Best 1 116 of Drawing quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 13 Sep

Andrew Wyeth

And, of course, I began drawing so much - wild, undisciplined pencil drawings and watercolors of knights battling and such.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sigmar Polke

Mostly, drawings are things I make for myself - I do them in sketchbooks. They are mental experiments - private inner thoughts when I'm not sure what will come out.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Roy Lichtenstein

I kind of do the drawing with the painting in mind, but it's very hard to guess at a size or a color and all the colors around it and what it will really look like.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Nick Offerman

When I use weed creatively, I'm much better at drawing or making something or playing music. But what I do for a living is mostly performing as an actor or writing, and for those things I need to have my faculties sharp.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Larissa Ione

There's no sense drawing attention to yourself, Li." "Hellooooo. I'm aHorseman of the Apocalypse, and I'm betrothed to the most infamous, most powerful demon in existence. I couldn't draw more attention to myself i I wore Lady Gaga's meat dress to a PETA convention.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Claes Oldenburg

I got a job as a dishwasher in Oakland, and I would draw all day. It was nice because the lady who ran the boardinghouse where I worked let me live there for nothing if I gave her some drawings every week - mostly park drawings of birds and such.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Molly Crabapple

Rohini Mohan read. While she did, I sketched her. She writes with such beauty and violence, and it seemed like the best way to listen was to really watch her, in the way that only drawing someone lets me do.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Balthus

One must always draw, draw with the eyes, when one cannot draw with a pencil.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mamoru Hosoda

As far as CGI and hand-drawn animation, I consider them both nothing more than tools for drawing pictures, the same as crayons or oils. Which is why, to me, the most important thing is what it is you are drawing, and in the themes that I depict, I think hand-drawing is the most effective.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Theresa May

I am the only candidate capable of delivering these three things as prime minister, and tonight it is clear that I am also the only one capable of drawing support from the whole of the Conservative party.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ellsworth Kelly

In drawing, I don't erase. I believe the original gesture has to be the best.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Wally Lamb

As my early drawings warned me, where humans go, lions and tidal waves follow.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Ellie Lieberman

... she wore a masterpiece smile with smudges of paint and graphite across her cheek, and her eyes were a Jackson Pollock painting.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Kenneth Clark

It is often said that Leonardo drew so well because he knew about things; it is truer to say that he knew about things because he drew so well.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Neil Gaiman

The magic of comics is that there are three people involved in any comic. There's whoever's writing it and whoever's drawing it. And then there's whoever's reading it because they are creating the movement. They are creating the illusion of time passing.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Frances Ridley Havergal

Earthly joy can take but a bat-like flight, always checked, always limited, in dusk and darkness. But the love of Christ breaks through the vaulting, and leads us up into the free sky above, expanding to the very throne of Jehovah, and drawing us still upward to the infinite heights of glory.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ryan Mcginness

I love drawing, whether it's considered work or not, but I'm always drawing, and that's the core of the work. Everything comes from drawing.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Edgar Degas

I always urged my contemporaries to look for interest and inspiration to the development and study of drawing, but they would not listen. They thought the road to salvation lay by the way of colour.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sheryl Sandberg

Fear is at the root of so many of the barriers that women face. Fear of not being liked. Fear of making the wrong choice. Fear of drawing negative attention. Fear of overreaching. Fear of being judged. Fear of failure. And the holy trinity of fear: the fear of being a bad mother/wife/daughter.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Joshua Reynolds

The first degree of proficiency is, in painting, what grammar is in literature, a general preparation for whatever the student may afterward choose for more particular application. The power of drawing, modeling, and using colors, is very properly called the language of the art.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Graeme Le Saux

Why go now? That is the question people asked when I announced I was retiring. A combination of things made me feel it was all drawing to a natural end.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Natsuki Takaya

Above and beyond drawing my creations, I try to incorporate some kind of message. I try not to end as merely a question but try to provide a conclusion within the work.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Robert Genn

Drawing is still the bottom line.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Glen Keane

For me, drawing is the greatest joy. Animation is never as good as when I'm sitting at that desk drawing. Even when it's up on the screen, it's never as wonderful as those moments when it's drawn, to me.

