"I was very much into buying contemporary art, but I've just decided I want to get rid of it all. Not that it's not great art, but all of a sudden my mood has changed, and I want to go back to seventeenth- and eighteenth-century masters."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Sylvester Stallone 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."Sylvester Stallone on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Sylvester Stallone on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Sylvester Stallone on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Sylvester Stallone on Oscar Wilde
"I am a sensitive writer, actor and director. Talking business disgusts me. If you want to talk business, call my disgusting personal manager."
"It would be great to be able to pass on to someone all of the successes, the failures, and the knowledge that one has had. To help someone, avoid all the fire, pain and anxiety would be wonderful."
"I have a lack of fear, whereas in the past the fear of failure was a powerful motivator. Anyway, I have great expectations for the future, but I just don't know if I'm the monarch of all I survey."
"Success is usually the culmination of controlling failure."
"I think that's become passe, but if you can surround yourself with a kind of monument to yourself and your family - a statement - and you can afford it, then that's a noble project."