Pablo Picasso Quotes

Everything you can imagine is real.一Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso (1881–1973) was a Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker, ceramicist and theatre designer who spent most of his adult life in France.

One of the most influential artists of the 20th century, he is known for co-founding the Cubist movement, the invention of constructed sculpture, the co-invention of collage, and for the wide variety of styles that he helped develop and explore.

PABLO PICASSO MOST FAMOUS QUOTE.

Here is A selection of some of Pablo Picasso most famous quotes. Pablo Picasso Quotes About Life, Love, Art, and The meaning of Life.



Pablo Picasso Famous Quotes and Sayings

Everything you can imagine is real.

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Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth.

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Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

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Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.

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Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

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Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone.

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Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.

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There are painters who transform the sun to a yellow spot, but there are others who with the help of their art and their intelligence, transform a yellow spot into sun

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Ah, good taste! What a dreadful thing! Taste is the enemy of creativeness.

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It takes a very long time to become young.

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When I was a child my mother said to me, 'If you become a soldier, you'll be a general. If you become a monk, you'll be the pope.' Instead I became a painter and wound up as Picasso.

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I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.

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The chief enemy of creativity is good sense.

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Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.

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The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.

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What do you think an artist is? ...he is a political being, constantly aware of the heart breaking, passionate, or delightful things that happen in the world, shaping himself completely in their image. Painting is not done to decorate apartments. It is an instrument of war.

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We all know that Art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize truth at least the truth that is given us to understand. The artist must know the manner whereby to convince others of the truthfulness of his lies.

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Bad artists copy. Good artists steal.

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The world doesn't make sense, so why should I paint pictures that do?

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If I paint a wild horse, you might not see the horse... but surely you will see the wildness!

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Computers are useless. They can only give you answers.

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Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

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There is no abstract art. You must always start with something. Afterward you can remove all traces of reality.

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There are only two types of women: goddesses and doormats.

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I'd like to live as a poor man with lots of money.

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I do not seek. I find.

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It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

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To draw, you must close your eyes and sing

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If only we could pull out our brain and use only our eyes.

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Youth has no age.

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If I don't have red, I use blue.

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We artists are indestructible; even in a prison, or in a concentration camp, I would be almighty in my own world of art, even if I had to paint my pictures with my wet tongue on the dusty floor of my cell.

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People want to find a meaning in everything and everyone. That's the disease of our age...

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When art critics get together they talk about Form and Structure and Meaning. When artists get together they talk about where you can buy cheap turpentine.

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I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.

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What one does is what counts. Not what one had the intention of doing.

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I begin with an idea and then it becomes something else.

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He can who thinks he can, and he can't who thinks he can't. This is an inexorable, indisputable law.

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Action is the foundational key to all success.

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Every now and then one paints a picture that seems to have opened a door and serves as a stepping stone to other things.

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Every act of creation is first of all an act of destruction.

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All art is erotic.

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Go and do the things you can't. That is how you get to do them.

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Give me a museum and I'll fill it.

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Love is the greatest refreshment in life.

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The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web

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Art is the elimination of the unnecessary.

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Every positive value has its price in negative terms... the genius of Einstein leads to Hiroshima.

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Why do two colors, put one next to the other, sing? Can one really explain this? no. Just as one can never learn how to paint.

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Without great solitude, no serious work is possible.

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We don't grow older we grow riper.

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You don't make art, you find it.

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Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.

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Everything is a miracle. It is a miracle that one does not melt in one's bath.

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Art is never chaste. It ought to be forbidden to ignorant innocents, never allowed into contact with those not sufficiently prepared. Yes, art is dangerous. Where it is chaste, it is not art.

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Anything new, anything worth doing, can't be recognized.

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There is only one way to see things, until someone shows us how to look at them with different eyes.

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Some painters transform the sun into a yellow spot, others transform a yellow spot into the sun.

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Painting is not made to decorate apartments. It's an offensive and defensive weapon against the enemy.

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Painting is stronger than me, it makes me do it's bidding.

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You have to have an idea of what you are going to do, but it should be a vague idea.

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It took me a lifetime.

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Everybody has the same energy potential. The average person wastes his in a dozen little ways. I bring mine to bear on one thing only: my paintings, and everything else is sacrificed to it...myself included.

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The more technique you have the less you have to worry about it. The more technique there is the less there is.

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Who sees the human face correctly: the photographer, the mirror, or the painter?

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Sex and art are the same thing.

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Painting it's a blind man profession. Painter is painting not what he sees but what he feels.

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The people who make art their business are mostly imposters.

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In art intentions are not sufficient and, as we say in Spanish, love must be proved by deeds and not by reasons. What one does is what counts and not what one had the intention of doing.

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We have learned nothing in twelve thousand years.

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It is your work in life that is the ultimate seduction.

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Art is a lie that reveals the truth.

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The older you get, the stronger the wind gets — and it's always in your face.

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When I was a kid I drew like Michelangelo. It took me years to learn to draw like a kid.

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An idea is a point of departure and no more. As soon as you elaborate it, it becomes transformed by thought.

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My hand tells me what I'm thinking.

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When you come right down to it all you have is yourself. The sun is a thousand rays in your belly. All the rest is nothing.

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You have to know how to be vulgar. Paint with four-letter words.

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We're constantly moving dust from one place to another, only to have it replaced by more dust — entropy always wins.

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It would be very interesting to preserve photographically not the stages, but the metamorphoses of a picture. Possibly one might then discover the path followed by the brain in materializing a dream.

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Never permit a dichotomy to rule your life, a dichotomy in which you hate what you do so you can have pleasure in your spare time. Look for a situation in which your work will give you as much happiness as your spare time.

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We have a definite but unknown quantity of experience at our disposal. As soon as the hourglass is turned, the sand will begin to run out and once it starts, it cannot stop until it's all gone.

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Imagination is real.

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You must always work not just within but below your means. If you can handle three elements, handle only two. If you can handle ten, then handle five. In that way the ones you do handle, you handle with more ease, more mastery and you create a feeling of strength in reserve.

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The meaning of life is to find your gift, the purpose of life is to give it away.

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Art is theft.

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Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

一Pablo Picasso

Academic training in beauty is a sham. When we love a woman, we don't start measuring her legs.

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To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic.

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Nobody grows old by merely living a number of years. People grow old only by deserting their ideals. Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up interest wrinkles the soul.

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It is a miracle that one does not dissolve into one's bath like a lump of sugar.

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I am a Communist and my painting is Communist painting.

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People who read are people who dream.

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Inspiration existis, but it has to find us working.

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You have to wake people up! To revolutionize their way of identifying things...you've got to create images they won't accept.

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The bad artists imitate, the great artists steal.

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The first half of life is learning to be an adult-the second half is learning to be a child.

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Is there anything more dangerous than sympathetic understanding?

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