People Who Exemplify This Quality: Henri Matisse (1869-1954) French Artist
Saying: Ars longa, vita brevis (Latin): “Art is long, life is short.”
Art is the demonstration that the ordinary is extraordinary.
— Amedee Ozenfant (1866-1966) French Cubist Painter
Art reveals the artist’s inner self. Art reveals a man’s ideals, what he values.
— Terry Goodkind (1948 – ) American Author
— Jerry Downs (1949 – ) American Artist
— Arthur Eric Gill (1882-1940) British Sculptor
The high mission of any art is, by its illusions, to foreshadow a higher universe reality, to crystallize the emotions of time into the thought of eternity.
— The Urantia Book (48:7.23)