Home Daily Quotes Topics Pictures Favorite Authors All Authors Author Types

Popular Topics Love
Life
Funny
Famous
Inspirational


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: 04/15/1452


 

Leonardo da Vinci Quotes > Painting is poetry that is...

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest


Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.
Leonardo da Vinci

Related Quotes

But I've never felt that being an actress is being in a comfortable place. It's seen from the outside that we're being driven in big cars and having these gorgeous suites and all of that. But come on, it's not about that.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Juliette Binoche

The crucial discovery was made that, in order to become painting, the universe seen by the artist had to become a private one created by himself.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Andre Malraux

But by all this I am not deterred, for I have seen, I have heard, I have felt.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Emanuel Swedenborg

The artist must be in his work like God in his Creation, invisible and all-powerful, so that he is felt everywhere but not seen.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Gustave Flaubert

The painter should not paint what he sees, but what will be seen.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Paul Klee

Butte was once a grand city. To me, that city is like one big stage for Edward Hopper. You could put your camera anywhere, and you felt you were looking at his paintings.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Wim Wenders

Some say they see poetry in my paintings; I see only science.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Georges Seurat

Painting is a blind man's profession. He paints not what he sees, but what he feels, what he tells himself about what he has seen.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Pablo Picasso

Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Plutarch

Going out in Paris was like going out in the '30s dressed like the Andrews Sisters. It was everything I'd seen in books at my grandparents' house, only it was our generation.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Christian Lacroix

God not only plays dice, He also sometimes throws the dice where they cannot be seen.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Stephen Hawking

Nobody, I think, ought to read poetry, or look at pictures or statues, who cannot find a great deal more in them than the poet or artist has actually expressed. Their highest merit is suggestiveness.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Nathaniel Hawthorne

I want to die painting.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Paul Cezanne

The poetry of the earth is never dead.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter John Keats

Poetry is a deal of joy and pain and wonder, with a dash of the dictionary.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Kahlil Gibran

So foul and fair a day I have not seen.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter William Shakespeare

I didn't really want to live, so anything that was an investment in time made me angry... but also I just felt sad. When the hopelessness is hurting you, it's the fixtures and fittings that finish you off.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Angelina Jolie

We must always take from nature what we paint and always choose the most beautiful things.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Leon Battista Alberti

I think it comes from really liking literary forms. Poetry is very beautiful, but the space on the page can be as affecting as where the text is. Like when Miles Davis doesn't play, it has a poignancy to it.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Jim Jarmusch

Having felt people's love and support first hand through difficult moments in my life makes me feel it's our responsibility to help one another.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Gloria Estefan

The animation of the canvas is one of the hardest problems of painting.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Alfred Sisley

I dream my painting, and then I paint my dream.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Vincent Van Gogh

There is nothing true anywhere, The true is nowhere to be seen; If you say you see the true, This seeing is not the true one.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Abraham Lincoln

I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Pablo Picasso

America is the most grandiose experiment the world has seen, but, I am afraid, it is not going to be a success.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Sigmund Freud


Popular Authors Buddha
Osho
Kahlil Gibran
Socrates
Albert Einstein


Browse Authors
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z