Quotations that match 'museum'.

I do not exactly remember at what period I started my museum which absorbed so much of my time. Pierre Loti
[ Absorbed Exactly Much Museum Period Remember Started Time Which]
Many people will say, well, clothes should be worn; but I think people can look at them in public, like seeing a film. I think museum exhibitions are very important. Issey Miyake
[ Clothes Exhibitions Film Important Look Many Museum Public Say Seeing Should Them Think Very Well Will Worn]
History is representational, while time is abstract; both of these artifices may be found in museums, where they span everybody's own vacancy. Robert Smithson
[ Abstract Artifices Both Everybody Found History May Museums Own Representational Span These Time Vacancy Where While]
I have a debt, a loyalty to the museum; the best place for me to do what I wanted to do. George Gaylord Simpson
[ Best Debt Loyalty Museum Place Wanted]
These are the people who are going to see the pictures in my museum. Norton Simon
[ Going Museum Pictures See These]
The murals in restaurants are on par with the food in museums. Peter De Vries
[ Food Murals Museums Par Restaurants]
As for pictures and museums, that don't trouble me. The worst of going abroad is that you've always got to look at things of that sort. To have to do it at home would be beyond a joke. Margaret Oliphant
[ Abroad Always Beyond Going Got Home Joke Look Museums Pictures Sort Things Trouble Worst Would]
A museum is a place where one should lose one's head. Renzo Piano
[ Head Lose Museum Place Should Where]
Museums are tombs, and it looks like everything is turning into a museum. Robert Smithson
[ Everything Into Looks Museum Museums Tombs Turning]
Eco sees the intellectual as an organizer of culture, someone who can run a magazine or a museum. An administrator, in fact. I think this is a melancholy situation for an intellectual. Antonio Tabucchi
[ Administrator Culture Fact Intellectual Magazine Melancholy Museum Organizer Run Sees Situation Someone Think]
By a museum, I assume you mean an institution dedicated to the events of Sept. 11 and the aftermath. If that is done with sensitivity, I think it would be most appropriate. David Rockefeller
[ Aftermath Appropriate Assume Dedicated Done Events Institution Mean Most Museum Sensitivity Sept Think Would]
Give me a museum and I'll fill it. Pablo Picasso
[ Fill Give Museum]
Uncritical semantics is the myth of a museum in which the exhibits are meanings and the words are labels. To switch languages is to change the labels. Willard Van Orman Quine
[ Change Exhibits Labels Languages Meanings Museum Myth Semantics Switch Uncritical Which Words]
I think there is a new awareness in this 21st century that design is as important to where and how we live as it is for museums, concert halls and civic buildings. Daniel Libeskind Design
[ Awareness Buildings Century Civic Concert Design Halls How Important Live Museums New Think Where]
A painting in a museum hears more ridiculous opinions than anything else in the world. Edmond de Goncourt
[ Anything Else Hears More Museum Opinions Painting Ridiculous Than World]
In Paris, it used to feel like you were living in a museum. As beautiful as it was, it's still limited. But here you have just everything. Isaac Mizrahi
[ Beautiful Everything Feel Here Just Limited Living Museum Paris Still Used Were]
When I die there may be a paragraph or two in the newspapers. My name will linger in the British Museum Reading Room catalogue for a space at the head of a long list of books for which no one will ever ask. C. S. Forester
[ Ask Books British Catalogue Die Ever Head Linger List Long May Museum Name Newspapers Paragraph Reading Room Space Two Which Will]
Some of our greatest historical and artistic treasures we place in museums; others, we take for walks. Roger Caras
[ Artistic Greatest Historical Museums Others Our Place Some Take Treasures Walks]
It was a movement that had all the art critics, all the museum directors in its thrall. Jack Levine
[ Art Critics Directors Had Movement Museum Thrall]
Murals in restaurants are on a par with the food in museums. Peter De Vries Art
[ Food Murals Museums Par Restaurants]
Individually, museums are fine institutions, dedicated to the high values of preservation, education and truth; collectively, their growth in numbers points to the imaginative death of this country. Robert Hewison
