"Very few people possess true artistic ability. It is therefore both unseemly and unproductive to irritate the situation by making an effort. If you have a burning, restless urge to write or paint, simply eat something sweet and the feeling will pass."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Fran Lebowitz 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."Fran Lebowitz on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Fran Lebowitz on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Fran Lebowitz on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Fran Lebowitz on Oscar Wilde
"Contrary to popular opinion, the hustle is not a new dance step - it is an old business procedure."
"There is no such thing as inner peace. There is only nervousness or death. Any attempt to prove otherwise constitutes unacceptable behavior."
"Food is an important part of a balanced diet."
"I must take issue with the term 'a mere child,' for it has been my invariable experience that the company of a mere child is infinitely preferable to that of a mere adult."
"Andy Warhol made fame more famous."