In Memory: “Art brings a message into a room. It should make us perceive in a new way… something we had not perceived before and perhaps…”

Art of Quotation

“Art brings a message into a room. It should make us perceive in a new way – either through color, form or narrative content – something we had not perceived before and perhaps reveal something to you about yourself.”

Gloria Vanderbilt, 1924-2019, author, actress, fashion designer


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“In the process of simplifying oneself, one often discovers the thing called voice”

Art of Quotation

“In the process of simplifying oneself, one often discovers the thing called voice”

Billy Collins, poet


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“They will say you are on the wrong road, if it is your own.”

Art of Quotation

“They will say you are on the wrong road, if it is your own.”

Antonio Porchia, poet, Argentinian


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“On the last day of the world I would want to plant a tree.”

Art of Quotation

“On the last day of the world I would want to plant a tree.”

W. S. Merwin, poet


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“Resist much, obey little.”

Art of Quotation

“Resist much, obey little.”

― Walt Whitman, Leaves of Grass


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“Can you offer me anything to compare to that joy for an artist?”

Art of Quotation

“Can you offer me anything to compare to that joy for an artist?”

Mary Cassatt, painter


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“Every line is the actual experience with its own unique story.”

Art of Quotation

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“Every line is the actual experience with its own unique story.”

Cy Twombly, painter


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