I am certainly not one of those who need to be prodded. In fact, if anything, I am the prod.
I buy when other people are selling.
J. Paul Getty
Employees make the best dates. You don’t have to pick them up and they’re always tax-deductible.
Every day I get up and look through the Forbes list of the richest people in America. If I’m not there, I go to work.
Every few seconds it changes – up an eighth, down an eighth -it’s like playing a slot machine. I lose $20 million, I gain $20 million.
An artist is a dreamer consenting to dream of the actual world.
I was the least Pop of all the Pop artists.
I’m afraid that if you look at a thing long enough, it loses all of its meaning.
Every artist writes his own autobiography.
Every creator painfully experiences the chasm between his inner vision and its ultimate expression.
Isaac Bashevis Singer
An artist is somebody who produces things that people don’t need to have.
Lying in bed would be an altogether perfect and supreme experience if only one had a colored pencil long enough to draw on the ceiling.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Minimal art went nowhere.
Modern art is what happens when painters stop looking at girls and persuade themselves that they have a better idea.
I realize that protest paintings are not exactly in vogue, but I’ve done many.
It couldn't sound like a dog, because K9 isn't a dog, but I made it sound as mechanical as possible.
It's the movies that have really been running things in America ever since they were invented. They show you what to do, how to do it, when to do it, how to feel about it, and how to look how you feel about it.
Give me a couple of years, and I'll make that actress an overnight success.
'Home Alone' was a movie, not an alibi.
I don't take the movies seriously, and anyone who does is in for a headache.