"Art is the desire of a man to express himself, to record the reactions of his personality to the world he lives in."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Amy Lowell 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."Amy Lowell on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Amy Lowell on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Amy Lowell on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Amy Lowell on Oscar Wilde
"Take everything easy and quit dreaming and brooding and you will be well guarded from a thousand evils."
"All books are either dreams or swords, you can cut, or you can drug, with words."
"Happiness, to some, elation Is, to others, mere stagnation."
"In science, read by preference the newest works. In literature, read the oldest. The classics are always modern."