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"The truly creative mind in any field is a human creature born abnormally, inhumanely sensitive.
To them... a touch is a blow, a sound is a noise, a misfortune is a tragedy, a joy is an ecstasy, a friend is a lover, a lover is a god, and failure is death.
Add to this cruelly delicate organism the overpowering necessity to create, create, create - so that without the creating of music or poetry or books or buildings or something of meaning, their very breath is cut off...
They must create, must pour out creation.
By some strange, unknown, inward urgency they are not really alive unless they are creating."

- BUCK -

"But if the concept of art becomes anthropological it is totalized and really does refer to human creativity, to human work and not simply the work of artists. Why anyway should the term 'art' refer to the work of painters and sculptors? That is simply a restriction that never existed before."


"It is the spectator, and not life, that art really mirrors."

- ANON -

"Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere."


"It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see. "




"Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of the imagination. "