Pablo Picasso

Found 68 thoughts of Pablo Picasso

They ought to put out the eyes of painters as they do goldfinches in order that they can sing better.

Pablo Picasso

You have to have an idea of what you are going to do, but it should be a vague idea.

Pablo Picasso

God is really only another artist. He invented the giraffe, the elephant, and the cat. He has no real style. He just keeps on trying other things.

Pablo Picasso

There is no abstract art. You must always start with something. Afterward you can remove all traces of reality.

Pablo Picasso

Give me a museum and I'll fill it.

Pablo Picasso

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso

I don't own any of my own paintings because a Picasso original costs several thousand dollars -- it's a luxury I can't afford.

Pablo Picasso

When you come right down to it all you have is yourself. The sun is a thousand rays in your belly. All the rest is nothing.

Pablo Picasso

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso

Everything you can imagine is real.

Pablo Picasso

I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.

Pablo Picasso

Some painters transform the sun into a yellow spot; others transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso

Computers are useless. They can only give you answers.

Pablo Picasso

Anything new, anything worth doing, can't be recognized. People just don't have that much vision.

Pablo Picasso

I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.

Pablo Picasso

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.

Pablo Picasso

Success is dangerous. One begins to copy oneself, and to copy oneself is more dangerous than to copy others. It leads to sterility.

Pablo Picasso

Accidents, try to change them -- it's impossible. The accidental reveals man.

Pablo Picasso

Bad artists copy. Good artists steal.

Pablo Picasso

I do not seek. I find.

Pablo Picasso

One never knows what one is going to do. One starts a painting and then it becomes something quite different.

Pablo Picasso

Inspiration exists, but it has to find us working.

Pablo Picasso

Who sees the human face correctly: the photographer, the mirror, or the painter?

Pablo Picasso

You mustn't always believe what I say. Questions tempt you to tell lies, particularly when there is no answer.

Pablo Picasso

Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone.

Pablo Picasso
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