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PostPosted: Sun Apr 30, 2006 5:03 pm
by Saturn
"…the good we get from art is not what we learn from it; it is what we become through it."

"It is the spectator, and not life, that art really mirrors."

"Bad art is a great deal worse than no art all."
-Oscar Wilde.

PostPosted: Sun Apr 30, 2006 5:44 pm
by dks
should this be under "share a quote?" Oh, boy--I'm a rule breaker...

"The most essential gift for a good writer is a built-in, shock-proof, shit detector. This is the writer's radar and all great writers have had it." Earnest Hemingway


"Any healthy man can go without food for two days -- but not without poetry." Charles Baudelaire

"It is art that makes life, makes interest, makes importance and I know of no substitute whatever for the force and beauty of its process." Henry James

PostPosted: Sun Apr 30, 2006 5:57 pm
by Saturn
dks wrote:should this be under "share a quote?" Oh, boy--I'm a rule breaker...



There are no rules, just recommendations.

Plus I already broke them and I made them :lol:

It's okay to quote if your own words are too poor to explain something I think.

PostPosted: Sun Apr 30, 2006 8:51 pm
by dks
Good. Because how could I outdo that Hemingway quote? It's priceless. :wink: