We don’t grow older, we grow riper.
I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
If there were only one truth, you couldn’t paint a hundred canvases on the same theme.
One must act in painting as in life, directly.
Every child is born an artist. The trick is to remain an artist.
When I was a child, my mother said to me,|If you become a soldier you’ll be a general.|If you become a monk you’ll end up as the pope.|Instead I became a painter and wound up as Picasso.
Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.
- Georges Braque French Painter
- Miguel de Unamuno Spanish Essayist
- Edgar Degas French Painter
- Michelangelo Italian Painter
- Grandma Moses American Painter
- Claude Monet French Painter
- Miguel de Cervantes Spanish Novelist
- George Santayana Spanish Philosopher
- Lope de Vega Spanish Playwright
- Jacinto Benavente Spanish Dramatists