" I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free."

– Michelangelo

" It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see."

– Henry David Thoreau

" The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."

– Aristotle

" Anyone who says you can't see a thought simply doesn't know art."

– Wynetka Ann Reynolds

" Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up."

– Pablo Picasso

" Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep."

– Scott Adams

" Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master."

– Leonardo Da Vinci

" Life obliges me to do something, so I paint."

– Rene Magritte

" A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art."

– Paul Cezanne

" It's on the strength of observation and reflection that one finds a way. So we must dig and delve unceasingly."

– Claude Monet