"I build a kind of wall between myself and t he model so that I can paint in peace behind it. Otherwise, she might say something that confuses and distracts me."
"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace."Edvard Munch on Jimi Hendrix
"An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind."Edvard Munch on Mahatma Gandhi
"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."Edvard Munch on Mother Teresa
"I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality... I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word."Edvard Munch on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one."Edvard Munch on John Lennon
"For as long as I can remember I have suffered from a deep feeling of anxiety which I have tried to express in my art."
"From my rotting body, flowers shall grow and I am in them and that is eternity."
"Disease, insanity, and death were the angels that attended my cradle, and since then have followed me throughout my life."
"Sickness, insanity and death were the angels that surrounded my cradle and they have followed me throughout my life."
"I have no fear of photography as long as it cannot be used in heaven and in hell."