Danger’s Art

No great art has ever been made without the artist having known danger.

Rilke

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Art Excess

The superfluous is a very necessary thing.

Voltaire

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Found Lost

Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.
Thomas Merton

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Live Art

Why should the lamp or the house be an art object, but not our life?
Michel Foucault

Real Absurd

The world today doesn’t make sense, so why should I paint pictures that do?
Picasso

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True Fiction

Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.
Picasso

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Art Fresh

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
Picasso

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Slippery Truth

Literature is the banana peel on which all dogmas slip.
Ihab Hassan

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Original Art

Art lets truth originate.
Martin Heidegger

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Fertile Gratitude

The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.
Friedrich Nietzsche

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