"The world always seems brighter when you’ve just made something that wasn’t there before."
"Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time."
"Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures."
"In the mind of every artist there is a masterpiece."
"An artist should never be a prisoner of himself, prisoner of style, prisoner of reputation, prisoner of success."
"I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality."
"Our primary function is to create an emotion and our secondary function is to sustain that emotions."
"You have to systematically create confusion, it sets creativity free. Everything that is contradictory creates life."
"At the heart of all great art is an essential melancholy. "
"Don’t pay any attention to what they write about you. Just measure it in inches."