[ Collectively Country Death Dedicated Education Fine Growth High Imaginative Individually Institutions Museums Numbers Points Preservation Their Truth Values]
I felt I had to share Idaho with my friend from New York because he'd shared New York with me, so I was going to share the beauty of nature with a man who went to museums and clubs late at night. But there was nothing to do where I lived at night. Mariel Hemingway
[ Beauty Because Clubs Felt Friend Going Had Idaho Late Lived Man Museums Nature New Night Nothing Share Shared Went Where York]
I'd like to design something like a city or a museum. I want to do something hands on rather than just play golf which is the sport of the religious right. Brad Pitt
[ City Design Golf Hands Just Museum Play Rather Religious Right Something Sport Than Want Which]
One of my major goals is to develop a web of the small Wyoming museums and create a major museum system. There are about eight of these museums, and they are all scattered. Robert T. Bakker
[ Create Develop Eight Goals Major Museum Museums Scattered Small System These Web Wyoming]
Shouldn't a great museum foster serious seeing before all else? Mark Stevens
[ Before Else Foster Great Museum Seeing Serious]
Also, while I was at Yale, I had a job teaching kids at the museum. Robert T. Bakker
[ Also Had Job Kids Museum Teaching While Yale]
Instead of stubbornly attempting to use surrealism for purposes of subversion, it is necessary to try to make of surrealism something as solid, complete and classic as the works of museums. Salvador Dali
[ Attempting Classic Complete Instead Make Museums Necessary Purposes Solid Something Stubbornly Subversion Surrealism Try Use Works]
I seldom go into a natural history museum without feeling as if I were attending a funeral. John Burroughs
[ Attending Feeling Funeral Go History Into Museum Natural Seldom Were Without]
The museum spreads its surfaces everywhere, and becomes an untitled collection of generalizations that mobilize the eye. Robert Smithson
[ Becomes Collection Everywhere Eye Generalizations Mobilize Museum Spreads Surfaces]
We have created indoor installations inside museums, like the Wrapped Floor at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago in 1968, and not monumental at all by any standards. Christo
[ Any Art Chicago Contemporary Created Floor Indoor Inside Installations Monumental Museum Museums Standards Wrapped]
The museums and parks are graveyards above the ground- congealed memories of the past that act as a pretext for reality. Robert Smithson
[ Above Act Graveyards Memories Museums Parks Past Pretext Reality]
How does one measure the success of a museum? Paul Getty
[ Does How Measure Museum Success]
When I was growing up, my mother would take me to plays and museums, and we'd talk about life. Those times helped shape who I became. Jill Scott
[ Became Growing Helped Life Mother Museums Plays Shape Take Talk Those Times Up Would]
If it gets to the Supreme Court, I'll have the directors of every museum in the country as expert testimony that my work is legitimate art. Jock Sturges
[ Art Country Court Directors Every Expert Gets Legitimate Museum Supreme Testimony Work]
Even though the museums guarding their precious property fence everything off, in my own studio, I made them so you and I could walk in and around, and among these sculptures. George Segal
[ Among Around Could Even Everything Fence Guarding Made Museums Off Own Precious Property Sculptures Studio Their Them These Though Walk]
I never can pass by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York without thinking of it not as a gallery of living portraits but as a cemetery of tax-deductible wealth. Lewis H. Lapham
[ Art Cemetery Gallery Living Metropolitan Museum Never New Pass Portraits Thinking Wealth Without York]
A museum has to renew its collection to be alive, but that does not mean we give on important old works. David Rockefeller
[ Alive Collection Does Give Important Mean Museum Old Renew Works]
They decided to establish a museum of modern art where works by contemporary artists would be shown. Mother was viewed as a very progressive person, and not everybody liked the paintings she bought. David Rockefeller
[ Art Artists Bought Contemporary Decided Establish Everybody Liked Modern Mother Museum Paintings Person Progressive She Shown Very Viewed Where Works Would]
