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Through a painting we can see the whole world.”—Hans Hofmann

I do not want art for a few any more than education for a few, or freedom for a few.”—William Morris

"Picturing things, taking a view, is what makes us human; art is making sense and giving shape to that sense. It is like the religious search for God."—Gerhard Richter

Things are not difficult to make; what is difficult is putting ourselves in the state of mind to make them.”—Constantin Brancusi

I live life in the margins of society, and the rules of normal society don’t apply to those who live on the fringe.”—Tamara de Lempicka

I put my heart and my soul into my work, and have lost my mind in the process.”—Vincent van Gogh

Yes, my works… are enshrined in museums, but I don’t care if the pieces fall apart in 20 years.”—Sigmar Polke

It all has meaning to me. As I explain my paintings, I hope that they get away from me, that the idea takes off and has a life of its own.”—James Rosenquist

I like to believe that rather than destroy icons, I make new ones.”—Andres Serrano

I feel the need of attaining the maximum of intensity with the minimum of means. It is this which has led me to give my painting a character of even greater bareness.”—Joan Miró

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