"The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery."
"Art is made to disturb. Science reassures. There is only one valuable thing in art: the thing you cannot explain."
"A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art."
"Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master."
Leonardo da Vinci
"To be an artist is to believe in life."
"It is important to express oneself...provided the feelings are real and are taken from you own experience."
"Don't pay any attention to what they write about you. Just measure it in inches."