I open events for museums and I do charity work and photography. Bill Wyman
[ Charity Events Museums Open Photography Work]
I love doing normal things - movies, shopping, going out with friends, writing, reading, taking hot bubble baths - that's a big one for relaxation. I also love to go to art and history museums. Christina Aguilera
[ Also Art Baths Big Bubble Doing Friends Go Going History Hot Love Movies Museums Normal Out Reading Relaxation Shopping Taking Things Writing]
There are wonderful museums with lots of photographs of 1920's musicals. Julie Harris
[ Lots Museums Musicals Photographs Wonderful]
I went to the museum where they had all the heads and arms from the statues that are in all the other museums. Steven Wright
[ Arms Had Heads Museum Museums Other Statues Went Where]
I am making a collection of the things my opponents have found me to be and, when this election is over, I am going to open a museum and put them on display. Lyndon B. Johnson
[ Am Collection Display Election Found Going Making Museum Open Opponents Over Put Them Things]
We met with the poet Frank O'Hara, who was a link between Upper and Lower Bohemia, and who worked at the Museum of Modern Art, where we had hoped to do the readings. David Amram
[ Art Between Bohemia Frank Had Hara Hoped Link Lower Met Modern Museum Poet Readings Upper Where Worked]
If an army of monkeys were strumming on typewriters, they might write all the books in the British Museum. Arthur Eddington
[ Army Books British Might Monkeys Museum Typewriters Were Write]
Black people should have recognition for themselves and their backgrounds and their relationships with other people in the world and thus lose some of their alienation. This museum has certainly stood for that in this town. Katherine Dunham
[ Alienation Backgrounds Black Certainly Lose Museum Other Recognition Relationships Should Some Stood Their Themselves Thus Town World]
An art book is a museum without walls. Andre Malraux
[ Art Book Museum Walls Without]
What other people may find in poetry or art museums, I find in the flight of a good drive. Arnold Palmer Sports
[ Art Drive Find Flight Good May Museums Other Poetry]
We talk about theatre museums filled with old costumes and things. What we also need is a theatre museum of the old routines on videotape. We are only the custodians of those techniques, and they should be preserved. Jim Dale
[ Also Costumes Custodians Filled Museum Museums Need Old Only Preserved Routines Should Talk Techniques Theatre Things Those Videotape]
Our universities and museums are respected around the country. Jane Byrne
[ Around Country Museums Our Respected Universities]
I would love to see as many of the black players as possible in today's Major League Baseball make every effort to go to the Negro Leagues Museum and get a first-hand view of how it all started. Ferguson Jenkins
[ Baseball Black Effort Every First-Hand Get Go How League Leagues Love Major Make Many Museum Negro Players Possible See Started Today View Would]
A church is a hospital for sinners, not a museum for saints. Abigail Van Buren
[ Church Hospital Museum Saints Sinners]
A great department store, easily reached, open at all hours, is more like a good museum of art than any of the museums we have yet established. John Cotton Dana
[ Any Art Department Easily Established Good Great Hours More Museum Museums Open Reached Store Than Yet]
The number of great museums and nonprofits versus the number of corporate headquarters is incredibly out of whack. Richard Stengel
[ Corporate Great Headquarters Incredibly Museums Number Out Versus Whack]
We went to the British Museum, and I was looking up my family in the books - pages and pages on it. Nicholas Lea
[ Books British Family Looking Museum Pages Up Went]
Visiting a museum is a matter of going from void to void. Robert Smithson
[ Going Matter Museum Visiting Void]
I love England though; I've been back a few times and just love it. My favorite thing to do there is going to museums and all the castles. Oh, and my husband and I went mountain biking across England on our honeymoon! Catherine Bell
[ Across Back Been Biking Castles England Favorite Few Going Honeymoon Husband Just Love Mountain Museums Oh Our Thing Though Times Went]
