Barnett Newman Famous Quotes & Sayings

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31 Barnett Newman Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

Barnett Newman Sayings By Caspar David Friedrich: The divine is everywhere, even in a grain of sand; there I represented it in The divine is everywhere, even in a grain of sand; there I represented it in the reeds. — Caspar David Friedrich
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Barnett Newman Sayings By Charles Tennyson Turner: When the whistle blew and the call stretched thin across the night, one had to When the whistle blew and the call stretched thin across the night, one had to believe that any journey could be sweet to the soul. — Charles Tennyson Turner
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Barnett Newman Sayings By Barnett Newman: It is our function as artists to make the spectator see the world our way It is our function as artists to make the spectator see the world our way not his way. — Barnett Newman
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Barnett Newman Sayings By Jim Butcher: Sticks and stones and small caliber bullets may break my bones ... Words will never, Sticks and stones and small caliber bullets may break my bones ... Words will never, et cetera. — Jim Butcher
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Barnett Newman Sayings By Barnett Newman: What is the explanation of the seemingly insane drive of man to be painter and What is the explanation of the seemingly insane drive of man to be painter and poet if it is not an act of defiance against mans fall and an assertion that he return to the Garden of Eden? For the artists are the first men. — Barnett Newman
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Barnett Newman Sayings By Barnett Newman: Painting, like passion, is a living voice, which, when I hear it, I must let Painting, like passion, is a living voice, which, when I hear it, I must let it speak, unfettered. — Barnett Newman
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Barnett Newman Sayings By Louis L'Amour: When at the typewriter I am no longer where I site but am away across When at the typewriter I am no longer where I site but am away across the mountains, in ancient cities or on the Great Plains among the buffalo. Often I think of what pitiful fools are those who use mind-altering drugs to seek feelings they do not have, each drug taking a little more from what they have of mind, leaving them a little less. Give the brain encouragement from study, from thinking, from visualizing, and no drugs are needed. — Louis L'Amour
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Barnett Newman Sayings By Ross Wetzsteon: [I]t was [Barnett] Newman who made the famously wry remark, Aesthetics is for the artist [I]t was [Barnett] Newman who made the famously wry remark, Aesthetics is for the artist as ornithology is for the birds, — Ross Wetzsteon
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Barnett Newman Sayings By Fred Brooks: It is very difficult to make a vigorous, plausible, and job-risking defense of an estimate It is very difficult to make a vigorous, plausible, and job-risking defense of an estimate that is derived by no quantitative method, supported by little data, and certified chiefly by the hunches of the managers — Fred Brooks
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Barnett Newman Sayings By John Updike: Nevertheless, we react to one a bit differently than we do to Rothko's hovering panels Nevertheless, we react to one a bit differently than we do to Rothko's hovering panels or Barnett Newman's stripes, though Whistler does approach their extremity of abstraction; part of our pleasure lies in recognizing bridges and buildings in the mist, and in sensing the damp riverine silence, the glimmering metropolitan presence. ... The painting - a single blurred stripe of urban shore - is additionally daring in that the sky and sea are no shade of blue, but, instead, an improbable, pervasive cobalt green. Human vision is here taken to its limits, and modern painting, as a set of sensations realized in paint, is achieved. — John Updike
Barnett Newman Sayings By Barnett Newman: I know that it is impossible to talk about my work. And since it's impossible I know that it is impossible to talk about my work. And since it's impossible for me or anybody else to talk about my work, I feel I might as well talk about it. — Barnett Newman
Barnett Newman Sayings By Billy Connolly: I hate all those weathermen, too, who tell you that rain is bad weather. There's I hate all those weathermen, too, who tell you that rain is bad weather. There's no such thing as bad weather, just the wrong clothing, so get yourself a sexy raincoat and live a little. — Billy Connolly
