“I found I could say things with colour and shapes that I couldn’t say any other way – things I had no words for.” Georgia O’Keeffe

“Writing, to me, is simply thinking through my fingers.” Isaac Asimov

“True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist.” Albert Einstein

“Art is not a thing; it is a way.” Elbert Hubbard

“My hand is the extension of the thinking process – the creative process.” Tadao Ando

“Rules and models destroy genius and art.” William Hazlitt

“Minds are like parachutes – they function only when they are open.” J.D Edwards

“Feelings aroused by the touch of someone’s hand, the sound of music, the smell of a flower, a beautiful sunset, a work of art, love, laughter, hope and faith – all work on both the unconscious and the conscious aspects of the self, and they have physiological consequences as well.” Bernie Siegel

“Art is the window to man’s soul. Without it, he would never be able to see beyond his immediate world; nor could the world see the man within.” Lady Bird Johnson

“Art is about profundity. It’s about connecting to everything that it means to be alive, but you have to act.” Jeff Koons