The moment a man begins to talk about technique that's proof that he is fresh out of ideas.
Raymond Chandler (1888-1959) U.S. writer of detective fiction.
The more technique you have, the less you have to worry about it. The more technique there is, the less there is.
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Spanish painter.
Technique is the test of sincerity. If a thing isn't worth getting the technique to say, it is of inferior value.
Ezra Pound (1885-1972) American poet, critic and intellectual.