"Imagination is more important than knowledge."
"I have yet to find the man, however exalted his station, who did not do better work and put forth greater effort under a spirit of approval than under a spirit of criticism."
"When art critics get together they talk about Form and Structure and Meaning. When artists get together they talk about where you can buy cheap turpentine."
"If at first you don't succeed, you're probably lucky."
- Margaret L. Clement
"Ideas are a dime a dozen, but the men and women who implement them are priceless."
- Mary Kay Ash
"Show me a person who has never made a mistake and I'll show you somebody who has never achieved much."
- Joan Collins
"When nothing is sure, everything is possible."
- Margaret Drabble
"With great technique, you get a job. With great vision, you make history."
- Michel Gagné
"It's amazing how lucky I become whenever I consistently put out my best effort."
- Cybil Franklin
"A designer knows that he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away."
- Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
"He who works with his hands is a laborer. He who works with his hands and his head is a craftsman. He who works with his hands and his head and his heart is an artist."
- St. Francis of Assissi
"Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does, the better."
- André Gide
"Art is the unceasing effort to compete with the beauty of flowers - and never succeeding."
- Marc Chagall