art Quotes

I take more to the subject than to my ideas about it. I am not interested in any idea I have had, the subject is so demanding and so important.
 
tags: ideas
— Lee Friedlander
When you take a picture you haven't a clue that it is going to be what it is. Maybe you have a clue but you don't really know. There are too many possibilities. Part of the game is how many balls you can juggle. It is to me. When you are 12 you can juggle two. Maybe when you are 50 you can juggle five. That is an interesting concept to me: how much I can put in and still make it pull together?
 
tags: possibility games
— Lee Friedlander
At first, my presence in my photos was fascinating and disturbing. But as time passed and I was more a part of other ideas in my photos, I was able to add a giggle to those feelings.
 
tags: time ideas photo fascinating
— Lee Friedlander
The camera is not merely a reflecting pool and the photographs are not exactly the mirror, mirror on the wall that speaks with a twisted tongue.
 
— Lee Friedlander
The only heaven permitted to me is the part-time job heaven.
 
tags: job heaven
— Lee Eun-sang
I like blue a lot, and greens. Earthy blues and greens.
 
— Lee DeWyze
I know who I am as an artist. I've always known who I am as an artist.
 
tags: artist
— Lee DeWyze
I like that I stand for something like American Idol which helps musicians and artists get out there. It's important to have shows like Idol because it's so hard to get into the music industry nowadays - nearly impossible.
 
tags: impossible help music artist american
— Lee DeWyze
I do not foresee 'spaceships' to the moon or Mars. Mortals must live and die on Earth or within its atmosphere!
 
tags: live earth die moon
— Lee De Forest
To place a man in a multi-stage rocket and project him into the controlling gravitational field of the moon where the passengers can make scientific observations, perhaps land alive, and then return to earth - all that constitutes a wild dream worthy of Jules Verne. I am bold enough to say that such a man-made voyage will never occur regardless of all future advances.
 
tags: men future earth wild moon dreams
— Lee De Forest
I can't do movies where you start thinking "Where's the commercial appeal? How are we going to market this?" It's not that kind of party.
 
tags: movie thinking
— Lee Daniels
When creatively passionate people get together to start a company, the energy and camaraderie is really pretty stimulating.
 
tags: people energy company
— Lee Clow
Listen real hard to the smartest guy in the room before you go trying to prove how smart you are.
 
tags: smart real
— Lee Clow
Consumers never complain about ads being too smart.
 
tags: smart
— Lee Clow
I have always felt the word 'advertising' is either a diminutive or derogatory term that kind of goes with stuff people don't like, and I always felt frustrated because I felt like I was a communication artist or a media artist. The best advertising is one of the art forms of our culture.
 
tags: people culture communication media artist
— Lee Clow
I'd rather apologize than to be so timid as to never try to do anything smart or brave.
 
tags: smart
— Lee Clow
Most ideas are a bit scary, and if an idea isn't scary, it's not an idea at all.
 
tags: ideas
— Lee Clow
Make it smart. Make it beautiful. Have fun.
 
tags: smart beautiful fun
— Lee Clow
Throughout history, the technology always comes first. It's just technology for a while, until the day we artists inherit it.
 
tags: technology artist
— Lee Clow
[In 2004] That's how I got a relationship with Steve Jobs. Because I listened really hard to him cause he's the smartest guy I ever worked for.
 
tags: job relationship
— Lee Clow
The smartest advertising is the advertising that communicates the best and respects the consumer's intelligence.
 
tags: respect intelligence
— Lee Clow
I have the "thing" worked out - the trick or the surprise or the pivotal fact. Then I just start somewhere and let the story work itself out.
 
tags: work facts stories
— Lee Child
Many years from now when your children ask what New York City was like just after 9/11, this will be the book you give them in response. It's an exquisite novel full of heart, soul, passion and intelligence, and it's the one this great New York author was born to write.
 
tags: children heart soul child intelligence novel book write author passion year
— Lee Child
I have a kind of old-fashioned, artisan approach.
 
— Lee Child
I know I'm smarter than an armadillo
 
— Lee Child
Full of thrills and tension - but smart and human too.
 
tags: smart human
— Lee Child
I wanted readers to be genuinely unsure as to whether she's telling the truth or lying. It meant making her partly sympathetic, and partly unsympathetic, which wasn't easy.
 
tags: truth lying
— Lee Child
When you start to build self-worth and redeem your magnificence, the fears go away... you void your fears via your realization of your own self-worth.
 
tags: fear realization
— Lee Carroll
And I think that's a singer's job. You know, to really interpret a lyric. There's an art to it, and I think some people are really great at it, like Tammy Wynette and George Jones and Tony Bennett.
 
tags: people job lyrics
— Lee Ann Womack
Well, probably having to be away from home. When I come back I kind of feel like there's a routine going on that I'm not a part of, so that can be difficult.
 
— Lee Ann Womack
Don't let some hell bent heart leave you bitter. When you come close to sellin' out reconsider. Give the heavens above more than just a passing glance. And when you get the choice to sit it out or dance, I hope you dance.
 
tags: heart choice hell hope dance heaven
— Lee Ann Womack
It takes so many people to make a success story like that. It starts with the song and the songwriters, then Mark Wright's producing, all of the players that played on it, me singing, the marketing department, the promotion department at the label... It takes a lot of people to make a hit like that.
 
tags: people song stories success marketing
— Lee Ann Womack
The Earth is the Lord. Everybody walks on the earth. And nobody respects the Earth. Everybody who walks on the earth, shits on the Earth. Spits on the Earth. Don't respect the Earth. So the Earth didn't like it. So the Earth call for a revolution. And the earth is fighting back. The Earth call for a revolution. The Earth call for justice. And the Earth get justice. 'Cause the Earth release ganja. The Earth release herbs.
 
tags: justice respect earth fighting revolution
— Lee “Scratch” Perry
I'm everything I'm made of. So a part of me is made of classical music. I'm grateful for it.
 
tags: music
— Ledisi
So in every sense, from an independent artist to a major label artist, you just have to have great product, great faith and great people, they all go together.
 
tags: people faith artist
— Ledisi
When you're worrying you're not praying. Stop worrying start praying.
 
— LeCrae
Sin is like an incredible meal that becomes poisonous venom in your stomach. What you eat on Earth you may digest in Hell.
 
tags: earth hell sin
— LeCrae
I don't think the music industry has done any damage to my faith - it's probably strengthened it because it's made me see how necessary and relevant it is. I think if you don't keep your guard up, obviously there's a lot of potential for being half-hearted throughout the whole process because you can compare yourself to other people instead of the ultimate standard.
 
tags: people process potential music faith standard
— LeCrae
The music does a lot for me. I'm one of those types of artists who the music really inspires my delivery, my cadence, and what I hear.
 
tags: music inspire artist
— LeCrae
Prayer doesn't bend God's arm but it's guaranteed to bend our hearts toward His will. Worry less. Pray more.
 
tags: heart worries god prayer pray
— LeCrae