You have to know how to be vulgar. Paint with four-letter words.
It is a miracle that one does not dissolve into one's bath like a lump of sugar.
My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso.
The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.
Love is the greatest refreshment in life.
Well youth is the period of assumed personalities and disguises. It is the time of the sincerely insincere.