ Artistry Considered Interest Myself Never Poet Poetic]
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- The world is crawling with authors touring now. They're like performance artists.
[ Artists Authors Crawling Now Performance Touring World]
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- All artists are people of growth. It's like food, you take the good and leave the rest.
[ Artists Food Good Growth Leave Rest Take]
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- I've done my time in being broke in Indonesia. Eating Goat soup. Australia's a developed country, you've got a lot of taxes, rents are high and its quite difficult to survive as an artist especially when you are just coming up.
[ Artist Australia Being Broke Coming Country Developed Difficult Done Eating Especially Goat Got High Indonesia Just Lot Quite Rents Soup Survive Taxes Time Up]
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- For some reason I've been labeled that and it's fine, but there are a lot of other artists that sing real traditional stuff, so I don't know why they picked me. That's what I've always done.
[ Always Artists Been Done Fine Know Labeled Lot Other Picked Real Reason Sing Some Stuff Traditional Why]
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- That is the artistic task: To choose the best from these solutions.
[ Artistic Best Choose Solutions Task These]
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- I don't really count myself as a very sophisticated businessperson. I'm a creative artist. All I know from business I've picked up along the way.
[ Along Artist Business Businessperson Count Creative Know Myself Picked Really Sophisticated Up Very Way]
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- In Europe, architects consider themselves artists. They think they're special when they win a competition.
[ Architects Artists Competition Consider Europe Special Themselves Think Win]
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- Many fail to realize this great recording industry was built by so-called jazz artists. And at the other end of the spectrum, a base in European classical music as well.
[ Artists Base Built Classical End European Fail Great Industry Jazz Many Music Other Realize Recording So-Called Spectrum Well]
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- In the UK and the US especially you've got a lot of throwaway artists who have their 40 million dancers and they do their show. There's many artists who would not do a live show because they know they can't.
[ Artists Because Dancers Especially Got Know Live Lot Many Million Show Their Uk Us Would]
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- I don't care who's playing. Even if it's my favorite artist, I'm probably not gonna go and see him.
[ Artist Care Even Favorite Go Gonna Him Playing Probably See]
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- It's not about battling the original artists when I record these songs, it's about paying tribute to them.
[ Artists Battling Original Paying Record Songs Them These Tribute]
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- I wrote and produced millions and millions of selling records, so my publishing company alone was worth millions of dollars. I didn't have to work anymore in life because when the rappers started sampling... I'm the most sampled artist in history.
[ Alone Anymore Artist Because Company Dollars History Life Millions Most Produced Publishing Rappers Records Sampled Sampling Selling Started Work Worth Wrote]
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- There's not a hip-hop artist that didn't snatch of piece of Bob Marley. It's totally impossible.
[ Artist Bob Hip-Hop Impossible Marley Piece Snatch Totally]
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- People must insist on the right to say no, to be alone, to stand out from the herd. Creative artists can say all this in their own way and in their own field, by hard, rigorous work.
[ Alone Artists Creative Field Hard Herd Insist Must Out Own Right Rigorous Say Stand Their Way Work]
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- Chet loved artists. He did. But he was caught up in the system. He had two hats. He had to have 'em because he did two things: he was an artist, and he was an executive.
[ Artist Artists Because Caught Chet Did Em Executive Had Hats Loved System Things Two Up]
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- You know, I feel sorry for the young artists.
[ Artists Feel Know Sorry Young]
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- It is hard to describe the thrill of creative joy which the artist feels when the conviction seizes her that at last she has caught the very soul of the character she wishes to portray, in the music and action which reveal it.
[ Action Artist Caught Character Conviction Creative Describe Feels Hard Her Joy Last Music Portray Reveal Seizes She Soul Thrill Very Which Wishes]
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- As you know, in America there's no rights for the artist, so whatever films I've made kind of belong to the studio, so if they want to remake it they can.
[ America Artist Belong Films Kind Know Made Remake Rights Studio Want Whatever]
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- In America there's no rights for the artist, so whatever films I've made kind of belong to the studio.
[ America Artist Belong Films Kind Made Rights Studio Whatever]
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- Artist - musicians, painters, writers, poets, always seem to have had the most accurate perception of what is really going on around them, not the official version or the popular perception of contemporary life.
[ Accurate Always Around Artist Contemporary Going Had Life Most Musicians Official Painters Perception Poets Popular Really Seem Them Version Writers]
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- I am no longer afraid of becoming lost, because the journey back always reveals something new, and that is ultimately good for the artist.
[ Afraid Always Am Artist Back Because Becoming Good Journey Longer Lost New Reveals Something Ultimately]
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- I've only been interested in the artistic side of life.
[ Artistic Been Interested Life Only Side]
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- Music is art, art is life, and we are who we are, and all of these aforementioned women, unless they should choose not to, will be performing well into the next many decades because they are great artists.
[ Aforementioned Art Artists Because Choose Decades Great Into Life Many Music Next Performing Should These Unless Well Will Women]
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- As one gets older one sees many more paths that could be taken. Artists sense within their own work that kind of swelling of possibilities, which may seem a freedom or a confusion.
[ Artists Confusion Could Freedom Gets Kind Many May More Older Own Paths Possibilities Seem Sees Sense Swelling Taken Their Which Within Work]
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- In the place where I was a child, there were no artists and there was no art, so I really didn't know what that meant. I think I thought it meant that I would be in a situation different than the one that I was in.
[ Art Artists Child Different Know Meant Place Really Situation Than Think Thought Were Where Would]
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- To be an artist you have to give up everything, including the desire to be a good artist.
[ Artist Desire Everything Give Good Including Up]
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- I consider myself an artist. God granted me some gifts so that I could express myself artistically.
[ Artist Artistically Consider Could Express Gifts God Granted Myself Some]
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- The most aggressive artists often hide their romantic side.
[ Aggressive Artists Hide Most Often Romantic Side Their]
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- The great thing about being the son of Maya Angelou is that I had the good fortune to grow up around some of the greatest black artists, dancers, singers, musicians, and actors of our time.
[ Actors Angelou Around Artists Being Black Dancers Fortune Good Great Greatest Grow Had Maya Musicians Our Singers Some Son Thing Time Up]
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- I always saw myself as a multi media artist.
[ Always Artist Media Myself Saw]
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- We could have gone with much bigger labels and more money, but we wanted to go with a company that is LA based, all in the same building, and really understands what the artists want.
