"I think about my work every minute of the day."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Jeff Koons 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."Jeff Koons on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Jeff Koons on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Jeff Koons on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Jeff Koons on Oscar Wilde
"I try to be a truthful artist and I try to show a level of courage. I enjoy that. I'm a messenger."
"I was trying to make art that my son could look on in the future and would realize I was thinking about him very much during these times... that he can look and see my dad's thinking about me, but to also embed in these things something that is bigger than all of us."