“The world is not to be put in order. The world is order. It is for us to put ourselves in unison with this order.”
“No man is great enough or wise enough for any of us to surrender our destiny to. The only way in which anyone can lead us is to restore to us the belief in our own guidance.”
To paint is to love again, and to love is to live life to the fullest.
The artist is the opposite of the politically-minded individual, the opposite of the reformer, the opposite of the idealist. The artist does not tinker with the universe; he recreates it out of his own experience and understanding of life.
Francesca da Rimini