"The new job of art is to sit on the wall and get more expensive."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Robert Hughes 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."Robert Hughes on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Robert Hughes on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Robert Hughes on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Robert Hughes on Oscar Wilde
"Nothing they design ever gets in the way of a work of art."
"It was a secular cathedral, dedicated to the rites of travel."