Current Residence: Scottish West Highlands
Print preference: Yes please!
Favourite photographer: Ansel Adams, Don McCullin, Fay Goodwin,......
Operating System: Winos 7
Personal Quote: "Gnothi Seauton"
Quotes to Cause Thoughts 2"The artist is the creator of beautiful things. To reveal art and conceal the artist is art's aim. The critic is he who can translate into another manner or a new material his impression of beautiful things.Quotes to Cause Thoughts 2 by pjropes
The highest as the lowest form of criticism is a mode of autobiography. Those who find ugly meanings in beautiful things are corrupt without being charming. This is a fault.
Those who find beautiful meanings in beautiful things are the cultivated. For these there is hope. They are the elect to whom beautiful things mean only beauty.
There is no such thing as a moral or an immoral book.Books are well written, or badly written. That is all.
No artist desires to prove anything. Even things that are true can be proved. No artist has ethical sympathies. An ethical sympathy in an artist is an unpardonable mannerism of style.No artist is ever morbid. The artist can express everything.
Thought and language are to the artist instruments of an art.Vice and virtue are to the artist materials