The crucial discovery was made that, in order to become painting, the universe seen by the artist had to become a private one created by himself.
More Quotes from Andre Malraux:To command is to serve, nothing more and nothing less.
Genius is not perfected, it is deepened. It does not so much interpret the world as fertilize itself with it.
An art book is a museum without walls.
Communism destroys democracy. Democracy can also destroy Communism.
To the humblest among them, who may be listening to me now, I want to say that the masterpiece to which you are paying historic homage this evening is a painting which he has saved.
Between eigtheen and twenty, life is like an exchange where one buys stocks, not with money, but with actions. Most men buy nothing.
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Getting comments like that from even the young people at the shows who probably aren't singers, the girls who just tell me that I'm an inspiration to them, for one reason or another.
The great appeal of the doctrine that the mind is a blank slate is the simple mathematical fact that zero equals zero.
It's a marvelous feeling when someone says 'I want to do this song of yours' because they've connected to it. That's what I'm after.
Mary Chapin Carpenter