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    Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: business  money 
     
    In the future, everyone will be famous for 15 minutes.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: future 
     
    People sometimes say the way things happen in the movies is unreal, but actually, it's the way things happen to you in life that's unreal.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: people  movie 
     
    I love Los Angeles, and I love Hollywood. They're beautiful. Everybody's plastic, but I love plastic. I want to be plastic.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: beautiful 
     
    I think it would be terrific if everybody was alike.
    — Andy Warhol
    When you think about it, department stores are kind of like museums.
    — Andy Warhol
    In the future, everybody will be world famous for fifteen minutes.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: future  world 
     
    As soon as you stop wanting something you get it. I've found that to be absolutely axiomatic.
    — Andy Warhol
    Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: hate  bad 
     
    You need to let the little things that would ordinarily bore you suddenly thrill you.
    — Andy Warhol
    The best thing about a picture is that it never changes, even when the people in it do.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: people 
     
    I smoke pot because I want to go to heaven before I die
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: die  heaven  smoke 
     
    I like to be the right thing in the wrong place and the wrong thing in the right place. Being the right thing in the wrong place and the wrong thing in the right place is worth it because something interesting always happens.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: right  wrong  worth 
     
    When people are ready to, they change. They never do it before then, and sometimes they die before they get around to it. You can't make them change if they don't want to, just like when they do want to, you can't stop them.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: people  die 
     
    Success is when the checks don't bounce.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: success 
     
    Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes.
    — Andy Warhol
    Sometimes the little times you don't think are anything while they're happening turn out to be what marks a whole period of your life.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: time 
     
    Kiss me with your eyes.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: eyes  kiss 
     
    It's not what you are that counts, it's what they think you are.
    — Andy Warhol
    There should be a course in first grade on love.
    — Andy Warhol
    You have to do stuff that average people don't understand because those are the only good things.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: people 
     
    I'm bored with that line. I never use it anymore. My new line is 'In 15 minutes everybody will be famous.'
    — Andy Warhol
    I can never get over when you're on the beach how beautiful the sand looks and the water washes it away and straightens it up and the trees and the grass all look great. I think having land and not ruining it is the most beautiful art that anybody could ever want to own.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: beautiful  water 
     
    The idea of America is so wonderful because the more equal something is, the more American it is
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: america  ideas  american 
     
    I've always thought that the President could do so much here to help change images. If the President would go into a public bathroom in the Capitol, and have the TV cameras film him cleaning the toilets and saying 'Why not? Somebody's got to do it!' then that would do so much for the morale of the people who do the wonderful job of keeping the toilets clean. I mean, it is a wonderful thing that they're doing.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: people  thoughts  help  job  saying  film  toilet 
     
    They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: time 
     
    Fashion wasn't what you wore someplace anymore; it was the whole reason for going.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: fashion 
     
    I think anybody can take a good picture. My idea of a good picture is one that's in focus and of a famous person doing something unfamous. It's being in the right place at the wrong time.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: time  people  focus  right  wrong  ideas 
     
    I am a deeply superficial person.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: people 
     
    The idea of waiting for something makes it more exciting
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: ideas 
     
    I always think I don't do the first one good, so I try to do it more.
    — Andy Warhol
    At the times in my life when I was feeling the most gregarious and looking for bosom friendships, I couldn't find any takers, so that exactly when I was alone was when I felt the most like not being alone... I became a loner in my own mind... I decided I'd rather be alone.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: friendship  time  alone  mind 
     
    Isn't life a series of images that change as they repeat themselves?
    — Andy Warhol
    When I think about what sort of person I would most like to have on a retainer, I think it would be a boss. A boss who could tell me what to do, because that makes everything easy when you're working.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: people 
     
    I like boring things.
    — Andy Warhol
    The key of the success of Studio 54 is that it's a dictatorship at the door and a democracy on the dance floor.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: key  democracy  success  dance 
     
    I'm really afraid to feel happy because it never lasts
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: afraid 
     
    Most people in America think Art is a man's name.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: people  america 
     
    I just do art because I'm ugly and there's nothing else for me to do.
    — Andy Warhol
    Sex is more exciting on the screen and between the pages than between the sheets.
    — Andy Warhol
    tags: sex 
     
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    andy warhol
    Birth    : August 6, 1928
    Death  : February 22, 1987
    Occupation  : Artist