Archive for the 'Arts Quotes' Category

“The main things which seem…” Bertrand Russell

“The main things which seem to me important on their own account, and not merely as means to other things, are knowledge, art, instinctive happiness, and relations of friendship or affection.” Bertrand Russell

“If your life existed…” Christopher Frazier

“If your life existed in a painting, true love wouldn’t be responsible for creating your world. It would however be responsible for all the colors that make it beautiful.” Christopher Frazier (Poker professional)

“Without poets and artists…” Guillaume Apollinaire

“Without poets and artists, men would rapidly succumb to the monotony of nature.”   – Guillaume Apollinaire

“For people of feeling…” Gustav Flaubert

“For people of feeling, the aim of the arts is to conjure away the burden of bitterness.”   – Gustav Flaubert