Better do a good deed near at home than go far away to burn incense. Amelia Earhart
You will have wonderful surges forward. Then there must be a time of consolidating before the next forward surge. Accept this as part of the process and never become downhearted.
Draw your pleasure, paint your pleasure, and express your pleasure strongly. Pierre Bonnard
The more you know yourself, the more patience you have for what you see in others. Erik Erikson
“Space-time” – that hideous hybrid whose very hyphen looks phoney.”
The main thing in making art often is letting go of your expectation and your idea. Agnes Martin
“In my early work, I tried to hide my personality, my psychological state, my emotions. This was partly due to my feelings about myself and party due to my feelings about painting at the time. I sort of stuck to my guns for a while but eventually it seemed like a losing battle. Finally one must simply drop the reserve.”
― Jasper Johns