Eric Gill

Eric Gill

British sculptor, type designer, typographer
The value of the creative faculty derives from the fact that faculty is the primary mark of man. To deprive man of its exercise is to reduce him to subhumanity.More Eric Gill quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Culture is a sham if it is only a sort of Gothic front put on an iron building -- like Tower Bridge -- or a classical front put on a steel frame -- like the Daily Telegraph building in Fleet Street. Culture, if it is to be a real thing and a holy thing, must be the product of what we actually do for a living -- not something added, like sugar on a pill.More Eric Gill quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The artist is not a different kind of person, but every person is a different kind of artist.More Eric Gill quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If you look after truth and goodness, beauty looks after herself.More Eric Gill quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Art is skill, that is the first meaning of the word.More Eric Gill quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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