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Abstract Art: A product of the untalented, sold by the unprincipled to the utterly bewildered.

Admiration for a quality or an art can be so strong that it deters us from striving to possess it.

Ads are the cave art of the twentieth century.

Advertising is fundamentally persuasion and persuasion happens to be not a science, but an art.

Advertising is the art of convincing people to spend money they don't have for something they don't need.

Advertising is the greatest art form of the 20th century.

After all, what is art? Art is the creative process and it goes through all fields. Einstein's theory of relativity - now that is a work of art! Einstein was more of an artist in physics than on his violin. Art is this: art is the solution of a problem which cannot be expressed explicitly until it is solved. See quote detail

All art is an imitation of nature.

All art is quite useless.

All books are divisible into two classes, the books of the hour, and the books of all time.

All great art is the expression of man's delight in God's work, not his own.

All married couples should learn the art of battle as they should learn the art of making love. Good battle is objective and honest - never vicious or cruel. Good battle is healthy and constructive, and brings to a marriage the principles of equal partnership.

All nature is but art, unknown to thee; all chance, direction which thou canst net see; all discord, harmony not understood; all partial evil, universal good.

All that I desire to point out is the general principle that life imitates art far more than art imitates life.

All that is good in art is the expression of one soul talking to another; and is precious according to the greatness of the soul that utters it.

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.

An art whose medium is language will always show a high degree of critical creativeness, for speech is itself a critique of life: it names, it characterizes, it passes judgment, in that it creates.

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

An artist is a dreamer consenting to dream of the actual world.

An artist is always alone - if he is an artist. No, what the artist needs is loneliness.


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