"Prominence is cool, but when the delusion kicks in it can be a drag. Especially if you choose to surround yourself with friends and not acolytes."
"Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances."Barbara Kruger on Thomas Jefferson
"Rather be dead than cool."Barbara Kruger on Kurt Cobain
"All women do have a different sense of sexuality, or sense of fun, or sense of like what's sexy or cool or tough."Barbara Kruger on Angelina Jolie
"Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes."Barbara Kruger on Walt Whitman
"It's really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof."Barbara Kruger on Bill Gates
"Although my art work was heavily informed by my design work on a formal and visual level, as regards meaning and content the two practices parted ways."
"All the gossip and craziness becomes a kind of sustained narrative which, in turn, can become history. It's scary."
"I'd always been a news junkie, always read lots of newspapers and watched the Sunday morning news shows on TV and felt strongly about issues of power, control, sexuality and race."
"I try to deal with the complexities of power and social life, but as far as the visual presentation goes I purposely avoid a high degree of difficulty."
"What makes the production of my work so expensive? The whole installation thing - the construction, the objects, the technology. It really adds up."