John Sargent

John Sargent

American painter
No small dabs of colour - you want plenty of paint to paint with.More John Sargent quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Color is an inborn gift, but appreciation of value is merely training of the eye, which everyone ought to be able to acquire.More John Sargent quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The thicker you paint, the more it flows.More John Sargent quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Cultivate an ever-continuous power of observation. Wherever you are, be always ready to make slight notes of postures, groups and incidents.More John Sargent quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A portrait is a painting with something wrong with the mouth.More John Sargent quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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Ayn Rand "Mediocrity" doesn't mean average intelligence, it means an average intelligence that resents and envies its betters [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Christopher Dodd When the Chinese told Google that they had to block sites or they couldn't do [business] in their country, they managed to figure out how to block sites. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Thomas Jefferson It is a principle that the right to a thing gives a right to the means without which it could not be used, that is to say, that the means follow their end. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Vladimir Lenin The war is relentless: it puts the alternative in a ruthless relief. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Austin Osman Spare Anyone is capable of anything (will plus belief is ability) if they themselves create the opportune moment and incentive. Heaven gives no genius to disbelievers and no vengeance worse than the body denied. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More