Only when he no longer knows what he is doing does the painter do good things.
There are some women who should barely be spoken to; they should only be caressed.
There is no such thing as Intelligence; one has intelligence of this or that. One must have intelligence only for what one is doing.
Taste! It doesn’t exist. An artist makes beautiful things without being aware of it.
Topics: The Artist
You must have a high concept not of what you are doing, but of what you may do someday. Without that there’s no point to working.
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