"To an engineer, good enough means perfect. With an artist, there's no such thing as perfect."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Alexander Calder 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."Alexander Calder on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Alexander Calder on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Alexander Calder on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Alexander Calder on Oscar Wilde
"I paint with shapes."