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Top 10 artist quotes – creativity


Many people turn to the works of famous artists and creatives for artistic inspiration.

Making art can be one of the most beautiful things in the world, but sometimes it can also be quite exhausting. Maybe it will help you to see that even established artists sometimes struggle with it. Despite this, they did not give up and continued working until they were satisfied with the result.

Some of the following quotes from the world of art will give you inspiration for your creative journey.

In addition to their impressive works, it is worth paying attention to the words spoken, written and shared by these great figures. Many creative people not only created art, but also expressed a unique point of view on their art.

In addition to the works of art, the thoughts and experiences of these personalities can also be a great help in your artistic development process. So it is definitely worth looking at different quotes from role models!

Creative power and creativity are big themes on the path to becoming an artist. Sometimes thoughts just flow. On the other hand, the blank page is intimidating and the first line just doesn't want to go on paper. Some days you look at your picture and just can't do anything with it. How do the great artists cope with this? What experiences have they had with being creative and having an imagination?

The following 10 quotes about creativity should show you this:

  1. Creativity is intelligence having fun. – Albert Einstein

  2. Ideas are only starting points. To know what you want to draw, you have to start drawing. – Pablo Picasso

  3. Every free person is creative. Since creativity is what makes an artist, it follows that only those who are artists are human. Every person is an artist. – Joseph Beuys

  4. Creativity requires courage – Henri Matisse

  5. Success is sometimes the end result of a series of failed attempts. – Vincent van Gogh

  6. A creative idea is just an idea unless it is followed by action. You have to act, otherwise you are not creative. – Glen Hoffherr

  7. Imagination is more important than knowledge, because knowledge is limited! – Albert Einstein

  8. Creativity is the fun that can be sold as work. – Andy Warhol

  9. Painting is silent poetry, poetry is blind painting. – Leonardo da Vinci

  10. I close my eyes to see.” – Paul Gauguin

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