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Pablo Picasso
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Love must be proven by facts and not by reasons. Pablo Picasso
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If I paint a wild horse, you might not see the horse... but surely you will see the wildness! Pablo Picasso
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We all know that Art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize truth at least the truth that is given us to understand. The artist must know the manner whereby to convince others of the truthfulness of his lies. Pablo Picasso
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People want to find a meaning in everything and everyone. That's the disease of our age... Pablo Picasso
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They are not men, they are not women, they are Americans. Pablo Picasso
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I never calculate. That is why those who do, calculate so much less accurately than I. Pablo Picasso
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There's nothing worse than a brilliant beginning. Pablo Picasso
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Action is the foundation of all success. Pablo Picasso
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When you start with a portrait and try to find pure form by abstracting more and more, you must end up with an egg. Pablo Picasso
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Art is not chaste. Those ill prepared should be allowed no contact with art. Art is dangerous. If it is chaste, it is not art. Pablo Picasso
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Photographers, along with dentists, are the two professions never satisfied with what they do. Every dentist would like to be a doctor and inside every photographer is a painter trying to get out. Pablo Picasso
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When the individuality of the artist begins to express itself, what the artist gains in the way of liberty he loses in the way of order. Pablo Picasso
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No doubt, it is useful for an artist to know all the forms of art which have preceded or which accompany his. That is a sign of strength if it is a question of looking for a stimulus or recognizing mistakes he must avoid. Pablo Picasso
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While I am working I am not conscious of what I am putting on the canvas. Pablo Picasso
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I'm always doing things I can't do. That's how I get to do them. Pablo Picasso
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I draw like other people bite their nails. Pablo Picasso
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All art is subversive. Pablo Picasso
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People want Art. And they are given it. But the less Art there is in painting the more painting there is. Pablo Picasso
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There is no abstract art. You must always start with something. Afterward you can remove all traces of reality. Pablo Picasso
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Art is a lie that makes us realize truth. Pablo Picasso
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When you start with a portrait and search for a pure form, a clear volume, through successive eliminations, you arrive inevitably at the egg. Likewise, starting with the egg and following the same process in reverse, one finishes with the portrait. Pablo Picasso
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I'd like to live as a poor man with lots of money. Pablo Picasso
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There are only two types of women - goddesses and doormats. Pablo Picasso
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The more technique you have, the less you have to worry about it. The more technique there is, the less there is. Pablo Picasso
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If only we could pull out our brain and use only our eyes. Pablo Picasso
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If there were only one truth, you couldn't paint a hundred canvases on the same theme. Pablo Picasso
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We must not discriminate between things. Where things are concerned there are no class distinctions. We must pick out what is good for us where we can find it. Pablo Picasso
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It means nothing to me. I have no opinion about it, and I don't care. Pablo Picasso
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Each time I undertake to paint a picture I have a sensation of leaping into space. I never know whether I shall fall on my feet. It is only later that I begin to estimate more exactly the the effect of my work. Pablo Picasso
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Good designers copy; great designers steal. Pablo Picasso
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For a long time I limited myself to one colour-as a form of discipline. Pablo Picasso
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I've reached the moment where the movement of my thought interests me more than the thought itself. Pablo Picasso
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Almost every evening, either I went to [Georges] Braque's studio or Braque came to mine. Each of us had to see what the other had done during the day. We criticized each other's work. A canvas wasn't finished unless both of us felt it was. Pablo Picasso
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He was an Afghan Hound name Kabul. Since him I have had other Afghan Hounds.... Perhaps I am looking for his ghost. He is the only one that I sometimes think about. Often, if he comes in to my mind when I am working, it alters what I do. The nose on the face I am drawing gets longer and sharper. The hair of the woman I am sketching gets longer and fluffy, resting against her cheeks like his ears rested against his head. Pablo Picasso
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I hate that aesthetic game of the eye and the mind, played by these connoisseurs, these mandarins who "appreciate" beauty. What is beauty, anyway? There's no such thing. I never "appreciate," any more than I "like." I love it or I hate. Pablo Picasso
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As far as I am concerned, a painting speaks for itself. What is the use of giving explanations, when all is said and done? A painter has only one language. Pablo Picasso
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Painting isn't an aesthetic operation; it's a form of magic designed as mediator between this strange hostile world and us. Pablo Picasso
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We might adapt for the artist the joke about there being nothing more dangerous than instruments of war in the hands of generals. In the same way, there is nothing more dangerous than justice in the hands of judges, and a paint brush in the hands of a painter! Just think of the danger to society! But today we haven't the heart to expel the painters and poets because we no longer admit to ourselves that there is any danger in keeping them in our midst. Pablo Picasso
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God is really only another artist. He invented the giraffe, the elephant, and the cat. He has no real style. He just keeps on trying other things. Pablo Picasso
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A painter is a man who paints what he sells; an artist, on the other hand, is a man who sells what he paints. Pablo Picasso
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If you're stuck in a painting, then stop and draw something else. Draw a flower and put your love into that flower. Then your powers will come back again. Pablo Picasso
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I don't work from nature, I work like nature. Pablo Picasso
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There are more copies than originals among people. Pablo Picasso
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It is the object which aroused the artist, stimulated his ideas and set of his emotions. These ideas and emotions will be imprisoned in his work for good. Pablo Picasso
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Whether he wants it or not, man is the instrument of nature; she imposes on him character and appearance. Pablo Picasso
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Art is a leap into the dark. Pablo Picasso
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Nature does many things the way I do, but she hides them! Pablo Picasso
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Beauty?... To me it is a word without sense because I do not know where its meaning comes from nor where it leads to. Pablo Picasso
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What do you think an artist is? ...he is a political being, constantly aware of the heart breaking, passionate, or delightful things that happen in the world, shaping himself completely in their image. Painting is not done to decorate apartments. It is an instrument of war. Pablo Picasso
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Art is an instrument in the war against the enemy. Pablo Picasso
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Painting is stronger than me, it makes me do it's bidding. Pablo Picasso
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I do things I don't know how to do in order to learn how to do them. Pablo Picasso
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The purpose of Art is to create enthusiasm. Pablo Picasso
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Cubism is not a reality you can take in your hand. It's more like a perfume, in front of you, behind you, to the sides, the scent is everywhere but you don't quite know where it comes from. Pablo Picasso
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If you are trying to find something, it means you haven't got it. And if you find it simply by looking for it, that means it's false. Pablo Picasso
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The Parthenon is really only a farmyard over which someone put a roof; colonades and sculptures were added because there were people in Athens who happened to be working and wanted to express themselves. Pablo Picasso
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Today, as you know, I am famous and very rich. But when I am alone with myself, I haven't the 'courage' to consider myself an artist, in the great and ancient sense of that word... I am only a public entertainer, who understands his age. Pablo Picasso
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The people no longer seek consolation in art. But the refined people, the rich, the idlers seek the new, the extraordinary, the extravagant, the scandalous. I have contented these people with all the many bizarre things that come into my head. And the less they understand, the more they admire it. By amusing myself with all these games, all this nonsense, all these picture puzzles, I became famous... I am only a public entertainer who has understood his time. Pablo Picasso
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Today we haven't the heart to expel the painters and poets from society because we refuse to admit to ourselves that there is any danger in keeping them in our midst. Pablo Picasso
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Academic training in beauty is a sham. We have been so deceived, but so well deceived that we can scarcely get back even a shadow of the truth. Pablo Picasso
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The trouble is, we've been taught what to see and how to render what we see. If only we could be in the position of those men who did those wonderful drawings in Lascaux and Altimira! Pablo Picasso
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From the point of view of art, there are no concrete or abstract forms, but only forms which are more or less convincing lies. Pablo Picasso
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There's no such thing as a bad Picasso, but some are less good than others. Pablo Picasso
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Let them understand above all that the artist works from necessity; that he, too, is a minute element of the world to whom one should ascribe no more importance than so many things in nature which charm us but which we do not explain to ourselves. Pablo Picasso
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The only pictorial matter that is of interest to me is the matter and sentiments brought about by the work itself. Pablo Picasso
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Paradise is to love many things with a passion. Pablo Picasso
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When you see what you express through photography, you realize all the things that can no longer be the objectives of painting. Why should an artist persist in treating subjects that can be established so clearly with the lens of a camera? Pablo Picasso
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Reality is to be found in lightness and darkness. Pablo Picasso
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If you can imagine it...it is real Pablo Picasso
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Now there is fame! Of all - hunger, misery, the incomprehension by the public - fame is by far the worst. It is the castigation of God by the artist. It is sad. It is true. Pablo Picasso
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