Wednesday, 1 December 2021

Quotes 311: James Hillman

"The world does not ask for belief. It asks for noticing, attention, appreciation, and care." 

–– James Hillman (1926-2011), American Jungian psychologist 

via Sketchbook 7, 2009, p. 77 

Tuesday, 30 November 2021

Quotes 310: Willa Cather

"If you're an artist and you want to get steadily better at your craft, you need to continually refine your approach to telling the truth." 

– Willa Cather (1873-1947) Pulitzer prize winning American author 

via Sketchbook 7, 2009, p. 73.

Monday, 29 November 2021

Quotes 309: Charles Pierre Baudelaire

"A multitude of small delights constitutes happiness." 

–– Charles Pierre Baudelaire (1821-1867), French poet, essayist, art critic, and philosopher 

via Sketchbook 7, 2009, p. 68.

Sunday, 28 November 2021

Quotes 308: Gertrude Stein

"Art isn't everything. It's just about everything." 

–– Gertrude Stein (1874-1946), American writer

via Sketchbook 7, 2009, p. 52.

Saturday, 27 November 2021

Quotes 307: Colette

"You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm." 

–– Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette (1873-1954), French writer

via Sketchbook 7, 2009, p. 52.

Friday, 26 November 2021

Quotes 306: Friedrich Nietzsche

"We have art so that we will not be destroyed by the truth." 

–– Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900) German poet and philosopher 

via Sketchbook 7, 2009, p. 46

Thursday, 25 November 2021

Quotes 305: Stendhal

"To make women truly equal would be the surest sign of civilization, and it would double the intellectual strength of humankind." 

–– Stendhal, pen name of Marie-Henri Beyle (1783-1842), French writer

via Sketchbook 6, 2008, p. 127