Charles F. Kettering
Chris Van Allsburg
Corrie Ten Boom
Henry Ward Beecher
J. B. Priestley
James A. Baldwin
Jerry B. Jenkins
Linda M. Godwin
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Thomas A. Edison
Quotes by Spanish authors
"The first step in the acquisition of wisdom is silence, the second listening, the third memory, the fourth practice, the fifth teaching others"
"We all know that art is not truth. Art is lie that makes us realise truth"
"Computers are useless. They can only give you answers"
"Action is the foundational key to all success"
"I'd like to live as a poor man with lots of money"
"Painting is just another way of keeping a diary"
"It was an honor and privilege to arrive to this country 16 years ago with almost no money in my pocket. A lot has happened since then"
"There's nothing more human than two people making love"
"Painting is a blind man's profession. He paints not what he sees, but what he feels, what he tells himself about what he has seen"
"Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success"
"Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not"
"Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone"
"One must act in painting as in life, directly"
"If only we could pull out our brain and use only our eyes"
"I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them"
"I have a horror of people who speak about the beautiful. What is the beautiful? One must speak of problems in painting!"
"I don't believe in accidents. There are only encounters in history. There are no accidents"
"I begin with an idea and then it becomes something else"
"I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it"
"He can who thinks he can, and he can't who thinks he can't. This is an inexorable, indisputable law"
"God is really only another artist. He invented the giraffe, the elephant and the cat. He has no real style, He just goes on trying other things"
"Everything is a miracle. It is a miracle that one does not dissolve in one's bath like a lump of sugar"
"Every positive value has its price in negative terms... the genius of Einstein leads to Hiroshima"
"What is a face, really? Its own photo? Its make-up? Or is it a face as painted by such or such painter? That which is in front? Inside? Behind? And the rest? Doesn't everyone look at himself in his own particular way? Deformations simply do not exist"
"We must not discriminate between things. Where things are concerned there are no class distinctions. We must pick out what is good for us where we can find it"
"We all know that Art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth, at least the truth that is given to us to understand"
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