By Anonym 15 Sep

David Hockney

Who would have thought that the telephone would bring back drawing?

By Anonym 18 Sep

Stephan Pastis

On the list of things I cannot draw, wedding dresses are right there next to cars.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Walter J. Phillips

Drawing is the representation of form - the graphic expression of a visual experience.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ala Bashir

Drawing is like the first kiss. It carries within it the deepest emotion and the challenge of the first step. It is the first cry after birth

By Anonym 13 Sep

Paul Klee

In the final analysis, a drawing simply is no longer a drawing, no matter how self-sufficient its execution may be. It is a symbol, and the more profoundly the imaginary lines of projection meet higher dimensions, the better.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Cliff Wright

Some days drawing is a real struggle. Hopefully, using the exercises in this book, it will become easier and more and more relaxing. Until that happens you may have to just accept the difficulty and battle through it - that too is a useful process. Build up your determination to succeed!

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sally Hawkins

I remember once giving my dad some drawings and writings and said, 'If you could just give these to the publisher, that would be great.' And I was about five!

By Anonym 13 Sep

Gene Black

Draw, as much and as often as you can. When drawing lies fallow, the skill diminishes.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Vincent Van Gogh

What is drawing? How does one get there? It's working one's way through an invisible iron wall that seems to stand between what one feels and what one can do. How can one get through that wall? - since hammering on it doesn't help at all. In my view, one must undermine the wall and grind through it slowly and patiently.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Henri Cartier-bresson

All I care about these days is painting — photography has never been more than a way into painting, a sort of instant drawing.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Theo Van Doesburg

he line has almost become a work of art in itself; one can not play with it when the representation of objects perceived was all-important.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Eugene Delacroix

Not only can color, which is under fixed laws, be taught like music, but it is easier to learn than drawing, whose elaborate principles cannot be taught.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Roy Lichtenstein

But when I worked on a painting I would do it from a drawing but I would put certain things I was fairly sure I wanted in the painting, and then collage on the painting with printed dots or painted paper or something before I really committed it.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jonathan Haidt

Happiness requires changing yourself and changing your world. It requires pursuing your own goals and fitting in with others. Different people at different times in their lives will benefit from drawing more heavily on one approach or the other.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ian Anderson

There's always going to be a little bit of autobiographical content to everything. It's how you lend some authority to what you write - you give it that weight by drawing on your direct experiences and indirect experiences from people that you know well, or a little.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Bill Griffith

A full, rich drawing style is a drawback.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Edwidge Danticat

We've had fiction from the time of cave drawings. I think fiction, storytelling, and narrative in general will always exist in some form.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Brian Selznick

I think the most important thing you can do is to keep drawing no matter what. And to not be afraid of drawing whatever interests you. If there is something that you want to draw, to make, then I think you should pursue it and not let anybody tell you that you cant do it.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ani Difranco

I am writing graffiti on your body. I am drawing the story of how hard we tried.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Thomas Hood

Well, something must be done for May, The time is drawing nigh-- To figure in the Catalogue, And woo the public eye. Something I must invent and paint; But oh my wit is not Like one of those kind substantives That answer Who and What?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jonathon Porritt

...deficit consumption is, in effect, drawing down on the capital entitlements of future generations

By Anonym 14 Sep

Bill Johnson

My history shouts the power of the blood of Jesus. My presence demonstrates the absolute love, affection and purpose of God for my life. My future is drawing me into a hope-filled life that has a purpose of saying, 'on earth as it is in Heaven.'

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jean Paul Gaultier

Doing fashion drawings was the only way I had to express myself when I was a teenager.

By Anonym 15 Sep

James A. Owen

The Secret of Drawing consists of just two things: 1) Making lines on paper; and 2) Choosing where they go.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Matt Groening

I had been drawing my weekly comic strip, 'Life in Hell,' for about five years when I got a call from Jim Brooks, who was developing 'The Tracey Ullman Show' for the brand-new Fox network. He wanted me to come in and pitch an idea for doing little cartoons on that show.

By Anonym 15 Sep

James Madison

The legislative department is everywhere extending the sphere of its activity and drawing all power into its impetuous vortex.