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Art teaches nothing, except the significance of life.

Henry Miller (1891-1980) American author.

This morning I took out a comma and this afternoon I put it back in again.

Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Irish poet and dramatist.

No great artist ever sees things as they really are, if he did he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Irish poet and dramatist.

Every secret of a writer's soul, every experience of his life, every quality of his mind is written large in his works.

Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) British novelist and essayist.

A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction.

Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) British novelist and essayist.

There is one way to handle the ignorant and malicious critic. Ignore him.

Unknown Source

Writing is like getting married. One should never commit oneself until one is amazed at one's luck.

Iris Murdoch (1919-1999) British novelist and philosopher.

Art is not merely an imitation of the reality of nature, but in truth a metaphysical supplement to the reality of nature, placed alongside thereof for its conquest.

Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900) German-Swiss philosopher and writer.

We have art in order not to die of the truth.

Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900) German-Swiss philosopher and writer.

I paint objects as I think them not as I see them.

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Spanish painter.

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