Auguste Rodin

Auguste Rodin

was a French sculptor
There are unknown forces in nature; when we give ourselves wholly to her, without reserve, she lends them to us; she shows us these forms, which our watching eyes do not see, which our intelligence does not understand or suspect.More Auguste Rodin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Sculpture is the art of the hole and the lump.More Auguste Rodin quotes [12/28/2011 09:12:08]
What is commonly called ugliness in nature can in art become full of beauty.More Auguste Rodin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I choose a block of marble and chop off whatever I don't need.More Auguste Rodin quotes [12/28/2011 09:12:50]
In short, Beauty is everywhere. It is not that she is lacking to our eye, but our eyes which fail to perceive her. Beauty is character and expression. Well, there is nothing in nature which has more character than the human body. In its strength and its grace it evokes the most varied images. One moment it resembles a flower: the bending torso is the stalk; the breasts, the head, and the splendor of the hair answer to the blossoming of the corolla. The next moment it recalls the pliant creeper, or the proud and uprightMore Auguste Rodin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

Quotes of the month

Eugene Ryabyi The loving heart sees only the beauty of roses, and even if it is wounded by thorns, it will not feel the pain. [05/29/2020 02:05:34] More


Eugene Ryabyi The history of future generations has been written by the blood of soldiers. [05/09/2020 06:05:35] More


Eugene Ryabyi When you are under quarantine, all seasons become domestic. [05/08/2020 05:05:47] More


Eugene Ryabyi The heartless people leave the most painful wounds on the heart. [05/19/2020 05:05:09] More


Anatoly Yurkin Alienation is a productive unit of repetition. (Anatoly Yurkin) [05/05/2020 02:05:36] More