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The artist is an educator of artists of the future who are able to understa

The artist is an educator of artists of the future who are able to understand and in the process of understanding perform unexpected - the best - evolutions.
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I think every artist should follow their vision, their hearts is what they

I think every artist should follow their vision, their hearts is what they need to reveal, not something that society is looking out for.
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The function of the artist in a disturbed society is to give awareness of t

The function of the artist in a disturbed society is to give awareness of the universe, to ask the right questions, and to elevate the mind.
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My role in society, or any artist's or poet's role, is to try and express w

My role in society, or any artist's or poet's role, is to try and express what we all feel. Not to tell people how to feel. Not as a preacher, not as a leader, but as a reflection of us all.
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'The Creative Habit' is basically about how you work alone, how you survive

'The Creative Habit' is basically about how you work alone, how you survive as a solitary artist. 'The Collaborative Habit' is obviously about surviving with other people.
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An artist is always alone - if he is an artist. No, what the artist needs i

An artist is always alone - if he is an artist. No, what the artist needs is loneliness.
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The artist alone sees spirits. But after he has told of their appearing to

The artist alone sees spirits. But after he has told of their appearing to him, everybody sees them.
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Whoever wants to know something about me - as an artist which alone is sign

Whoever wants to know something about me - as an artist which alone is significant - they should look attentively at my pictures and there seek to recognise what I am and what I want.
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The house has to please everyone, contrary to the work of art which does no

The house has to please everyone, contrary to the work of art which does not. The work is a private matter for the artist. The house is not.
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An artist has no home in Europe except in Paris.

An artist has no home in Europe except in Paris.
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There are two men inside the artist, the poet and the craftsman. One is bor

There are two men inside the artist, the poet and the craftsman. One is born a poet. One becomes a craftsman.
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The idea that a poem was a made thing stayed with me, and I decided then th

The idea that a poem was a made thing stayed with me, and I decided then that I wanted to be an artist, not just a diarist. So I put myself through a kind of apprenticeship in writing poetry, and I understood even then that my practice as a poet was deepl
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