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.

Those who dance are considered insane by those who can’t hear the music.

— George Carlin

Video Quotes

Those who dance are considered insane by those who can’t hear the music.

— George Carlin

Art disturbs, science reassures.

— Georges Braque, Le Jour et la nuit

All painting, no matter what you are painting, is abstract in that it’s got to be organized.

— David Hockney

Photography can never grow up if it imitates some other medium. It has to walk alone; it has to be itself.

— Berenice Abbott

Dancing is creating a sculpture that is visible only for a moment.

— Erol Ozan

A “selfie” exposes your ego, but a “portrait” reveals your character!

— James St Laurent

Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever… it remembers little things, long after you have forgotten everything.

— Aaron Siskind

The illusion of knowledge is more detrimental to growth than ignorance, because once you think you know something, the questioning stops.

— Jerry Uelsmann