It is not enough to know your craft – you have to have feeling. Science is all very well, but for us imagination is worth far more.
There’s no symmetry in nature. One eye is never exactly the same as the other. There’s always a difference. We all have a more or less crooked nose and an irregular mouth.
The country only has charms for those not obliged to stay there.
There are no lines in nature, only areas of colour, one against another.
I would kiss you, had I the courage.
Color is a matter of taste and sensitivity.
There is no symmetry in nature. One eye is never exactly the same as the other.
I paint what I see and not what others like to see.
I need to work to feel well.
The principal person in a picture is light.
Black is not a color.
No one can be a painter unless he cares for painting above all else.