[ Artists Based Bigger Building Company Could Go Gone La Labels Money More Much Really Same Understands Want Wanted]
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- We wanted to interview people on the show, do variety, get the artists, the guests involved with us in our group. They wanted to keep the four guys together. We wanted to change the format.
[ Artists Change Format Four Get Group Guests Guys Interview Involved Keep Our Show Together Us Variety Wanted]
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- Country fans need to support country music by buying albums and concert tickets for traditional artists or the music will just fade away. And that would be really sad.
[ Albums Artists Away Buying Concert Country Fade Fans Just Music Need Really Sad Support Tickets Traditional Will Would]
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- The press will naturally come and go as it has done with all artists, from David Bowie to Neil Young to U2.
[ Artists Bowie Come David Done Go Naturally Neil Press U2 Will Young]
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- Perhaps all artists were, in a sense, housewives: tenders of the earth household.
[ Artists Earth Household Housewives Perhaps Sense Were]
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- I always wanted to be an artist, whatever that was, like other chicks want to be stewardesses. I read. I painted. I thought.
[ Always Artist Chicks Other Painted Read Stewardesses Thought Want Wanted Whatever]
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- I just want to make one really good movie a year. And when I die, to know I was honest as an artist.
[ Artist Die Good Honest Just Know Make Movie Really Want Year]
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- The artist, like the God of the creation, remains within or behind or beyond or above his handiwork, invisible, refined out of existence, indifferent, paring his fingernails.
[ Above Artist Behind Beyond Creation Existence Fingernails God Handiwork His Indifferent Invisible Out Refined Remains Within]
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- When I accept a role, I feel that as an artist I have to submit completely to the tutelage of my director. And while I expect to be heard and encouraged and honored, at the end of the day, man, it's the way the director wants it.
[ Accept Artist Completely Day Director Encouraged End Expect Feel Heard Honored Man Role Submit Wants Way While]
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- Well, I think there are artists who are more or less contemporary with Hopper who are more relevant.
[ Artists Contemporary Hopper Less More Relevant Think Well]
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- You're only dealing with whatever you know, which is a very small part of it and later on it'll look like it has something to do with the period. Obviously, the artists have something to do with one another. They tend to set up certain common qualities among themselves.
[ Among Another Artists Certain Common Dealing Know Later Look Obviously Only Part Period Qualities Set Small Something Tend Themselves Up Very Whatever Which]
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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.
[ Art Artist Civilization Country Culture Follow Free Full Future Him His Importance Little More Must Nourish Our Place Recognition Roots See Set Society Takes Than Vision Wherever]
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- It seems likely that many of the young who don't wait for others to call them artists, but simply announce that they are, don't have the patience to make art.
[ Announce Art Artists Call Likely Make Many Others Patience Seems Simply Them Wait Young]
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- The first prerogative of an artist in any medium is to make a fool of himself.
[ Any Artist First Fool Himself Make Medium Prerogative]
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- I know there are going to be big challenges financially, but I'm excited artistically. I think that if the experience is better artistically, then we have more hope in the future.
[ Artistically Better Big Challenges Excited Experience Financially Future Going Hope Know More Then Think]
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- The artist must train not only his eye but also his soul.
[ Also Artist Eye His Must Only Soul Train]
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- The trouble with being a ghostwriter or artist is that you must remain rather anonymously without credit. If one wants the credit, one has to cease being a ghost and become a leader or innovator.
[ Anonymously Artist Become Being Cease Credit Ghost Innovator Leader Must Rather Remain Trouble Wants Without]
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- 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.
[ Actually Adventure Artist Assignments Book Comic Coming Constantly English Industry Maybe Stories Strange These Up Wanted Work]
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- Artists don't make objects. Artists make mythologies.
[ Artists Make Mythologies Objects]
Topic: Art
- Being an artist is a very long game. It is not a 10-year game. I hope I'll be around making art when I'm 80.
[ Around Art Artist Being Game Hope Long Making Very]
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- I feel the symbolic world is the nub of a problem for an artist.
[ Artist Feel Problem Symbolic World]
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- I'm not an artist who has an agenda that's set by the work.
[ Agenda Artist Set Work]
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- I've always felt that if one was going to take seriously this vocation as an artist, you have to get beyond that decorative facade.
[ Always Artist Beyond Decorative Facade Felt Get Going Seriously Take Vocation]
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- It's the role of the artist to pursue content.
[ Artist Content Pursue Role]
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- Maybe the way we have learned to look has changed in the last 25 years, and the exotic is much more acceptable. There are many artists now, younger artists, who work out of the exotic.
[ Acceptable Artists Changed Exotic Last Learned Look Many Maybe More Much Now Out Way Work Years Younger]
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- One must not believe any of those mythologies about oneself as an artist.
[ Any Artist Believe Must Mythologies Oneself Those]
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- That freedom that Picasso afforded himself, to be an artist in a huge number of ways, seems to be a huge psychological liberation.
[ Afforded Artist Freedom Himself Huge Liberation Number Picasso Psychological Seems Ways]
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- We live in a fractured world. I've always seen it as my role as an artist to attempt to make wholeness.
[ Always Artist Attempt Fractured Live Make Role Seen Wholeness World]
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- The great artist is the man who most obviously succeeds in turning his pains to advantage, in letting suffering deepens his understanding and sensibility, in growing through his pains.
[ Advantage Artist Deepens Great Growing His Letting Man Most Obviously Pains Sensibility Succeeds Suffering Through Turning Understanding]
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- Acting... was the biggest charge I ever had. What other artist has it so good? Approval so quick?
[ Acting Approval Artist Biggest Charge Ever Good Had Other Quick]
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- The writer, when he is also an artist, is someone who admits what others don't dare reveal.
[ Admits Also Artist Dare Others Reveal Someone Writer]
Topic: Art
- Because artists can be extremely eccentric and insane, and unfortunately, the people they hurt the most are the people that are closest to them.
[ Artists Because Closest Eccentric Extremely Hurt Insane Most Them Unfortunately]
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- I always knew that I wanted to be an artist.
[ Always Artist Knew Wanted]
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- I would hope they would be our fellow artists, rather than trying to emulate or idolize clowns like us.
[ Artists Clowns Emulate Fellow Hope Our Rather Than Trying Us Would]
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- There were a lot of choices to make and I always picked artist. I never once picked doctor, lawyer, firemen or something like that. It was always artist.
