“A good picture is born from a state of grace. Grace becomes manifest when one is free from conventions, free as a child in his first discovery of reality. The game is then to organize the triangle“.
“I thought I had no heart. I find I have, and a heart doesn’t suit me. Somehow it doesn’t go with modern dress. It makes one
look old. And it spoils one’s career at critical moments”.
“Sono le cose ordinarie che rivelano quelle forme che ci dicono di uno stato superiore dell’essere per cui penso che una tale pacata felicità sia la più elevata posizione riservata al vero artista”.
“Men are like rivers; the water is the same in each, and alike in all; but every river is narrow here, is more rapid there, here slower, there broader, now clear, now cold, now dull, now warm”.