Quotes of artist

  1. An artist cannot do anything slovenly. – Jane Austen
  2. The primary distinction of the artist is that he must actively cultivate that state which most men, necessarily, must avoid; the state of being alone. – James A. Baldwin
  3. I'm the artist formally known as Beck. I have a genius wig. When I put that wig on, then the true genius emerges. I don't have enough hair to be a genius. I think you have to have hair going everywhere. – Beck
  4. The artist who aims at perfection in everything achieves it in nothing. – Eugene Delacroix
  5. But you have to understand that I consider myself a very modest artist or whatever, and not of importance really at all- it is quite embarrassing to me to be asked my opinion about things. I am only a wee Scottish poet on the outside of everything. – Ian Hamilton Finlay
  6. I have wanted to be a fine artist painter, and I reached the point in art schools were I'd like to understand more about images and how images communicate information to people. And I was not getting very far in that from my professors. – John Hench
  7. The greater the artist the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize. – Robert Hughes
  8. Artist musicians, painters, writers, poets, always seem to have had the most accurate perception of what is really going on around them, not the official version or the popular perception of contemporary life. – Billy Joel
  9. He was one of those inexplicable gifts of nature, an artist who leaps over boundaries, changes our nervous systems, creates a new language, transmits new kinds of joy to our startled senses and spirits. – Jack Kroll
  10. The greatest artist has no conception which a single block of white marble does not potentially contain within its mass, but only a hand obedient to the mind can penetrate to this image. – Michelangelo
  11. I don't have to ask anyone's permission to do anything. It's nice not have to get decisions out of three, sometimes four people, which can be like pulling teeth. So the amount of control that I have over what I'm doing is better for me as a solo artist – Graham Nash
  12. In 20 years I had sold more records for RCA than any artist except Elvis Presley. – Charley Pride
  13. My name is Kurt Schwitters... I am an artist and I nail my pictures together. – Kurt Schwitters
  14. What gives the artist real prestige is his imitators. – Igor Stravinsky
  15. As no man is born an artist so no man is born an angler. – Izaak Walton

Usage examples for artist

  1. " So have I," answered the artist – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. Madame Tancredi was the exact opposite of her friend Milano in all save the kindly spirit of the true artist – Miss Pat at Artemis Lodge by Pemberton Ginther
  3. Last night she was a great artist – The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
  4. " A sort of lightning- change artist said Cleary. – Captain Jinks, Hero by Ernest Crosby
  5. " You little artist thought Flora. – Kincaid's Battery by George W. Cable
  6. And an artist is fit to meet a king. – Plays: Lady Frederick, The Explorer, A Man of Honor by William Somerset Maugham
  7. He never made a perfect form or face- the artist alone makes them. – An Ambitious Man by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  8. But the artist does not show in the picture the most important part of this arrangement. – Round-about Rambles in Lands of Fact and Fancy by Frank Richard Stockton
  9. What has the artist caught? – Songs and Satires by Edgar Lee Masters
  10. Certainly, when it comes to the artist at Truefitt's wearing a frock- coat while cutting your hair, you cannot help asking yourself whether its hour has not struck. – London Films by W.D. Howells
  11. Where is now, I often wonder, the unfortunate artist – From Paris to New York by Land by Harry de Windt
  12. " I do not believe she ever will," replied the other, as if the artist had asked a question with his eyes. – Trumps by George William Curtis
  13. If he is a mean artist success will make him a society man. – Appreciations and Criticisms of the Works of Charles Dickens by G. K. Chesterton
  14. What a name for an artist – The Dominant Strain by Anna Chapin Ray
  15. This is the conscious aim and intention of the artist – Luca Signorelli by Maud Cruttwell
  16. It is to any artist and when one tells you it is not you may set it down in your hearts that he or she is telling less than the truth. – A Minstrel In France by Harry Lauder
  17. Yap Sing was a thorough artist in his way. – The Comstock Club by Charles Carroll Goodwin
  18. She was an artist like him. – Harvest by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  19. That's what makes her the artist she is. – Mary Wollaston by Henry Kitchell Webster

Rhymes for artist

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