[ Always Artist Choices Doctor Firemen Lawyer Lot Make Never Once Picked Something Were]
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- If art is to nourish the roots of our culture, society must set the artist free to follow his vision wherever it takes him.
[ Art Artist Culture Follow Free Him His Must Nourish Our Roots Set Society Takes Vision Wherever]
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- I also had this artist friend who'd paint butterflies and things like that on my head.
[ Also Artist Butterflies Friend Had Head Paint Things]
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- The artist I wanna be like is Michael Jackson. I'll get the house with the roller coaster and the rides and a disco, and I'll invite all my friends and just stay at home.
[ Artist Coaster Disco Friends Get Home House Invite Jackson Just Michael Rides Roller Stay Wanna]
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- Of course, the kids who had never heard of a person called Ben E. King were then aware of the name associated with the song. That gave a tremendous lift to me as an artist.
[ Artist Associated Aware Ben Called Course Gave Had Heard Kids King Lift Name Never Person Song Then Tremendous Were]
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- I didn't want to be an artist.
[ Artist Want]
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- The concept that an artist would be revered by popular culture is an immediate dismissal of his relevance as an artist.
[ Artist Concept Culture His Immediate Popular Relevance Revered Would]
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- A good artist has less time than ideas.
[ Artist Good Ideas Less Than Time]
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- One of the makeup artists once dyed my dog blue with vegetable blue.
[ Artists Blue Dog Dyed Makeup Once Vegetable]
Topic:
- Children also have artistic ability, and there is wisdom in there having it! The more helpless they are, the more instructive are the examples they furnish us; and they must be preserved free of corruption from an early age.
[ Ability Age Also Artistic Children Corruption Early Examples Free Furnish Having Helpless Instructive More Must Preserved Us Wisdom]
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- Nature is garrulous to the point of confusion, let the artist be truly taciturn.
[ Artist Confusion Nature Point Taciturn Truly]
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- Whoever wants to know something about me - as an artist which alone is significant - they should look attentively at my pictures and there seek to recognise what I am and what I want.
[ Alone Am Artist Attentively Know Look Pictures Recognise Seek Should Significant Something Want Wants Which Whoever]
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- To me, every interview, even if you love the artist, needs to be somewhat adversarial. Which doesn't mean you need to attack the person, but you do need to look at it like you're trying to get information that has not been written about before.
[ Adversarial Artist Attack Been Before Even Every Get Information Interview Look Love Mean Need Needs Person Somewhat Trying Which Written]
Topic:
- There's a great difference between being popular and being an artist.
[ Artist Being Between Difference Great Popular]
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- Of all the artists on Death Row, none of them went bankrupt.
[ Artists Bankrupt Death None Row Them Went]
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- I don't know to what extent someone can BECOME an artist - you either are or you aren't - and if you are you'll HAVE to make your way to some kind of sickly light, no matter how terrible the soil you were seeded in your nature will out somehow.
[ Artist Become Either Extent How Kind Know Light Make Matter Nature Out Sickly Soil Some Somehow Someone Terrible Way Were Will Your]
Topic:
- Gospel artists are messengers; they are vessels of a message.
[ Artists Gospel Message Messengers Vessels]
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- I went back and researched the history of gospel; where it came from, slavery times, communicating with each other without their master knowing what they are saying, and that gospel artists view themselves differently.
[ Artists Back Came Communicating Differently Each Gospel History Knowing Master Other Researched Saying Slavery Their Themselves Times View Went Where Without]
Topic:
- Secular artists see themselves with performance; they are more self involved, presentational.
[ Artists Involved More Performance Secular See Self Themselves]
Topic:
- The Southern Baptist Church is a specific culture in itself. So, I had to study, talk to people, watch tape and go to performances to see how Gospel artists move compared to secular artists.
[ Artists Baptist Church Compared Culture Go Gospel Had How Itself Move Performances Secular See Southern Specific Study Talk Tape Watch]
Topic:
- Genius can probably run on ahead and seek out new ways. But the good artists who follow after genius - and I count myself among these - have to restore the lost connection once more.
[ After Ahead Among Artists Connection Count Follow Genius Good Lost More Myself New Once Out Probably Restore Run Seek These Ways]
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- An artist is forced by others to paint out of his own free will.
[ Artist Forced Free His Others Out Own Paint Will]
Topic:
- The attitude that nature is chaotic and that the artist puts order into it is a very absurd point of view, I think. All that we can hope for is to put some order into ourselves.
[ Absurd Artist Attitude Chaotic Hope Into Nature Order Ourselves Point Put Puts Some Think Very View]
Topic:
- Whatever an artist's personal feelings are, as soon as an artist fills a certain area on the canvas or circumscribes it, he becomes historical. He acts from or upon other artists.
[ Acts Area Artist Artists Becomes Canvas Certain Feelings Fills Historical Other Personal Soon Upon Whatever]
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- I try to be a truthful artist and I try to show a level of courage. I enjoy that. I'm a messenger.
[ Artist Courage Enjoy Level Messenger Show Truthful Try]
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- I have as much artistic freedom in my television work as I have in my films.
[ Artistic Films Freedom Much Television Work]
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- I have always thought of myself as a performer first and way down the line as a recording artist.
[ Always Artist Down First Line Myself Performer Recording Thought Way]
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- I mean, I don't think I would call Claus to do an album of big band tunes. You know, just like arrangers write for the artist they have in mind; you have to keep in mind if you're going to work with Claus Ogerman. You invite him to do what he does.
[ Album Artist Band Big Call Claus Does Going Him Invite Just Keep Know Mean Mind Think Tunes Work Would Write]
Topic:
- So much of what we do as artists is a combination of personal experience and imagination, and how that all creeps into your work is not so linear.
[ Artists Combination Creeps Experience How Imagination Into Linear Much Personal Work Your]
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- For us chess players the language of artist is something natural.
[ Artist Chess Language Natural Players Something Us]
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- As I say, I as an abstract artist was active politically.
[ Abstract Active Artist Politically Say]
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- I have never been able to understand the artist whose image never changes.
[ Able Artist Been Changes Image Never Understand Whose]
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- The procedure was that an artist got a mural and then he would have anywhere from two to ten assistants depending on the size of the mural and how many assistants he needed, or she needed.
