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

I decided to start anew, to strip away what I had been taught. - Georgia O'Keeffe (American artist)

Andy Warhol defined Pop Art. - Jeffrey Deitch (American art dealer and curator)

Who ever walked behind anyone to freedom? If we can't go hand in hand, I don't want to go. - Hazel Scott (American jazz and classical pianist and singer)

Creation is everything you do, make something. - Ntozake Shange (American playwright and poet)

The things we truly love stay with us always, locked in our hearts as long as life remains. - Josephine Baker (American born entertainer, activist, and French Resistance agent)

The vampires have always been metaphors for me. They've always been vehicles through which I can express things I have felt very, very deeply. - Anne Rice (American author)

Art Deco reflects confidence, vigor and optimism by using symbols of progress, speed and power - Robert McGregor (founder, Art Deco group, Napier)

The inability of some critics to connect the dots doesn't make pointillism pointless - Georges Seurat (French Post-Impressionist painter)

This is my genre...the happiness, tragedies, and the sorrows of mankind as realized in the teeming black ghetto. - Jacob Lawrence (American painter, and educator)

What does dance give you? The freedom to be who you are and do what you want to do. - Athur Mitchell (American dancer, choreographer, ballet company founder and director)

I want people to see life and feel emotions in my work. - Tim Petersen (American illustrator)

There is no force more powerful than a woman determined to rise - Dorothy Dandridge (American actress, singer, dancer)