Thoughts of Pablo Picasso

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There are painters who transform the sun to a yellow spot, but there are others who with the help of their art and their intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso

Everything you can imagine is real.

Pablo Picasso

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

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

The older you get the stronger the wind gets - and it's always in your face.

Pablo Picasso

Are we to paint what's on the face, what's inside the face, or what's behind it?

Pablo Picasso

Every act of creation is first of all an act of destruction.

Pablo Picasso

Well, youth is the period of assumed personalities and disguises. It is the time of the sincerely insincere.

Pablo Picasso

When you start with a portrait and try to find pure form by abstracting more and more, you must end up with an egg.

Pablo Picasso

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

Pablo Picasso

Sculpture is the art of the intelligence.

Pablo Picasso

When I die, it will be a shipwreck, and as when a huge ship sinks, many people all around will be sucked down with it.

Pablo Picasso

Everyone wants to understand painting. Why is there no attempt to understand the song of the birds?

Pablo Picasso

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

Pablo Picasso

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

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 is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso

Give me a museum and I'll fill it.

Pablo Picasso

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

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.

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