Steal This Quote

Inspirational quotes about culture and life from innovative artists

Steal This Quote: Edgar Degas

By |August 21st, 2016|

 Art is not what you see, but what you make others see
— Edgar Degas, French artist, painter and sculptor

Steal This Quote: Miles Davis

By |July 17th, 2016|

 When you’re creating your own shit, not even the sky’s the limit
— Miles Davis, American jazz musician, composer and artist

Steal This Quote: Kurt Vonnegut

By |June 19th, 2016|

Music is, to me, proof of the existence of God. It is so extraordinarily full of magic,
and in tough times of my life, I can listen to music and it makes such a difference.
— Kurt Vonnegut, American author, artist and activist

Steal This Quote: Diane Arbus

By |May 15th, 2016|

My favorite thing is to go where I’ve never been.
— Diane Arbus, American writer and photographer

Steal This Quote: Manuel Álvarez Bravo

By |April 17th, 2016|

 

I work for the pleasure, for the pleasure of the work,
and everything else is a matter for the critics
— Manuel Álvarez Bravo, Mexican artist and father of modern photography

Steal This Quote: Maya Angelou

By |February 22nd, 2016|

There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
– Maya Angelou, American poet, author and civil rights activist

Steal This Quote: Edgar Allan Poe

By |January 5th, 2016|

 

Those who dream by day are cognizant of many
things which escape those who dream only by night
– Edgar Allan Poe, American author, poet and father of the short story

Steal This Quote: Robert Frost

By |December 27th, 2015|

 

Only when love and need are one
And the work is play, for mortal stakes
Is the deed ever really done
For heaven and the future’s sakes
– Robert Frost, American poet

Steal This Quote: Silvia Karman Cubina

By |November 27th, 2015|

Exposure to art affects everything, however directly or indirectly, because art changes the way we live, the way we see, the way we think, and how we relate to others. For these reasons, art should be like air–available to everybody.
– Silvia Karman Cubiñá, Executive Director […]

Steal This Quote: Albert Einstein

By |October 19th, 2015|

The one who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd.
The one who walks alone, is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been before.
– Albert Einstein, German theoretical physicist and humanitarian