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Every time I look at the Eiffel Tower, it completely blows my mind - Brian Fallon (American political activist)

The Eiffel Tower, the most popular attraction in Paris turns 130 this year. The Eiffel Tower has been a symbol of Paris, France, originally constructed as a temporary structure by Gustave Eiffel in 1889 for the 100th anniversary of the French Revolution and it’s building was met with opposition stating the tower was a threat to the aesthetic nature of Paris. Viewed as magnificent and iconic this structure was once described as “ungainly” that would disfigure the city.The concerns proved to be unfounded, attracting more than 200 million visitors, even more during the 1900 Universal Exposition
and served many a purpose during the First World War for military communications and finally as a permanent radio antenna tower.
Every year approximately 7 million visitors climb the tower, easily recognized in pictures by most people. The Paris skyline wouldn’t be the same without it and many countries have replicated the tower more or less identically to the original including China, Macau, Las Ve…

Painting is like making love. You cannot ask, 'How do you do it?' But, hopefully, it is beautiful. - Francesco Clemente (Italian painter)

Paradise is exactly like where you are right now... only much, much better. Laurie Anderson (American avant-garde artist, composer, musician)

Letter writing is an excellent way of slowing down this lunatic helterskelter universe long enough to gather one’s thoughts - Nick Bantock (British artist and author)

After Notre Dame, what is there? Ara Parseghian (American Athlete)

Art has no walls. Anybody can be an artist. Art has no rules. There’s no manual - Mr Brainwash (French born street artist)

I don't think any musician ever thinks about making a statement. I think everybody goes into music loving it - Hugh Masekela (South African Trumpeteer)

I dream of painting then paint what I dream - Vincent van Gogh (Dutch post-impressionist painter)

I design differently because I am Patrick Kelly, and Patrick Kelly is black - Patrick Kelly (American Fashion Designer)

Cirque du Soleil means Circus of the Sun - Guy Laliberte (Canadian Businessman)

Art is either plagiarism or revolution - (Paul Gauguin French painter)

There is no such thing as inaccuracy in a photograph. All photographs are accurate. None of them is the truth. - Richard Avedon (American fashion and portrait photographer)

What seems hard now will someday be your warmup - Anonymous