QUOTATIONS FROM FAMOUS PEOPLES

List of all popular poets and new poets.

All Quotations / Quotations from Pablo Picasso

Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.
Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.
Art is a lie that tells the truth.
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
Art washes away from the soul, the dust of everyday living.
Art washes away the dust of everyday life.
Computers are useless. They can only give you answers.
Every act of creation is first of all an act of destruction.
Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.
Everything you can imagine is real.
God is really only another artist, he made the elephat, giraffe and cat. He has no real style but keeps trying new ideas.
Good taste is the enemy of creativity
I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.
It is your work in life that is the ultimate seduction.
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone.
Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.
Some painters transform the sun into a yellow spot, others transform a yellow spot into the sun.
Success is dangerous. One begins to copy oneself, and to copy oneself is more dangerous than to copy others. It leads to sterility.
The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape...
There are painters who transform the sun to a yellow spot, but there are others who with the help of their art and their intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.
There is no abstract art. You must always start with something. Afterward you can remove all traces of reality.
We all know that art is not the truth, art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.
We have a lot of reasons but only one real one.
Well, youth is the period of assumed personalities and disguises. It is the time of the sincerely insincere.
Work is a necessity for man. Man invented the alarm clock.

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"Man is what he believes."

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