"It's funny, growing up there was never anybody around me with any kind of artistic bent."
"Our culture now wonderfully, alchemically transforms images and history into artistic material. The possibilities seem endless and wide open."
"I have complete artistic control, and I just do my best album every time and trust it to fate."
"I've been & am absurdly over-estimated. There are no supermen & I'm quite ordinary, & will say so whatever the artistic results. In that point I'm one of the few people who tell the truth about myself."
"But every great scripture, whether Hebrew, Indian, Persian, or Chinese, apart from its religious value will be found to have some rare and special beauty of its own and in this respect the original Bible stands very high as a monument of sublime poetry and of artistic prose."
"Children also have artistic ability, and there is wisdom in there having it! The more helpless they are, the more instructive are the examples they furnish us and they must be preserved free of corruption from an early age."
"I regard the writing of humor as a supreme artistic challenge."
"I am artistic so I reserve the right to change my mind at any point. I just like to do different things. What is more important than the name is that people know that I really like acting, I enjoy it and I want people to know that I am serious."
"Every article on these islands has an almost personal character, which gives this simple life, where all art is unknown, something of the artistic beauty of medieval life."
"In an artwork you're always looking for artistic decisions, so an ashtray is perfect. An ashtray has got life and death."