Best 173 of Canvas quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 13 Sep

Robert Rauschenberg

An empty canvas is full only if you want it to be full.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Bill Johnson

The 'renewed' mind is the canvas on which the Spirit of God can paint.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Edouard Manet

You would hardly believe how difficult it is to place a figure alone on a canvas, and to concentrate all the interest on this single and universal figure and still keep it living and real.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Dave Ramsey

You have the clean canvas of a whole week before you. Paint well.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Vincent Van Gogh

The canvas has an idiotic stare and mesmerises some painters so much that they turn into idiots themselves.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Veena Sud

By not foretelling the ending to yourself, as a writer, you're able to open up the canvas and say, "I'm going to go here. I'm going to go there." It's just a little bit more freeing than a stand-alone procedural, where you work backwards from the end.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Wassily Kandinsky

An empty canvas is a living wonder - far lovelier than certain pictures.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Angie Karan

There inside you exists a most beautiful and unique masterpiece of YOU. To bring its shine out, you must paint and decorate on your canvas, with all the colours of YOUR rainbow you keep and awaiting to be unleashed upon

By Anonym 13 Sep

Robert Breault

An art critic is someone who hopes to see his ideas translated to canvas without having to learn how to paint.

By Anonym 15 Sep

John Burroughs

What a severe yet master artist old Winter is... No longer the canvas and the pigments, but the marble and the chisel.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Jenim Dibie

I paint the darkness and the silence, You see them as stars and poetry.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Salvador Dali

I am the first to be surprised and often terrified by the images that I see appear on my canvas.

By Anonym 13 Sep

William Merritt Chase

Do not imagine that I would disregard that thing that lies beneath the mask... but be sure that when the outside is rightly seen, the thing that lies under the surface will be found upon your canvas.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Philip Guston

That's what I mean by something grips in a canvas. The moment that happens you are then sucked into the whole thing. Like some kind of rhythm.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Dan Brown

The laws of physics are the canvas God laid down on which to paint his masterpiece.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Rabindranath Tagore

Someone spilled the ink on the canvas. Now boasts: "I painted the night".

By Anonym 13 Sep

David Hockney

If you go too far with naturalism, there is no need to even organize; just look... and paint what you see until the canvas ends.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Terry Brooks

Fantasy is the only canvas large enough for me to paint on.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Robert Rauschenberg

A canvas is never empty.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Camille Pissarro

I sometimes have a horrible fear of turning up a canvas of mine. I'm always afraid of finding a monster in place of the precious jewels I thought I had put there!

By Anonym 13 Sep

Robert Rauschenberg

An empty canvas is full.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Wassily Kandinsky

I applied streaks and blobs of colors onto the canvas with a palette knife, and I made them sing with all the intensity I could.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Claudia Pavel

A timeless classical love story our romance shall be… I'll paint it on vintage canvas cause your love transcends the realms defeats any measure of time and lasts forever. (fragment from "Utopia", chapter Hope)

By Anonym 14 Sep

Riz Ahmed

I think creativity is something that best happens when you have clear parameters. If you're not confined by anything then it's meaningless. You've got to rap over the beat, or you've got to color within your canvas. You pick the canvas size first. That makes most sense to me.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Vanna Bonta

Life is a canvas of many strokes where shades from different palettes meet into a picture so concrete that some forget it is their own, so become framed themselves.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Bob Beauprez

In 2008 all the stars aligned perfectly for Obamas 6-point victory over John McCain. He was an inexperienced, untested neophyte, and successfully convinced enough voters to paint their own version of what hope-and-change was all about on the blank canvas he provided.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Katherine Mcintyre

Raven moaned at the sensations ripping through her, like the first splash of color on a monochrome canvas.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Aniruddha Bose

I was born in darkest ignorance. My spiritual master taught me the truth of the Universe

By Anonym 13 Sep

Paul Cezanne

I advance all of my canvas at one time.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Patrick Duffy

Dancers are a work of art - they are the canvas on which their work is painted.

By Anonym 16 Sep

A. D. Posey

Film is the ultimate canvas, the elixir of art, and the magic of life.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Peter Max

I never know what I'm going to put on the canvas. The canvas paints itself. I'm just the middleman.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Patrick Stewart

I came to feel very, very sentimental about those sets, which is ludicrous, because they represent everything which is transitory and insubstantial. It's absurd that one should feel sentimental about timber and canvas.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Glenn Ligon

Jazz musicians like John Coltrane needed these very clear titles for their abstract music, and your decision to bring voices into your music as a way to tap into content. It's related to the way my text-based work still functions as abstraction for me. If I repeat a sentence down a canvas, the text starts to smudge and disappear. It essentially becomes an abstract piece. The meaning of the text is still there.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Jada Berglund

The sky is a canvas, so paint your own life.

By Anonym 13 Sep

John F. Carlson

In the anxiety to get beautiful colour harmony do not exhaust all combinations on one canvas.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Eddie Vedder

The Republicans initially sort of saw George W. Bush as a blank canvas, didn't they? It seems like they interviewed him when he was governor of Texas to see what kind of candidate he could be.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Glenn Ligon

At some point I realized that the text was the painting and that everything else was extraneous. The painting became the act of writing a text on a canvas, but in all my work, text turns into abstraction.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Matthew Lawrence

I'll take anything and slap it on a canvas.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jean-paul Sartre

What the painter adds to the canvas are the days of his life. The adventure of living, hurtling toward death.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Keith Richards

To a musician or songwriter, your canvas is silence.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Arthur Symons

The English mist is always at work like a subtle painter, and London is a vast canvas prepared for the mist to work on.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Pharrell Williams

You treat the air as a canvas and the paint is the chords that come through your fingers, out of the keyboard.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mark Vonnegut

Who but a brazen crazy person would go one-on-one with blank paper or canvas armed with nothing but ideas?

By Anonym 18 Sep

A. D. Posey

Style jazzes up your canvas.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Amy Efaw

She can paint a lovely picture, but this story has a twist. her paintbrush is a razor, and her canvas is her wrist.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Francis Bacon

Painting is the pattern of one's own nervous system being projected on canvas.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Trip Hawkins

[PlayStation 2] is a new canvas for humanity that takes us back to our nature.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jonathan Meades

The construction industry likes nothing more than a blank canvas onto which they can impose a brand new building, because that way they can make more money.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Georges Rouault

The artist discards all theories, both his own and those of others. He forgets everything when he is in front of his canvas.