Home Daily Quotes Topics Pictures Favorite Authors All Authors Author Types

Popular Topics Love

Follow us also on:
Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Google+ Follow us on Tumblr Follow us on Pinterest

Link To Us

Author Info:

Type: Artist
Nationality: Italian
Date of Birth: 03/06/1475


Michelangelo Quotes > I saw the angel in the marble...

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Related Quotes

When I was a child I thought I saw an angel. It had wings and kinda looked like my sister. I opened the door so some light could come into the room, and it sort of faded away. My mother said it was probably my Guardian Angel.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Denzel Washington

I watched a couple of really bad directors work, and I saw how they completely botched it up and missed the visual opportunities of the scene when we had put things in front of them as opportunities. Set pieces, props and so on.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter James Cameron

I've stood up to producers before, and even a director. I saw them being abusive. A lot of people on the set are scared to say stuff when they're not being treated right.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Natalie Portman

The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Michelangelo

Give me a laundry-list and I'll set it to music.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Gioachino Rossini

At sunset Martin Alonzo called out with great joy from his vessel that he saw land, and demanded of the Admiral a reward for his intelligence.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Christopher Columbus

If a man writes a book, let him set down only what he knows. I have guesses enough of my own.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

I saw the Count lying within the box upon the earth, some of which the rude falling from the cart had scattered over him. He was deathly pale, just like a waxen image, and the red eyes glared with the horrible vindictive look which I knew so well.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Bram Stoker

Well, most men have bound thier eyes with one or another handkerchief, and attached themselves to some one of these communities of opinion.? This conformity makes them not false in a few particulars, author of a few lies, but false in all particulars.? Thier every? truth is not quite true.? Thier two is not the? real two, thier four is not the real four; so that every word they say chagrins us and we know not where to begin to set them right.?Meantime nature is not slow to equip us in the prison uniform of the party to which we adhere.? We come to wear one cut of face and figure, and aquire, by degrees, the gentlest asinine expression.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Ralph Waldo Emerson

They're called "angels" because they're in heaven until the reviews come out.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Barbra Streisand

The foolish are like ripples on water, For whatsoever they do is quickly effaced; But the righteous are like carvings upon stone, For their smallest act is durable.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Horace

Even if I set out to make a film about a fillet of sole, it would be about me.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Federico Fellini

One of my conjectures was solved in six months, a second in five years, a third in 10. But the basic conjecture remains-the Mandelbrot Set.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Benoit Mandelbrot

Sometimes it is said that man cannot be trusted with the government of himself. Can he, then be trusted with the government of others? Or have we found angels in the form of kings to govern him? Let history answer this question.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Thomas Jefferson

It is better to conquer yourself than to win a thousand battles. Then the victory is yours. It cannot be taken from you, not by angels or by demons, heaven or hell.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Buddha

I wanted to get an angel wings tatooed on my back, as a guardian thing.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kirsten Dunst

The more the marbles wastes, the more the statue grows.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Michelangelo

Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Tony Robbins

The original version of the screenplay was much darker, and portrayed the central character as more of an Everyman. It was also set in Manhattan.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Peter Weir

Cutting into color reminds me of the sculptor's direct carving.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Henri Matisse

The angels taken collectively are called heaven, for they constitute heaven; and yet that which makes heaven in general and in particular is the Divine that goes forth from the Lord and flows into the angels and is received by them.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Emanuel Swedenborg

What sets us against one another is not our aims - they all come to the same thing - but our methods, which are the fruit of our varied reasoning.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Antoine De Saint-Exupery

I think a film set is a quite controlled environment and you feel like you can trust them and it is going to be a safe place to work, but I really don't think about it.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Orlando Bloom

I proved to myself that if I believe in something and set my mind to it I could actually accomplish it.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Salma Hayek

Tones sound, and roar and storm about me until I have set them down in notes.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Ludwig van Beethoven

Popular Authors Buddha
Kahlil Gibran
Albert Einstein

Browse Authors