Quotes about arts

If it is the mark of the artist to love art before everything, to renounce everything for its sake, to think all the sweet human t hings of ...

Ellen Terry dedication arts actors acting

The division between the useful arts and the fine arts must not be understood in too absolute a manner. In the humblest work of th e craftsm ...

Jacques Maritain arts crafts

As the unity of the modern world becomes increasingly a technological rather than a social affair, the techniques of the arts prov ide the m ...

Marshall McLuhan arts

... the creator of the new composition in the arts is an outlaw until he is a classic. ...

Gertrude Stein arts originality innovation

A writer should write with his eyes and a painter paint with his ears. ...

Gertrude Stein arts art artists writers and writing

Fine art is the subtlest, the most seductive, the most effective instrument of moral propaganda in the world, excepting only the e xample of ...

George Bernard Shaw propaganda art fine arts

... it was religion that saved me. Our ugly church and parochial school provided me with my only aesthetic outlet, in the words of the Mass ...

Mary McCarthy Christianity Christians arts

Made by hand, the craft object bears the fingerprints, real or metaphorical, of the person who fashioned it. These fingerprints ar e not the ...

Octavio Paz arts crafts

Then the two hearts beating each to each! ...

Robert Browning hearts couples love

Who shall measure the heat and violence of the poet's heart when caught and tangled in a woman's body? ...

Virginia Woolf women and the arts