"A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Paul Cezanne on Albert Einstein
"If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced."Paul Cezanne on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Paul Cezanne on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Paul Cezanne on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Paul Cezanne on Oscar Wilde
"I must be more sensible and realize that at my age, illusions are hardly permitted and they will always destroy me."
"My age and health will never allow me to realize the dream of art I've been pursuing all my life."
"I ask you to pray for me, for once age has overtaken us, we find consolation only in religion."
"I have nothing to hide in art. The initial force alone can bring anyone to the end he must attain."
"When I judge art, I take my painting and put it next to a God made object like a tree or flower. If it clashes, it is not art."
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