pablo picasso Quotes
''Sculpture is the best comment that a painter can make on painting.''Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Spanish artist. remark, Feb. 2, 1964, repr. In Mario De Micheli, Scritti di Picasso (1964). Quoted by artist Renato Guttuso in his journals.
''Painting is a jeu d'esprit.''Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Spanish artist. First published in Arts (Paris, June 29, 1935). Quoted in Alfred H. Barr, Jr., Picasso: Fifty Years of His Art, p. 241 (1946).
''Art is never chaste. It ought to be forbidden to ignorant innocents, never allowed into contact with those not sufficiently prepared. Yes, art is dangerous. Where it is chaste, it is not art.''Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Spanish artist. Quoted in Antonina Vallentin, Pablo Picasso, ch. 11 (1957).
''If all the ways I have been along were marked on a map and joined up with a line, it might represent a minotaur.''Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Spanish artist. Official catalog of the Musée d'Antibes, known as the Musée Picasso, France. Quoted in Dor de la Souchère, Picasso in Antibes (1960).
''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 or I hate.''Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Spanish artist. quoted in Françoise Gilot and Carlton Lake, Life with Picasso, pt. 6 (1964).
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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
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, ...
The dawn that day rose
Just as the mist of the night
Subsided like a foam descending
To reveal clear water ahead
The Bees in the hive stirred about
To retrieve more honey
It was on that day that I stared into the
Mirror of luck.
Hours passed by just