"A frenzied passion for art is a canker that devours everything else."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Charles Baudelaire 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."Charles Baudelaire on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Charles Baudelaire on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Charles Baudelaire on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Charles Baudelaire on Oscar Wilde
"Evil is committed without effort, naturally, fatally goodness is always the product of some art."
"What is art? Prostitution."
"To say the word Romanticism is to say modern art - that is, intimacy, spirituality, color, aspiration towards the infinite, expressed by every means available to the arts."
"Evil is done without effort, naturally, it is the working of fate good is always the product of an art."
"Modernity is the transient, the fleeting, the contingent it is one half of art, the other being the eternal and the immovable."