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Henry Ellis Quotes

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Every artist writes his own autobiography.
- Henry Ellis

Related topics: Art

All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on.
- Henry Ellis

A sublime faith in human imbecility has seldom led
those who cherish it astray.
- Henry Ellis

The omnipresent process of sex, as it is woven into
the whole texture of our man's or woman's body,
is the pattern of all the process of our life.
- Henry Ellis

 

'Charm' - which means the power to effect work without employing brute force -
is indispensable to women.
Charm is a woman's strength just as strength is a man's charm.
- Henry Ellis

Dancing is the loftiest, the most moving,
the most beautiful of the arts, because it is no mere
translation or abstraction from life;
it is life itself.
- Henry Ellis

Thinking in its lower grades, is comparable to paper money,
and in its higher forms it is a kind of poetry.
- Henry Ellis


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A man must not swallow more beliefs than he can digest.
- Henry Ellis

Men who know themselves are no longer fools.
They stand on the threshold of the door of Wisdom.
- Henry Ellis

I always seem to have a vague feeling that he is a Satan among musicians,
a fallen angel in the darkness who is perpetually seeking
to fight his way back to happiness.
- Henry Ellis

The romantic embrace can only be compared with music and with prayer.
- Henry Ellis

Dreams are real as long as they last.
Can we say more of life?
- Henry Ellis

The Promised Land always lies on the other side of a Wilderness.
- Henry Ellis

Jealousy, that dragon which slays love under the pretence of keeping it alive.
- Henry Ellis

However well organized the foundations of life may be,
life must always be full of risks.
- Henry Ellis

Pain and death are part of life.
To reject them is to reject life itself.
- Henry Ellis

One can know nothing of giving aught that is worthy
to give unless one also knows how to take.
- Henry Ellis

There has never been any country at every moment so
virtuous and so wise that it has not sometimes needed to be saved from itself.
- Henry Ellis

Sex lies at the root of life, and we can never learn
to reverence life until we know how to understand sex.
- Henry Ellis

The greatest task before civilization at present is
to make machines what they ought to be,
the slaves, instead of the masters of men.
- Henry Ellis

The mathematician has reached the highest rung on the ladder of human thought.
- Henry Ellis

The absence of flaw in beauty is itself a flaw.
- Henry Ellis

It is only the great men who are truly obscene.
If they had not dared to be obscene,
they could never have dared to be great.
- Henry Ellis

The byproduct is sometimes more valuable than the product.
- Henry Ellis

What we call "morals" is simply blind obedience to words of command.
- Henry Ellis

To be a leader of men one must turn one's back on men.
- Henry Ellis

All civilization has from time to time become a thin
crust over a volcano of revolution.
- Henry Ellis

Man lives by imagination.
- Henry Ellis

It has always been difficult for Man to realize that his life is all an art.
It has been more difficult to conceive it so than to act it so.
For that is always how he has more or less acted it.
- Henry Ellis

If men and women are to understand each other,
to enter into each other's nature with mutual sympathy,
and to become capable of genuine comradeship,
the foundation must be laid in youth.
- Henry Ellis

The art of dancing stands at the source of all the
arts that express themselves first in the human person.
The art of building, or architecture,
is the beginning of all the arts that lie outside the person;
and in the end they unite.
- Henry Ellis

The family only represents one aspect,
however important an aspect, of a human being's functions and activities.
A life is beautiful and ideal or the reverse,
only when we have taken into our consideration the
social as well as the family relationship.
- Henry Ellis

The prevalence of suicide, without doubt,
is a test of height in civilization;
it means that the population is winding up its nervous
and intellectual system to the utmost point of tension
and that sometimes it snaps.
- Henry Ellis

There is more value in a very good painting
that is completed and on display,
than in an excellent painting
that is still in the artist's studio,
or perhaps still in his mind.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

That's the motivation of an artist -
to seek attention of some kind.
- James Taylor

To an engineer, good enough means perfect.
With an artist, there's no such thing as perfect.
- Alexander Calder

I am not a great cook, I am not a great artist,
but I love art, and I love food, so I am the perfect traveller.
- Michael Palin

I've been called many names like perfectionist,
difficult and obsessive.
I think it takes obsession, takes searching for the
details for any artist to be good.
- Barbra Streisand

An artist is a dreamer consenting to dream of the actual world.
- George Santayana

The artist belongs to his work, not the work to the artist.
- Novalis

Every production of an artist should be the expression
of an adventure of his soul.
- W. Somerset Maugham

The artist who aims at perfection in everything achieves it in nothing.
- Eugene Delacroix

I love power.
But it is as an artist that I love it.
I love it as a musician loves his violin,
to draw out its sounds and chords and harmonies.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

Every human is an artist.
The dream of your life is to make beautiful art.
- Miguel Angel Ruiz

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts -
such is the duty of the artist.
- Robert Schumann

The history of modern art is also the history of the
progressive loss of art's audience.
Art has increasingly become the concern of the artist
and the bafflement of the public.
- Paul Gauguin

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul,
and paints his own nature into his pictures.
- Henry Ward Beecher

Mournful and yet grand is the destiny of the artist.
- Franz Liszt

I don't think there's any artist of any value who doesn't
doubt what they're doing.
- Francis Ford Coppola

An artist is never ahead of his time but most people are far behind theirs.
- Edgard Varese

Even a true artist does not always produce art.
- Carroll O'Connor

An artist never really finishes his work,
he merely abandons it.
- Paul Valery

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.
- James Whistler

I'm not a driven businessman, but a driven artist.
I never think about money.
Beautiful things make money.
- Lord Acton

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist,
and the less the artist does the better.
- Andre Gide

The artist in me cries out for design.
- Robert Frost

The moment you cheat for the sake of beauty,
you know you're an artist.
- David Hockney

The writer, when he is also an artist,
is someone who admits what others don't dare reveal.
- Elia Kazan

It is only after years of preparation that the young
artist should touch color -
not color used descriptively,
that is, but as a means of personal expression.
- Henri Matisse

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place:
from the sky,
from the earth, from a scrap of paper,
from a passing shape, from a spider's web.
- Pablo Picasso

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.
- George Edward Moore

An artist is always alone - if he is an artist.
No, what the artist needs is loneliness.
- Henry Miller

Every other artist begins with a blank canvas,
a piece of paper the photographer begins with the finished product.
- Edward Steichen

The artist's world is limitless.
It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away.
It is always on his doorstep.
- Paul Strand

I think an artist's responsibility is more complex than people realize.
- Jodie Foster

An artist is somebody who produces things that people don't need to have.
- Andy Warhol

The house has to please everyone, contrary to the work of art which does not.
The work is a private matter for the artist.
The house is not.
- Adolf Loos

A group or an artist shouldn't get his money until his boss gets his.
- Bobby Darin

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.
- Charles Horton Cooley

No student of history can fail to see the moral interest of the Middle Ages,
any more than an artist can fail to see their aesthetic interest.
- Goldwin Smith

The artist writes, paints, sings or dances the burden
of some idea or feeling off his mind.
- Max Nordau


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