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  • ''Success is dangerous. One begins to copy oneself, and to copy oneself is more dangerous than to copy others. It leads to sterility.''
    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Spanish artist. Vogue (New York, Nov. 1, 1956).
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  • ''Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.''
    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Spanish artist.
  • ''Youth has no age.''
    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Spanish artist. Arts de France, no. 6 (Paris, 1946), trans. in Dore Ashton, Picasso on Art (1972).
  • ''What is a face, really? Its own photo? Its make-up? Or is it a face as painted by such or such painter? That which is in front? Inside? Behind? And the rest? Doesn't everyone look at himself in his own particular way? Deformations simply do not exist.''
    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Spanish artist. Quoted in Picasso on Art, ed. Dore Ashton (1972). Arts de France, no. 6 (Paris, 1946).
  • ''Why do two colors, put one next to the other, sing? Can one really explain this? No. Just as one can never learn how to paint.''
    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Spanish artist. Arts de France (Paris, 1946), no. 6, trans. in Dore Ashton, Picasso on Art (1972).
  • ''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 (1881-1973), Spanish artist. Trans. in Alfred H. Barr, Jr., Picasso: Fifty Years of His Art (1946). Conversation avec Picasso, vol. 10, Cahiers d'Art (Paris, 1935).
  • ''Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.''
    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Spanish artist. Trans. in Alfred H. Barr, Jr., Picasso: Fifty Years of His Art (1946). Conversation avec Picasso, vol. 10, no. 10, Cahiers d'Art (Paris, 1935).
  • ''The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.''
    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Spanish artist. Trans. in Alfred H. Barr, Jr., Picasso: Fifty Years of His Art (1946). Conversation avec Picasso, vol. 10, no. 10, Cahiers d'Art (1935).
  • ''Art is not the application of a canon of beauty but what the instinct and the brain can conceive beyond any canon. When we love a woman we don't start measuring her limbs.''
    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Spanish artist. Trans. in Alfred H. Barr, Jr., Picasso: Fifty Years of His Art (1946). Conversation avec Picasso, vol. 10, no. 10, Cahiers d'Art (Paris, 1935).
  • ''Museums are just a lot of lies, and the people who make art their business are mostly imposters.... We have infected the pictures in museums with all our stupidities, all our mistakes, all our poverty of spirit. We have turned them into petty and ridiculous things.''
    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Spanish artist. "Conversation avec Picasso," vol. 10, no. 10, Cahiers d'Art (Paris, 1935), trans. in Alfred H. Barr, Jr., Picasso: Fifty Years of His Art (1946).

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A Lonely Road Is That I Walked

I walk a lonely road, the one and only one I' ve ever known.
I don't know where it goes, but I keep walking on and on.
I walked the lonely and un trodden road for I was walking on the bridge
of the broken dreams.
I don't know what the world is fighting for or why iam being insticated.
It's for this that I walk this lonely road for I wish to be
ALONE!
So Iam breaking up, breakin' up.
It is the lack of self control that I feared as there is something
Inside me that pulls the need to surface, ...

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Shores Of Joy

Across the bridges it moves, way beyond the grasp it slithers.
too nice and smooth. Only ever does it slithers.

To the writhers it cools, and yet, to the happy it fools.
To the weepers it helps. and never maketh you yelp.

It is vast, it is clear. It is open, nothing mere.
It is the shore of joy, way too coy
It springs on you, making you its slave,

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