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The Week With… Art And Bridges

July 11, 2011 by · No comments

Lissabon 25.April Brücke
Foto: Aah-Yeah

Where the spirit does not work with the hand there is no art.
Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)

Foto: 96dpi

Life resembles a novel more often than novels resemble life.

Art is not a study of positive reality; it is the seeking for ideal truth.
George Sand (1804-1876)

Oberkasseler Brücke - Düsseldorf
Foto: Ollynet68

We all know that art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.

Everything you can imagine is real.
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Bridge in the Woods AD AcrylicArtist
Foto: AcrylicArtist

I dream my painting and then paint my dream.
Vincent Van Gogh (1853-1890)

Foto: Umair-Mohsin

A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery (1900-1944)

Otley Bridge
Foto: Tim-Green-aka-atoach

Writing is closer to thinking than to speaking.
Joseph Joubert (1754-1824), French moralist and essayist

Bridge, Sestiere of Castello, Venice, Italy
Foto: Eustaquio-Santimano

Art consists of limitation. The most beautiful part of every picture is the frame.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton (1874-1936), English writer

Foto: 96dpi

Every author in some way portrays himself in his works, even if it be against his will.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832)

Tay Rail Bridge
Foto: Brian Forbes

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