[ Anywhere Artist Assistants Depending Got How Many Mural Needed Procedure She Size Ten Then Two Would]
Topic:
- I'm more hungry now than I was 11 years ago. Which is great because I see a lot of artists that have been out for a long period of time. They get kind of fat.
[ Ago Artists Because Been Fat Get Great Hungry Kind Long Lot More Now Out Period See Than Time Which Years]
Topic:
- I've been compared to hundreds of artists, which just goes to show you that I'm not any one thing at all.
[ Any Artists Been Compared Goes Hundreds Just Show Thing Which]
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- People see my photos and think I labor over my image and I'm this cool, brooding artist. But I'm just having fun with it.
[ Artist Brooding Cool Fun Having Image Just Labor Over Photos See Think]
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- The story that I wanna tell is pretty much about the way I grew up. Being bi-racial, growing up in a big city and being an artist.
[ Artist Being Big City Grew Growing Much Pretty Story Tell Up Wanna Way]
Topic:
- Of course, I would be depressed sometimes, and my Mom would be worried about me because I would just sleep to escape. Cause I was so scared of being a musician or artist, or whatever you want to call it.
[ Artist Because Being Call Cause Course Depressed Escape Just Mom Musician Scared Sleep Sometimes Want Whatever Worried Would]
Topic:
- All artists get better with age. The more you draw, the better you're going to get.
[ Age Artists Better Draw Get Going More]
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- Cartoonists are untrained artists, while illustrators are more trained.
[ Artists Cartoonists Illustrators More Trained Untrained While]
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- From 20 years of experience hiring artists out of the schools, I know-they get worse every year. They're absolutely ridiculously retarded now.
[ Absolutely Artists Every Experience Get Hiring Now Out Retarded Ridiculously Schools Worse Year Years]
Topic:
- I influenced the BG style by not being able to draw perspective. The BG artists developed cool graphic painting styles to make my bad backgrounds look like they were that way on purpose.
[ Able Artists Backgrounds Bad Being Cool Developed Draw Graphic Influenced Look Make Painting Perspective Purpose Style Styles Way Were]
Topic:
- Did any artist ever bring more pure joy to more people than Fred Astaire?
[ Any Artist Astaire Bring Did Ever Fred Joy More Pure Than]
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- He was one of those inexplicable gifts of nature, an artist who leaps over boundaries, changes our nervous systems, creates a new language, transmits new kinds of joy to our startled senses and spirits.
[ Artist Boundaries Changes Creates Gifts Inexplicable Joy Kinds Language Leaps Nature Nervous New Our Over Senses Spirits Startled Systems Those Transmits]
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- I just say I'm an artist who works with pictures and words.
[ Artist Just Pictures Say Words Works]
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- I'm an artist who works with pictures and words. Sometimes that stuff ends up in different kinds of sites and contexts which determine what it means and looks like.
[ Artist Contexts Determine Different Ends Kinds Looks Means Pictures Sites Sometimes Stuff Up Which Words Works]
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- I hope to continue building my acting career and work more on projects that fulfill my artistic thirst.
[ Acting Artistic Building Career Continue Fulfill Hope More Projects Thirst Work]
Topic:
- But it becomes disrespectful when the artist's process is not respected.
[ Artist Becomes Disrespectful Process Respected]
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- I think all those artists are artists who are appreciated because you believe their words and you appreciate their honesty in their music. If you don't appreciate the honesty in the music, the beat can be fly as hell but you'll never give an emcee props.
[ Appreciate Appreciated Artists Beat Because Believe Emcee Fly Give Hell Honesty Music Never Props Their Think Those Words]
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- Artistic temperament sometimes seems a battleground, a dark angel of destruction and a bright angel of creativity wrestling.
[ Angel Artistic Battleground Bright Creativity Dark Destruction Seems Sometimes Temperament Wrestling]
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- I wanted to become a cartoon artist, a portrait artist, and an illustrator. This was my first idea.
[ Artist Become Cartoon First Idea Illustrator Portrait Wanted]
Topic:
- We're not afraid of risking what was our success yesterday in order to explore some new field. We're adventurous. We like the challenge of unknown territory, unknown artistic field, and that's what stimulates us.
[ Adventurous Afraid Artistic Challenge Explore Field New Order Our Risking Some Stimulates Success Territory Unknown Us Yesterday]
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- I commissioned this artist to make these silver tomahawks by hand. Larry Sellers, who plays Cloud Dancing on the show, blessed and cleansed them and all.
[ Artist Blessed Cleansed Cloud Commissioned Dancing Hand Larry Make Plays Sellers Show Silver Them These]
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- On the first season of our show, I commissioned a Native American artist to make up, 'cause I'm known for the tomahawk, besides the hair and the leather outfit and the whole thing.
[ American Artist Besides Cause Commissioned First Hair Known Leather Make Native Our Outfit Season Show Thing Up Whole]
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- As both a fine artist and a graphic designer, I specialize in the visual presentation of words.
[ Artist Both Designer Fine Graphic Presentation Specialize Visual Words]
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- Artists should always think of themselves as cosmic instruments for storytelling.
[ Always Artists Cosmic Instruments Should Storytelling Themselves Think]
Topic:
- I've put in as many as 40 weeks a year on stage. It is lonely and restricted, as all artistic life must necessarily be.
[ Artistic Life Lonely Many Must Necessarily Put Restricted Stage Weeks Year]
Topic:
- There are many kinds of movies in Hong Kong. Some are commercial and others are more artistic.
[ Artistic Commercial Hong Kinds Kong Many More Movies Others Some]
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- I'm an artist and I can draw very well. I'm amazed that everybody can't draw well because I can do it so effortlessly.
[ Amazed Artist Because Draw Everybody Very Well]
Topic:
- Never trust the artist. Trust the tale. The proper function of the critic is to save the tale from the artist who created it.
[ Artist Created Critic Function Never Proper Save Tale Trust]
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- The true artist doesn't substitute immorality for morality. On the contrary, he always substitutes a finer morality for a grosser one.
[ Always Artist Contrary Finer Immorality Morality Substitute Substitutes True]
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- The war is dreadful. It is the business of the artist to follow it home to the heart of the individual fighters - not to talk in armies and nations and numbers - but to track it home.
