All good criticism should be judged the way art is. You shouldn't read it the way you read history or science.
- Leslie Fiedler
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History has remembered the kings and warriors, because they destroyed art has remembered the people, because they created.
- William Morris
Every other artist begins with a blank canvas, a piece of paper the photographer begins with the finished product.
- Edward Steichen
Art, like morality, consists in drawing the line somewhere.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton
In Art, man reveals himself and not his objects.
- Rabindranath Tagore
The commonality between science and art is in trying to see profoundly - to develop strategies of seeing and showing.
- Edward Tufte
Art and works of art do not make an artist sense and enthusiasm and instinct do.
- Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
A compromise is the art of dividing a cake in such a way that everyone believes he has the biggest piece.
- Ludwig Erhard
To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.
- Robert Schumann