Facts about Otto Dix

Germany Flag

Summary

Otto Dix was a famous Artist from Germany, who lived between December 2, 1891 and July 25, 1969. He/she became 77 years old.

Zodiac etc.

He/she is born under the zodiac sagittarius, who is known for Philosophical, Motion, Experimentation, Optimism. Our collection contains 11 quotes who is written / told by Otto.

Here is some other popular authors who lived in the same timeframe: George Will, Khaleda Zia, Anne Baxter, Clive James, Tom Metzger, Robert F. Kennedy, Ngo Dinh Diem, Margaret Lee Runbeck, Joe Namath, Adlai Stevenson, Arthur C. Clarke, Willie Mays, Mike Ditka, Martin Yan, Thornton Wilder, Vince Lombardi, Aldous Huxley, Řystein Stray Spetalen, Billy Zane, Arthur Lydiard

Famous quotes by Otto Dix (11)


Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"I had to experience how someone beside me suddenly falls over and is dead and the bullet has hit him squarely. I had to experience that quite directly. I wanted it. I'm therefore not a pacifist at all - or am I?"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"As a young man you don't notice at all that you were, after all, badly affected. For years afterwards, at least ten years, I kept getting these dreams, in which I had to crawl through ruined houses, along passages I could hardly get through"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Stop bothering me with your pathetic politics - I'd rather go to the whorehouse"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Not that painting would have been a release. The reason for doing it is the desire to create. I've got to do it! I've seen that, I can still remember it, I've got to paint it"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"I have to experience all the ghastly, bottomless depths for life for myself; it's for that reason that I went to war, and for that reason I volunteered"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"All art is exorcism. I paint dreams and visions too; the dreams and visions of my time. Painting is the effort to produce order; order in yourself. There is much chaos in me, much chaos in our time"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"I will either be famous or infamous"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"Everybody thinks they know what art should be. But very few of them have the sense that is necessary to experience painting, that is the sense of sight, that sees colors and forms as living reality in the picture"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"You know, if one paints someone's portrait, one should not know him if possible"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"I'm not that obsessed with making representations of ugliness. Everything I've seen is beautiful"
Google Plus Share
Twitter Share
FaceBook Share
"People were already beginning to forget, what horrible suffering the war had brought them. I did not want to cause fear and panic, but to let people know how dreadful war is and so to stimulate people's powers of resistance"


Comments