Barnett Newman Sayings By Barnett Newman: The problem of a painting is physical and metaphysical, the same as I think life The problem of a painting is physical and metaphysical, the same as I think life is physical and metaphysical. — Barnett Newman
Barnett Newman Sayings By Barnett Newman: Aesthetics is to artists as ornithology is to birds. Aesthetics is to artists as ornithology is to birds. — Barnett Newman
Barnett Newman Sayings By Barnett Newman: We have lost contact with man's natural desire for the exalted, for a concern with We have lost contact with man's natural desire for the exalted, for a concern with our relation to absolute emotions. — Barnett Newman
Barnett Newman Sayings By Alessandra Torre: You don't realize how much you miss human interaction until it is removed from your You don't realize how much you miss human interaction until it is removed from your life. Simple touches go a long way toward providing comfort. — Alessandra Torre
Barnett Newman Sayings By Vera Wang: Things that came before, people and things and experiences - that does mean something to Things that came before, people and things and experiences - that does mean something to me. It doesn't mean I don't embrace the new, but I don't forget the past, either. — Vera Wang
Barnett Newman Sayings By Barnett Newman: The impulse of modern art is the desire to destroy beauty. The impulse of modern art is the desire to destroy beauty. — Barnett Newman
Barnett Newman Sayings By Barnett Newman: We are in the process of making the world, to a certain extent, in our We are in the process of making the world, to a certain extent, in our own image. — Barnett Newman
Barnett Newman Sayings By Barnett Newman: I hope that my painting has the impact of giving someone, as it did me, I hope that my painting has the impact of giving someone, as it did me, the feeling of his own totality, of his own separateness, of his own individuality. — Barnett Newman
Barnett Newman Sayings By Jane Goodall: Surely it should be a matter of moral responsibility that we humans, different from other Surely it should be a matter of moral responsibility that we humans, different from other animals mainly by virtue of our more highly developed intellect and, with it, our greater capacity for understanding and compassion, ensure that medical progress slowly detaches its roots from the manure of non-human animal suffering and despair. — Jane Goodall
Barnett Newman Sayings By Barnett Newman: When painters feel the need to make a shift toward self-discovery, they turn to black When painters feel the need to make a shift toward self-discovery, they turn to black and white for a time. — Barnett Newman
Barnett Newman Sayings By Barnett Newman: A painter is a choreographer of space. A painter is a choreographer of space. — Barnett Newman
Barnett Newman Sayings By Barnett Newman: I prefer to leave the paintings to speak for themselves. I prefer to leave the paintings to speak for themselves. — Barnett Newman
Barnett Newman Sayings By Barnett Newman: Sculpture is what you bump into when you back up to see a painting. Sculpture is what you bump into when you back up to see a painting. — Barnett Newman
Barnett Newman Sayings By Barnett Newman: Man's first expression, like his first dream, was an aesthetic one. Speech was a poetic Man's first expression, like his first dream, was an aesthetic one. Speech was a poetic outcry rather than a demand for communication. Original man, shouting his consonants, did so in yells of awe and anger at his tragic state, at his own self-awareness and at his own helplessness before the void. — Barnett Newman
Barnett Newman Sayings By Barnett Newman: From the very beginning I felt that I would do a series, From the very beginning I felt that I would do a series, — Barnett Newman
Barnett Newman Sayings By Ozzie Guillen: Yes, I would (be a big hit on Dancing with the Stars), but I don't Yes, I would (be a big hit on Dancing with the Stars), but I don't think I can be wearing those tight outfits they have on there. I'm a very good dancer. I'm the John Travolta of Venezuela. If I was one of the 'Jersey Shore' guys and I had their stomach, then hell yeah I would do it. — Ozzie Guillen
Barnett Newman Sayings By Barnett Newman: Any art worthy of its name should address 'life', 'man', 'nature', 'death' and 'tragedy'. Any art worthy of its name should address 'life', 'man', 'nature', 'death' and 'tragedy'. — Barnett Newman
Barnett Newman Sayings By Holly Denham: There are other ways to get back at your phone you know, if it's being There are other ways to get back at your phone you know, if it's being naughty, you could simply make it communicate in Japanese,put it on silent, or even take away its battery privileges. — Holly Denham
Barnett Newman Sayings By Barnett Newman: Aesthetics is for the artist like ornithology is for the birds. Aesthetics is for the artist like ornithology is for the birds. — Barnett Newman