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Art quotes for strange people How to run away from an artist

Is it possible to be original and stupid?

Originality will always cause the public to think something isn’t right. ‘Yeah, girls never talk about Mr Original, only Mr Right, hey!’

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Originality is the ability to see a subject through one’s own eyes.

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Originality is the refusal to be predictable.

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Originality is forgetting where you put your sources. ‘That’s sexy in a bogan kind of way.’

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Originality taking time to get to know oneself.

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Anyway, art does not care for your originality; it cares for your maturity.

That art critics are sound of mind is not supported by the evidence which suggests they are completely unhinged.

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Surround yourself with people who think you talk sense when you know you speak in riddles.

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The professional haughty nincompoops went off me when they found out who I wasnt, and unbelievably they went off me again when they found out what my art wasnt. ‘I don’t know how to break the news, mate, I think…um…they planned to go off you all along.’

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Always give your art a final blast of quantum entanglement and a bit of string theory. ‘So, you did get a reply from Einstein?’

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By Rebel Without a Palette

Francis is an Australian born artist, illustrator and musician.