Quotes on Photography, Art, Philosophy, Humour, PoliticsQuotes can motivate, inspire and bring insight, through well-expressed wisdom, wit and wordsmithing.    Careful phrasing contributes to the effectiveness, some  even becoming parts of society’s lexicon,  with phrases so powerful,  they become a generations mantra.

 

I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.

—Thomas Edison

 

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

—Eleanor Roosevelt

 

Well-expressed wisdom, effectively phrased with a well-structured strong message and  imagery,  appeals to our aspirational nature.

 

I am not young enough to know everything.

— Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) upon arriving at U.S. customs 1882

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I am not young enough to know everything.

— Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) upon arriving at U.S. customs 1882

Photography is for me, a spontaneous impulse that comes from an ever-attentive eye, which captures the moment and its eternity.

— Henri Cartier Bresson

Artists don’t make objects. Artists make mythologies.

— Anish Kapoor

Art is the highest task and the proper metaphysical activity of this life.

— Friedrich Nietzsche

Sounds like the blues are composed of feeling, finesse, and fear.

— Billy Gibbons

If you’re walking down the right path and you’re willing to keep walking, eventually you’ll make progress.

— Barack Obama

Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass; it’s about learning to dance in the rain.

— Vivian Greene

I know if [people] listen to the blues, they gonna get the true facts of life without all the fiction involved. And it’s got to create better understanding among everybody.

— Willie Dixon