Category Archives: Quotes

Hugh Laidman – Drawing – A Fundamental

Last week, I found a hidden treasure in the book section of a second hand store. The book, entitled “Animals: How to Draw Them” was written by Hugh Laidman (published by E.P. Dutton in 1975). I had never heard of … Continue reading

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Adding Interest to Life

Adding Interest to Life To paraphrase a friend: The world would be a pretty boring place if we were all interested in the same thing.

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Visible Joy

“The most visible joy can only reveal itself to us when we’ve transformed it, within.” Rainer aria Rilke

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Change

“When it is not necessary to change, it is necessary to change.” Lucius Cary

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The Creative Potential

“It is the creative potential itself in human beings that is the image of God.” Mary Daly

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Essential to Artist

“An essential portion of any artist’s labor is not creation so much as invocation.” Lewis Hyde.

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Imagination vs Knowledge

Imagination is more important than knowledge – Albert Einstein

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