[ Armies Artist Business Dreadful Fighters Follow Heart Home Individual Nations Numbers Talk Track War]
Topic:
- I've been & am absurdly over-estimated. There are no supermen & I'm quite ordinary, & will say so whatever the artistic results. In that point I'm one of the few people who tell the truth about myself.
[ Absurdly Am Amp Artistic Been Few Myself Ordinary Point Quite Results Say Tell Truth Whatever Will]
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- I've just begun to dare to think I perhaps am a bit of an artist.
[ Am Artist Begun Bit Dare Just Perhaps Think]
Topic:
- Very few people possess true artistic ability. It is therefore both unseemly and unproductive to irritate the situation by making an effort. If you have a burning, restless urge to write or paint, simply eat something sweet and the feeling will pass.
[ Ability Artistic Both Burning Eat Effort Feeling Few Irritate Making Paint Pass Possess Restless Simply Situation Something Sweet Therefore True Unproductive Unseemly Urge Very Will Write]
Topic: Art
- I think I'll continue to work as a solo artist.
[ Artist Continue Solo Think Work]
Topic:
- In the 1970s, for all the Stevie Wonders, I'm sure there were five artists that were making forgettable music.
[ Artists Five Making Music Stevie Sure Were Wonders]
Topic:
- Now that I'm coming out with my own record people can see I'm a solo artist.
[ Artist Coming Now Out Own Record See Solo]
Topic:
- 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.
[ Any Artist Express Feel How Leader Poet Preacher Reflection Role Society Tell Try Us]
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- These critics with the illusions they've created about artists - it's like idol worship. They only like people when they're on their way up... I cannot be on the way up again.
[ Again Artists Cannot Created Critics Idol Illusions Only Their These Up Way Worship]
Topic:
- Putting out commercial pieces and promoting them and trying to sell them to people is not necessarily what it means to be an artist.
[ Artist Commercial Means Necessarily Out Pieces Promoting Putting Sell Them Trying]
Topic:
- Over the years, I was never really driven to become a solo artist, but I was curious to find out who I was as an individual creative person. It's taken some time, but now I feel I've truly paid my dues. I guess I'm at a point now where I'm more comfortable in my own skin.
[ Artist Become Comfortable Creative Curious Driven Dues Feel Find Guess Individual More Never Now Out Over Own Paid Person Point Really Skin Solo Some Taken Time Truly Where Years]
Topic:
- There are two kinds of artists left: those who endorse Pepsi and those who simply won t.
[ Artists Endorse Kinds Left Pepsi Simply Those Two Won]
Topic:
- Bruce Lee was an artist and, like him, I try to go beyond the fundamentals of my sport. I want the public to see a knockout in the making.
[ Artist Beyond Bruce Fundamentals Go Him Lee Making Public See Sport Try Want]
Topic:
- Really it was the first time in my life that I recognised that acting is, I'm just going to say it, I am an artist, I have to do this, I have to do this.
[ Acting Am Artist First Going Just Life Really Recognised Say Time]
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- A free culture is not a culture without property; it is not a culture in which artists don't get paid.
[ Artists Culture Free Get Paid Property Which Without]
Topic:
- I grew up with an artist father, and my parents' friends were also mainly artists or writers, so he connects what I do with his example.
[ Also Artist Artists Connects Example Father Friends Grew His Mainly Parents Up Were Writers]
Topic:
- When the civil rights battle was won, all the Jews and hippies and artists were middle class white people and all the blacks were still poor. Materially, not much changed.
[ Artists Battle Blacks Changed Civil Class Hippies Jews Materially Middle Much Poor Rights Still Were White Won]
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- Most artists like to think of themselves as rugged individualists, as independent characters.
[ Artists Characters Independent Individualists Most Rugged Themselves Think]
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- Computer technology is so built into our lives that it's part of the surround of every artist.
[ Artist Built Computer Every Into Lives Our Part Surround Technology]
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- Imagination is not the exclusive appanage of artists, but belongs in varying degrees to all men.
[ Artists Belongs Degrees Exclusive Imagination Men Varying]
Topic:
- Being beautiful can be a curse, especially if you want to be an artist and create.
[ Artist Beautiful Being Create Curse Especially Want]
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- Artists of many diverse types began using simple forms to their own ends.
[ Artists Began Diverse Ends Forms Many Own Simple Their Types Using]
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- Artists teach critics what to think. Critics repeat what the artists teach them.
[ Artists Critics Repeat Teach Them Think]
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- I believe that the artist's involvement in the capitalist structure is disadvantageous to the artist and forces him to produce objects in order to live.
[ Artist Believe Capitalist Disadvantageous Forces Him Involvement Live Objects Order Produce Structure]
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- I didn't want to save art - I respected the older artists too much to think art needed saving. But I knew it was finished, even though, at that time, I didn't know what I would do.
[ Art Artists Even Finished Knew Know Much Needed Older Respected Save Saving Think Though Time Too Want Would]
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- The artist is seen like a producer of commodities, like a factory that turns our refrigerators.
[ Artist Commodities Factory Our Producer Seen Turns]
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- When artists make art, they shouldn't question whether it is permissible to do one thing or another.
[ Another Art Artists Make Permissible Question Thing Whether]
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- Zhang Yimou is an artist. Sometimes we did only two or three shots a day because we were waiting for the sun.
[ Artist Because Day Did Only Shots Sometimes Sun Three Two Waiting Were Yimou Zhang]
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- When you're a kid with artistic yearnings brought up in the Bronx, you don't get fed up too easily.
[ Artistic Bronx Brought Easily Fed Get Kid Too Up Yearnings]
Topic:
- My grandfather was not a musician but he was an artist - a painter, a decorative painter.
[ Artist Decorative Grandfather Musician Painter]
Topic:
- 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.
[ Architectural Architecture Artist Build Buildings Deliberately Even Firm Keep Pursue Remain Studio Though Tiny Want]
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- I was always making things. Even though art was what I did every day, it didn't even occur to me that I would be an artist.
[ Always Art Artist Day Did Even Every Making Occur Things Though Would]
Topic:
- Some artists want to confront. Some want to invoke thought. They're all necessary and they're all valid.
[ Artists Confront Invoke Necessary Some Thought Valid Want]
Topic:
- The role of art in society differs for every artist.
[ Art Artist Differs Every Role Society]
Topic:
- The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person.
[ Always Art Artist Devout Greatest Highest Most Person Religious]
Topic: Art
- I've always liked the minds of criminals, they seem similar to artists.
