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When Lisa told me she used to be a figure skater, I understood her painting.
Louis Grachos
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I'm literally asking the canvas, when I do my best painting.
Melba Martinez
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The painting came up ? and we both realized we never signed it.
Michael Caputo
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We were missing a Delacroix from our painting collection. And we were waiting for a good one to come around.
Michael Conforti
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Blaise Pascal
Eloquence is a painting of the thoughts.
Blaise Pascal
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Charles Dickens
There are only two styles of portrait painting, the serious and the smirk
Charles Dickens
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Truman Capote
Writing has laws of perspective, of light and shade just as painting does, or music. If you are born knowing them, fine. If not, learn them. Then rearrange the rules to suit yourself
Truman Capote
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I think each dwelling that I paint is an expression of something that I wish I could have had. For example, I painted a painting with a big, broad porch on it called "Home Is Where the Heart Is." I always dreamed of having a big porch where you'd sit there.
Thomas Kinkade
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She was my high school sweetheart. I hide an 'N' in every painting.
Thomas Kinkade
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I actively support art programs that teach kids the basics. Painting and drawing are terrific tools to build self-esteem and creativity in children. I'm also very committed to World Vision, an organization that reaches out to impoverished kids the world over. Anything that brings hope to children, I'm in favor of.
Thomas Kinkade
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Painting is an infinitely minute part of my personality.
Salvador Dalí
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I want to reiterate that painting is a medium, it's a way of thinking and it's a way of seeing. I think people often think of painting as a noun, and I think of it as a verb as well as a noun.
Sangram Majumdar
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When you see a show like this, I think it will make you care a lot more about art. It might make someone go start painting, inspire them to learn about an artist or start buying art.
Sangram Majumdar
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This guy knows knows sports the way an art dealer knows a painting, ... He will tell you intricacies of the game that most guys even the guys who bet money on games don't know. I've done a lot of movies, but I was learning from him on this one.
Matthew McConaughey
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While much of the work is made from the traditional media of painting, sculpture and photography, other work is very nontraditional in particular those submissions by grad students in the sciences that were done as a part of professional development, such as photographs of spinal cords, reproductions of microscopic views or sculptural models of electrical coils.
Matt Bailey
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In music, you have to speak about a form-form, of adopted formal elements that are applied in order to express certain specific things. Because painting with music, that's something completely different.
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
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If I had been around when Rubens was painting, I would have been revered as a fabulous model. Kate Moss? Well, she would have been the paintbrush.
Dawn French
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We gutted it and started fresh. We did all our own staining and painting.
Dennis Chandler
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We're cleaning up trash and debris and preparing the playground equipment for painting.
Brenda Johnson
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CEOs are highly skilled people like a pro athlete or artist, selling a skill, ... It?s very hard to put a monetary value on a skill, but a good quarterback makes $10 million a year, based on an athletic skill, in the same way a painting might bring in $10 million to an artist.
John Laughlin
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The most overlooked and yet the rarest antique in my home is the sugar chest in the dining room. It doesn't have any lavish carving, or fancy painting; it is very simple. One reason I love this piece so much is that it's a piece of furniture that is unique to Tennessee and a few of the adjacent states.
Gail Henry
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Bless... the two painting masters who first pointed out to me (raw young pupil that I was) that there was coming and going among trees, that there was sunlight in shadows.
Emily Carr
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In the movie, the painting is supposed to be worth $100 million. No painting is worth $100 million. But for the movie, $100 million is a number that any person can understand as expensive. If you say $50 million nowadays, it's not enough.
Christopher Moore
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An amateur is someone who supports himself with outside jobs which enable him to paint. A professional is someone whose wife works to enable him to paint.
Ben Shahn
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