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Tuesday, 19 September 2017
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"To make a change often takes a lot of initial energy and effort. This is not unlike a rocket that expends most of its energy in the first few miles even though its destination may be hundreds of thousands of miles away." (Unknown, Source - Change)

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A good painter is to paint two main things, men and the working of man's mind. - (Da Vinci, Leonardo - Painters and Painting)
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Drawing is speaking to the eye; talking is painting to the ear. - (Joubert, Joseph - Painters and Painting)
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Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter. - (Wilde, Oscar - Painters and Painting)
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Every time I paint a portrait I lose a friend. - (Sargent, John Singer - Painters and Painting)
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Good painters imitate nature, bad ones spew it up. - (Cervantes, Miguel De - Painters and Painting)
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I do not paint a portrait to look like the subject, rather does the person grow to look like his portrait. - (Dali, Salvador - Painters and Painting)
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I dream of painting and then I paint my dream. - (Van Gogh, Vincent - Painters and Painting)
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I paint objects as I think them not as I see them. - (Picasso, Pablo - Painters and Painting)
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I paint things as they are. I don't comment. I record. - (Lautrec, Henri De Toulouse - Painters and Painting)
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I've been forty years discovering that the queen of all colors is black. - (Renoir, Pierre Auguste - Painters and Painting)
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If we could but paint with the hand what we see with the eye. - (Balzac, Honore De - Painters and Painting)
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In old times men used their powers of painting to show the objects of faith, in later times they use the objects of faith to show their powers of painting. - (Ruskin, John - Painters and Painting)
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Painting does not come from intelligence so much, as from sight and feeling and invention. - (Hamerton - Painters and Painting)
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Painting is a faith, and it imposes the duty to disregard public opinion. - (Van Gogh, Vincent - Painters and Painting)
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Painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh. - (Rouault, Georges - Painters and Painting)
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