[ Always Artists Criminals Liked Minds Seem Similar]
Topic:
- I think you're all mad. But that's part and parcel of being an artistic genius, isn't it?
[ Artistic Being Genius Mad Parcel Part Think]
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- The best artists know what to leave out.
[ Artists Best Know Leave Out]
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- All my life as an artist I have asked myself: What pushes me continually to make sculpture? I have found the answer. art is an action against death. It is a denial of death.
[ Action Against Answer Art Artist Asked Continually Death Denial Found Life Make Myself Pushes Sculpture]
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- Copy nature and you infringe on the work of our Lord. Interpret nature and you are an artist.
[ Artist Copy Infringe Interpret Lord Nature Our Work]
Topic:
- Mournful and yet grand is the destiny of the artist.
[ Artist Destiny Grand Mournful Yet]
Topic: Art
- Sorrowful and great is the artist's destiny.
[ Artist Destiny Great Sorrowful]
Topic:
- I'm a con artist in that I'm an actor. I make people believe something is real when they know perfectly well it isn't.
[ Actor Artist Believe Con Know Make Perfectly Real Something Well]
Topic:
- Men, when they fight in movies, it's a very different style. Harrison Ford was so cool when he had the whip, and Bruce Lee was such an artist that you couldn't take your eyes off of him.
[ Artist Bruce Cool Different Eyes Fight Ford Had Harrison Him Lee Men Movies Off Style Such Take Very Whip Your]
Topic:
- Alan is a great guy, a terrific guy. We haven't worked together since then, and he's always working with different artists. I think he sees different dimensions he can see from different guys.
[ Alan Always Artists Different Dimensions Great Guy Guys Haven See Sees Since Terrific Then Think Together Worked Working]
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- But if you have a point of view and you're an artist or a writer, it's kind of crazy to not take advantage of that, especially if you can do something that's entertaining as well. I've done a number of things like that over the years.
[ Advantage Artist Crazy Done Entertaining Especially Kind Number Over Point Something Take Things View Well Writer Years]
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- I just sit at the drawing board most of the time. I am used to talking to people. I love going to conventions, getting feedback and talking to people. Some artists don't. Some artists sit at their drawing board because their personality actually dictates that.
[ Actually Am Artists Because Board Conventions Dictates Drawing Feedback Getting Going Just Love Most Personality Sit Some Talking Their Time Used]
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- I'm interested in how artists and writers do this, using art as therapy. Escaping into the worlds we create. We're all victims and few of us are truly free.
[ Art Artists Create Escaping Few Free How Interested Into Therapy Truly Us Using Victims Worlds Writers]
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- But I really want to be an artist, so therefore I have to live a little bit like a monk.
[ Artist Bit Little Live Monk Really Therefore Want]
Topic:
- 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.
[ Art Artist Contrary Does Everyone House Matter Please Private Which Work]
Topic: Home
- I cannot exist as a solo artist.
[ Artist Cannot Exist Solo]
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- I'm a catalogue artist: I compete with Bob Dylan.
[ Artist Bob Catalogue Compete Dylan]
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- The number of contemporary artists who appeal to me is infinitesimal.
[ Appeal Artists Contemporary Number]
Topic:
- I have to plead basic ignorance of most new jazz artists here.
[ Artists Basic Here Ignorance Jazz Most New Plead]
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- I make a good living and I've never looked at myself as being an artiste.
[ Artiste Being Good Living Looked Make Myself Never]
Topic:
- Encourage your kids' artistic side. Toughen up everything else.
[ Artistic Else Encourage Everything Kids Side Toughen Up Your]
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- With the pride of the artist, you must blow against the walls of every power that exists the small trumpet of your defiance.
[ Against Artist Blow Defiance Every Exists Must Power Pride Small Trumpet Walls Your]
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- One travels so as to learn once more how to marvel at life in the way a child does. And blessed be the poet, the artist who knows how to keep alive his sense of wonder.
[ Alive Artist Blessed Child Does His How Keep Knows Learn Life Marvel More Once Poet Sense Travels Way Wonder]
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- Well there is a lot of work here for younger and older musicians now. Our Ministry of Culture has now really embarked on changing things for artists, and it is getting much better. We just have to organize ourselves as artists, and then things will be better.
[ Artists Better Changing Culture Embarked Getting Here Just Lot Ministry Much Musicians Now Older Organize Our Ourselves Really Then Things Well Will Work Younger]
Topic:
- Usually people like to categorise artists. With my films, I categorise people: if I know which one of my movies you like, I can tell which kind of a person you are.
[ Artists Films Kind Know Movies Person Tell Usually Which]
Topic:
- Of course we've been fighting against stereotypes from Day One at East West. That's the reason we formed: to combat that, and to show we are capable of more than just fulfilling the stereotypes - waiter, laundryman, gardener, martial artist, villain.
[ Against Artist Been Capable Combat Course Day East Fighting Formed Fulfilling Gardener Just Martial More Reason Show Stereotypes Than Villain Waiter West]
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- The crucial discovery was made that, in order to become painting, the universe seen by the artist had to become a private one created by himself.
[ Artist Become Created Crucial Discovery Had Himself Made Order Painting Private Seen Universe]
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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.
[ Absorb Anything Artist Become Create Devour Experienced Fact Important Less Might More Much Our Person Product Society Someone Than Tragic Wish]
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- I was totally involved in Bobby's World from the time we started the idea to sitting with the artists on how he would look, to the script meetings, the music, the lyrics, the songs.
[ Artists Bobby How Idea Involved Look Lyrics Meetings Music Script Sitting Songs Started Time Totally World Would]
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- For I must tell you that we artists cannot tread the path of Beauty without Eros keeping company with us and appointing himself as our guide.
[ Appointing Artists Beauty Cannot Company Eros Guide Himself Keeping Must Our Path Tell Tread Us Without]
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- After reading Eminem's autobiography, which I did because I'm so interested in him as an artist, I respect him a lot. Even though he seems angry and mad, he's had to fight so many demons in his life.
[ After Angry Artist Autobiography Because Demons Did Eminem Even Fight Had Him His Interested Life Lot Mad Many Reading Respect Seems Though Which]
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- These people are artists. These people are musicians. They're taking it out and trying to express it that way.
