"I try to be a truthful artist and I try to show a level of courage. I enjoy that. I'm a messenger."
"Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition."Jeff Koons on Steve Jobs
"You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.'"Jeff Koons on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear."Jeff Koons on Nelson Mandela
"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."Jeff Koons on Winston Churchill
"There are no easy answers' but there are simple answers. We must have the courage to do what we know is morally right."Jeff Koons on Ronald Reagan
"I think about my work every minute of the day."
"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."