1417 Total Quotes

American Artist Quotes

Andy Warhol
I've decided something: Commercial things really do stink. As soon as it becomes commercial for a mass market it really stinks.
Andy Warhol
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The noir hero is a knight in blood caked armor. He's dirty and he does his best to deny the fact that he's a hero the whole time.
Frank Miller
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Matter as matter rather than matter as symbol is a conscious political position, essentially Marxist.
Carl Andre
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Writing is the hardest way of earning a living, with the possible exception of wrestling alligators.
Olin Miller
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No man is a success in business unless he loves his work.
Florence Shinn
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Saying goodbye doesn't mean anything. It's the time we spent together that matters, not how we left it.
Trey Parker
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Nicholas Sparks
None of my characters are rich or famous, and the situations they find themselves in could happen to anyone.
Nicholas Sparks
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It is futile for an artist to try to create an environment because you have an environment around you all the time. Any living organism has an environment.
Carl Andre
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Andy Warhol
During the 1960s, I think, people forgot what emotions were supposed to be. And I don't think they've ever remembered.
Andy Warhol
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Every good picture leaves the painter eager to start again, unsatisfied, inspired by the rich mine in which he is working, hoping for more energy, more vitality, more time - condemned to painting for life.
John Sloan
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Since we have to speak well of the dead, let's knock them while they're alive.
John Sloan
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The most valuable thing you can make is a mistake - you can't learn anything from being perfect.
Adam Osborne
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People think computers will keep them from making mistakes. They're wrong. With computers you make mistakes faster.
Adam Osborne
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Money coming in says I've made the right marketing decisions.
Adam Osborne
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I liken myself to Henry Ford and the auto industry, I give you 90 percent of what most people need.
Adam Osborne
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Adequacy is sufficient.
Adam Osborne
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There'll be a special place in hell for the tape back-up people.
Adam Osborne
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This is the ultimate con game - I'm having fun and people pay me to do it.
Adam Osborne
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Venture capitalists are like lemmings jumping on the software bandwagon.
Adam Osborne
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I take what I see work. I'm a strict believer in the scientific principle of believing nothing, only taking the best evidence available at the present time, interpreting it as best you can, and leaving your mind open to the fact that new evidence will appear tomorrow.
Adam Osborne
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The guy who knows about computers is the last person you want to have creating documentation for people who don't understand computers.
Adam Osborne
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The small businessman is smart; he realizes there's no free lunch. On the other hand, he knows where to go to get a good inexpensive sandwich.
Adam Osborne
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With bundled machines you can throw away the hardware and keep the software, and it's still a good buy.
Adam Osborne
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Stephen King
I guess when you turn off the main road, you have to be prepared to see some funny houses.
Stephen King
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Andy Warhol
It would be very glamorous to be reincarnated as a great big ring on Liz Taylor's finger.
Andy Warhol
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I always felt myself to be an unlucky person like Donald, who is a victim of so many circumstances. But there isn't a person in the United States who couldn't identify with him. He is everything, he is everybody; he makes the same mistakes that we all make.
Carl Barks
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Killing yourself is a major commitment, it takes a kind of courage. Most people just lead lives of cowardly desperation. It's kinda half suicide where you just dull yourself with substances.
Robert Crumb
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Why do we love the sea? It is because it has some potent power to make us think things we like to think.
Robert Henri
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The historian's job is to aggrandize, promoting accident to inevitability and innocuous circumstance to portent.
Peter Conrad
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Andy Warhol
If you want to know all about Andy Warhol, just look at the surface of my paintings and films and me, and there I am. There's nothing behind it.
Andy Warhol
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