[ Artists Express Musicians Out Taking These Trying Way]
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- I need three million dollars to make a low-budget, intellectual, artistic, exciting, erotic movie with a great soundtrack.
[ Artistic Dollars Exciting Great Intellectual Low-Budget Make Million Movie Need Soundtrack Three]
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- I am selfish, but that's an attribute that all artists possess.
[ Am Artists Attribute Possess Selfish]
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- I just want to be written about as a normal artist.
[ Artist Just Normal Want Written]
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- Serious art has been the work of individual artists whose art has had nothing to do with style because they were not in the least connected with the style or the needs of the masses. Their work arose rather in defiance of their times.
[ Arose Art Artists Because Been Connected Defiance Had Individual Least Masses Needs Nothing Rather Serious Style Their Times Were Whose Work]
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- I try to keep my ear to the streets without sacrificing who I am as an artist. If a song needs a drum machine I'll use a drum machine. If it needs a drummer, I'll use a real drummer.
[ Am Artist Drum Drummer Ear Keep Machine Needs Real Sacrificing Song Streets Try Use Without]
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- Overall my race hasn't been a problem. I'm a Black artist with White skin. At the end of the day you have to sing what's in your own soul.
[ Artist Been Black Day End Hasn Overall Own Problem Race Sing Skin Soul White Your]
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- They told me that they are starting a classic label, and wanted me to be the first artist. So I signed, and am producing myself, and writing my own music, but I'm their first artist on their classic label. And I have creative control.
[ Am Artist Classic Control Creative First Label Music Myself Own Producing Signed Starting Their Told Wanted Writing]
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- I am a leader. Leaders always get heat. They're always going against the grain. Jimi Hendrix got heat; Bob Marley got heat; Miles Davis got heat. Every great artist got heat. Heat means you're doing something right.
[ Against Always Am Artist Bob Davis Doing Every Get Going Got Grain Great Heat Hendrix Jimi Leader Leaders Marley Means Miles Right Something]
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- I left Jamaica for a while, because as an artist I need to experience different things, see the world, have different energies. Living in one place is not good for me.
[ Artist Because Different Energies Experience Good Jamaica Left Living Need Place See Things While World]
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- The more I grow as an artist, the more I think I become like my father as an artist. The more I diversify, the more I become like my father, which is true to who he was.
[ Artist Become Diversify Father Grow More Think True Which]
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- When you actually meet the devil and he offers you a deal most artists eventually negotiate.
[ Actually Artists Deal Devil Eventually Meet Most Negotiate Offers]
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- We don't want other people poking into our artistic pie.
[ Artistic Into Other Our Pie Poking Want]
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- I like to make records sound good. I'm more like a reducer than a producer. If an artist cannot produce themselves, what's the point?
[ Artist Cannot Good Make More Point Produce Producer Records Sound Than Themselves]
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- I suspect that we might actually start selling some records with these artists in about 10 years. Some the people who invested, they're a little tight-because it's a lot of money to start up a company.
[ Actually Artists Company Invested Little Lot Might Money Records Selling Some Start Suspect These Up Years]
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- Any material may be used but the theme is the same and the response is the same for all artwork... we all have the same concern, but the artist must know exactly what the experience is. He must pursue the truth relentlessly.
[ Any Artist Artwork Concern Exactly Experience Know Material May Must Pursue Relentlessly Response Same Theme Truth Used]
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- I think probably, the makeup artists don't really know how long it's going to take until they really work with your face and they kind of mold it and build it as they're going along.
[ Along Artists Build Face Going How Kind Know Long Makeup Mold Probably Really Take Think Until Work Your]
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- Because when the film was first mooted, the Beatles didn't like the idea at all. In fact they wouldn't have any part in it. And when Brian had committed them, it was part of a deal he did with United Artists, I think.
[ Any Artists Beatles Because Brian Committed Deal Did Fact Film First Had Idea Part Them Think United]
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- I love Jay personally and as an artist; I think he's incredible.
[ Artist Incredible Jay Love Personally Think]
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- 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.
[ Aesthetic Also Artist Color Complex Disappearance Doomed Garden Intentions Itself Landscape Only Ordinary Plant Plastic Rare Shape Unusual Volume]
Topic: Gardening
- A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write, if he is to be ultimately at peace with himself.
[ Artist Himself Make Music Musician Must Paint Peace Poet Ultimately Write]
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- An artist must never be a prisoner. Prisoner? An artist should never be a prisoner of himself, prisoner of style, prisoner of reputation, prisoner of success, etc.
[ Artist Etc Himself Must Never Prisoner Reputation Should Style Success]
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- An artist must possess Nature. He must identify himself with her rhythm, by efforts that will prepare the mastery which will later enable him to express himself in his own language.
[ Artist Efforts Enable Express Her Him Himself His Identify Language Later Mastery Must Nature Own Possess Prepare Rhythm Which Will]
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- 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.
[ After Artist Color Expression Means Only Personal Preparation Should Touch Used Years Young]
Topic: Design
- Can you blame them? We have to filter so much information these days. But it does make it difficult for an artist. I'm 46 years old now. I've had a lot of life experience and my voice has changed. People who expect the same old me are bound to be disappointed.
[ Artist Blame Bound Changed Days Difficult Disappointed Does Expect Experience Filter Had Information Life Lot Make Much Now Old Same Them These Voice Years]
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- I've come to understand my role. On some level, I provide the context for them to shine. I also know my role is the steward of the songs, and the center point, the artist that the stuff all revolves around. But I really try to honor that.
[ Also Around Artist Center Come Context Honor Know Level Point Provide Really Revolves Role Shine Some Songs Steward Stuff Them Try Understand]
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- You have to write badly to write at all. If it's crappy, I will rewrite it later. But it will be mine. You can hear the resonance of an artist who goes into herself.
[ Artist Badly Crappy Goes Hear Herself Into Later Mine Resonance Rewrite Will Write]
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- Every production of an artist should be the expression of an adventure of his soul.
[ Adventure Artist Every Expression His Production Should Soul]
Topic: Art
- 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.
[ Artist Create Down Hill His Liberation Nature Produces Run Soul Water]
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- An artist must be a reactionary. He has to stand out against the tenor of the age and not go flopping along.
[ Against Age Along Artist Go Must Out Reactionary Stand Tenor]
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- Memory is a great artist. For every man and for every woman it makes the recollection of his or her life a work of art and an unfaithful record.