If you're middle aged... where're you going to go to meet someone? You're not going to go to a bar, you're not going to go to a night club; and there are the museums. Elizabeth Perkins
[ Aged Bar Club Go Going Meet Middle Museums Night Someone Where]
It is veneer, rouge, aestheticism, art museums, new theaters, etc. that make America impotent. The good things are football, kindness, and jazz bands. George Santayana
[ America Art Bands Etc Football Good Impotent Jazz Kindness Make Museums New Rouge Theaters Things Veneer]
Now almost every artist outside of New York is connected with some school or some museum school, and even in New York the majority are. That's an interesting fact when you take the idea of making money, making a living selling paintings. Only a dozen or two painters do that. Ad Reinhardt
[ Almost Artist Connected Dozen Even Every Fact Idea Interesting Living Majority Making Money Museum New Now Only Outside Painters Paintings School Selling Some Take Two York]
A museum show is the acid test for photojournalism. Richard Lacayo
[ Acid Museum Show Test]
If people don't like Marxism, they should blame the British Museum. Mikhail Gorbachev
[ Blame British Marxism Museum Should]
Living is like tearing through a museum. Not until later do you really start absorbing what you saw, thinking about it, looking it up in a book, and remembering - because you can't take it in all at once. Audrey Hepburn
[ Absorbing Because Book Later Living Looking Museum Once Really Remembering Saw Start Take Tearing Thinking Through Until Up]
The best museums and museum exhibits about science or technology give you the feeling that, hey, this is interesting, but maybe I could do something here, too. Paul Allen
[ Best Could Exhibits Feeling Give Here Hey Interesting Maybe Museum Museums Science Something Technology Too]
I also got a chance to go to the American Museum in New York, which helped my interest. Robert T. Bakker
[ Also American Chance Go Got Helped Interest Museum New Which York]
Museums, I love museums. Tony Randall
[ Love Museums]
We have a group of friends of the museum who try to raise, if they can, periodically something to help us. Of course, the main thing about a building like this is its upkeep. It needs central heating and it needs central air conditioning. Katherine Dunham
[ Air Building Central Conditioning Course Friends Group Heating Help Main Museum Needs Periodically Raise Something Thing Try Us]
In museums and palaces we are alternate radicals and conservatives. Henry James
[ Alternate Conservatives Museums Palaces Radicals]
Painting is the most magical of mediums. The transcendence is truly amazing to me every time I go to a museum and I see how somebody figured another way to rub colored dirt on a flat surface and make space where there is no space or make you think of a life experience. Chuck Close
[ Amazing Another Colored Dirt Every Experience Figured Flat Go How Life Magical Make Mediums Most Museum Painting Rub See Somebody Space Surface Think Time Truly Way Where]
The Smithsonian museums are among this country's most endearing treasures and I look forward to helping maintain and enhance their coveted works of art. Xavier Becerra
[ Among Art Country Coveted Endearing Enhance Forward Helping Look Maintain Most Museums Smithsonian Their Treasures Works]
Republicans have called for a National African-American Museum. The plan is being held up by finding a location that isn't in their neighborhood. Conan O'Brien
[ African-American Being Called Finding Held Location Museum National Neighborhood Plan Republicans Their Up]
There's a statue of Jimmy Stewart in the Hollywood Wax Museum, and the statue talks better than he does. Dean Martin
[ Better Does Hollywood Jimmy Museum Statue Stewart Talks Than Wax]
Since then I have held many jobs at museums in Colorado and Wyoming. I have also taught summer courses at the University of Colorado. Robert T. Bakker
[ Also Colorado Courses Held Jobs Many Museums Since Summer Taught Then University Wyoming]
The role of a museum of modern art is to make a good selection and identify what we believe to be the coming movements, and that requires taste. David Rockefeller
[ Art Believe Coming Good Identify Make Modern Movements Museum Requires Role Selection Taste]
We are similar to a museum. My function is to present old masterpieces in modern frames. Rudolf Bing
[ Frames Function Masterpieces Modern Museum Old Present Similar]