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By Anonym 13 Sep

Francis Picabia

Art must be unaesthetic in the extreme, useless and impossible to justify.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Francis Picabia

A free spirit takes liberties even with liberty itself.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Francis Picabia

The only way to win is to fight on the side of your adversaries.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Francis Picabia

Pain has its reasons, pleasure is totally indifferent.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Francis Picabia

A new gadget that lasts only five minutes is worth more than an immortal work that bores everyone.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Francis Picabia

Every page must explode, whether through seriousness, profundity, turbulence, nausea, the new, the eternal, annihilating nonsense, enthusiasm for principles, or the way it is printed.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Francis Picabia

Dada is like your hopes: nothing like your paradise: nothing like your idols: nothing like your heroes: nothing like your artists: nothing like your religions: nothing

By Anonym 15 Sep

Francis Picabia

Youth doesn't reason, it acts. The old man reasons and would like to make the others act in his place.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Francis Picabia

Knowledge is ancient error reflecting on its youth.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Francis Picabia

My ass contemplates those who talk behind my back.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Francis Picabia

Nature is unfair? So much the better, inequality is the only bearable thing, the monotony of equality can only lead us to boredom.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Francis Picabia

God invented concubinage, Satan marriage.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Francis Picabia

Taste is tiring like good company.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Francis Picabia

One must go through life, be it red or blue, stark naked and accompanied by the music of a subtle fisherman, prepared at all times for a celebration.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Francis Picabia

Cubism is a Cathedral of shit.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Francis Picabia

The devil follows me day and night because he is afraid to be alone.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Francis Picabia

New York is the cubist, the futurist city. It expresses in its architecture, its life, its spirit, the modern thought.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Francis Picabia

All beliefs are bald ideas.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Francis Picabia

The world is divided into two categories: failures and unknowns.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Francis Picabia

Good taste is as tiring as good company.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Francis Picabia

We are not responsible for what we do; we are ignorant of our acts until we accomplish them.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Francis Picabia

Only useless things are indispensable.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Francis Picabia

Let us never forget that the greatest man is never more than an animal disguised as a god.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Francis Picabia

You are always looking for already-felt emotions, just as you like to get an old pair of trousers back from the cleaners, which seem new when you don't look too closely. Artists are cleaners, don't let yourself be taken in by them. True modern works of art are made not by artists but quite simply by men.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Francis Picabia

If you want to have clean ideas, change them as often as your shirts.