[ Art Artist Every Great Her His Life Makes Man Memory Recollection Record Unfaithful Woman Work]
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- I have complete artistic control, and I just do my best album every time and trust it to fate.
[ Album Artistic Best Complete Control Every Fate Just Time Trust]
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- First of all there is always that artistic challenge of creating something. Or the particular experience to take slum life in that period and make something out of it in the form of a book. And then I felt some kind of responsibility to my family.
[ Always Artistic Book Challenge Creating Experience Family Felt First Form Kind Life Make Out Particular Period Responsibility Slum Some Something Take Then]
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- For a long time I wanted to be a comic strip artist but when I started doing them in my teens they were getting really elaborate with tons of poses and a lot of information.
[ Artist Comic Doing Elaborate Getting Information Long Lot Poses Really Started Strip Teens Them Time Tons Wanted Were]
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- I've been drawing since I was about 3 and I come from a family of artists.
[ Artists Been Come Drawing Family Since]
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- The storyboard artists job is to plan out shot for shot the whole show, write all the dialog, and decide the mood, action, jokes, pacing, etc of every scene.
[ Action Artists Decide Dialog Etc Every Job Jokes Mood Out Pacing Plan Scene Shot Show Storyboard Whole Write]
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- I think they want to keep it separate, but I've never been a crossover artist for some reason.
[ Artist Been Crossover Keep Never Reason Separate Some Think Want]
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- I think people would actually be surprised by what we put out. Unfortunately the shadow that the original founders cast was that they were just artists that can't write books so people swept the whole of Image with that paintbrush.
[ Actually Artists Books Cast Founders Image Just Original Out Paintbrush Put Shadow Surprised Swept Think Unfortunately Were Whole Would Write]
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- When I start to write, words have become physical presence. It was to see if I could bring that private world to life that found its first expression through reading. I really dislike the romantic notion of the artist.
[ Artist Become Bring Could Dislike Expression First Found Life Notion Physical Presence Private Reading Really Romantic See Start Through Words World Write]
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- We were kind of caught up in the genre trap. We didn't really have a lot of artistic freedom. They wanted us to go into a certain direction, so they could promote us easier.
[ Artistic Caught Certain Could Direction Easier Freedom Genre Go Into Kind Lot Promote Really Trap Up Us Wanted Were]
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- I feel like that I'm learning all the time. I'm learning from new artists, from established artists... every time I listen to '70s rock 'n' roll records, I'm learning. And I think that I'm just now starting to get a hold on what I do.
[ Artists Established Every Feel Get Hold Just Learning Listen New Now Records Rock Roll Starting Think Time]
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- I want to run for the Senate from Tennessee. Not now, but when I'm 50, when music dies down a little bit. I know lots of artists and actors have those delusions of grandeur, but ever since I was a kid, it's been of interest to me.
[ Actors Artists Been Bit Delusions Dies Down Ever Grandeur Interest Kid Know Little Lots Music Now Run Senate Since Tennessee Those Want]
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- Now, you can just get a laptop, get some software, put a microphone on it and make a record. You have to know how to do it. It does help if you've had 35 or 40 years of experience in the studio. But, it still levels the playing field so artists can record their own stuff.
[ Artists Does Experience Field Get Had Help How Just Know Laptop Levels Make Microphone Now Own Playing Put Record Software Some Still Studio Stuff Their Years]
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- Whenever I fill out the job description I put 'songwriter,' never 'singer' or 'artist.' Singers come and go.
[ Artist Come Description Fill Go Job Never Out Put Singer Singers Songwriter Whenever]
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- We showed the industry that female artists could attract the same audiences as the big male stars.
[ Artists Attract Audiences Big Could Female Industry Male Same Showed Stars]
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- There are two kinds of success. One is musical or artistic and the other is commercial.
[ Artistic Commercial Kinds Musical Other Success Two]
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- Good taste is the first refuge of the non-creative. It is the last-ditch stand of the artist.
[ Artist First Good Refuge Stand Taste]
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- Glorious bouquets and storms of applause are the trimmings which every artist naturally enjoys.
[ Applause Artist Bouquets Enjoys Every Glorious Naturally Storms Which]
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- Let not a man do what his sense of right bids him not to do, nor desire what it forbids him to desire. This is sufficient. The skillful artist will not alter his measures for the sake of a stupid workman.
[ Alter Artist Bids Desire Forbids Him His Man Measures Nor Right Sake Sense Skillful Stupid Sufficient Will Workman]
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- Preserve my artistic creativity and ennoble my artistic fame.
[ Artistic Creativity Ennoble Fame Preserve]
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- In life we try to grow and better ourselves. As an artist, I feel like I've grown tremendously.
[ Artist Better Feel Grow Grown Life Ourselves Tremendously Try]
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- The best artist has that thought alone Which is contained within the marble shell; The sculptor's hand can only break the spell To free the figures slumbering in the stone.
[ Alone Artist Best Break Contained Figures Free Hand Marble Only Sculptor Shell Slumbering Spell Stone Thought Which Within]
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- The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
[ Alone Artists Best Conception Contain Does Itself Marble Within]
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- The greatest artist has no conception which a single block of white marble does not potentially contain within its mass, but only a hand obedient to the mind can penetrate to this image.
[ Artist Block Conception Contain Does Greatest Hand Image Marble Mass Mind Obedient Only Penetrate Potentially Single Which White Within]
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- The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has.
[ Artist Carved Every Form Greatest Hold Marble Thought Yet]
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- The arrogance of the artist is a very profound thing, and it fortifies you.
[ Arrogance Artist Fortifies Profound Thing Very]
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- I've dated the sweet mama's boy, the musician rocker, the struggling artist - basically a lot of people without jobs.
[ Artist Basically Boy Dated Jobs Lot Mama Musician Rocker Struggling Sweet Without]
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- I became a loner. I became a mountain man. A lot of those things are very good qualities and they help you do your work, help you be singular and keep the artistic integrity of your work intact, but they don't make it very easy to live your life.
[ Artistic Became Easy Good Help Intact Integrity Keep Life Live Loner Lot Make Man Mountain Qualities Singular Things Those Very Work Your]
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- Most artists think they're frauds anyway.
[ Anyway Artists Frauds Most Think]
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- Artists, no matter how good their intentions, are always slower than they think.
[ Always Artists Good How Intentions Matter Slower