Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.
Take me, I am the drug; take me, I am hallucinogenic.
I tried sex once with a woman and it was Gala. It was overated. I tried sex once with a man and that man was the famous juggler Frederico Garcia Lorca. It was very painful.
I want to perceive and understand the hidden powers and laws of things, in order to have them in my power.
Forever will be you and me.
Dalí is one marvellous painter, but in living times he's one marvellous clown —more interesting for everybody.
My mother's death supervened, and this was the greatest blow I had experienced in my life. I worshipped her... I could not resign myself to the loss of a being on whom I counted to make invisible the unavoidable blemishes of my soul.
At the age of six I wanted to be a cook. At seven I wanted to be Napoleon. And my ambition has been growing steadily ever since.
Mistakes are almost always of a sacred nature. Never try to correct them. On the contrary: rationalize them, understand them thoroughly. After that, it will be possible for you to sublimate them.
The sole difference between myself and a madman is the fact that I am not mad!
If you understand your painting beforehand, you might as well not paint it.
I do not paint a portrait to look like the subject, rather does the person grow to look like his portrait.