By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
Be thine own palace, or the world's thy jail.
The wise does at once what the fool does at last.
The most effective way to do it, is to do it.
If you think you can do it, you can.
If you're going through hell, keep going.
You never know what motivates you.
To be a good loser is to learn how to win.
Never complain and never explain.
Always desire to learn something useful.
True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist.
If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced.
The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person.
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.
Without tradition, art is a flock of sheep without a shepherd. Without innovation, it is a corpse.
Every artist was first an amateur.
The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.