Paul Gauguin Quotes

Most popular Paul Gauguin Quotes

I shut my eyes in order to see.
— Paul Gauguin

art

Art is either plagiarism or revolution.

art

Art is either a plagiarist or a revolutionist.
— Paul Gauguin
Stay firmly in your path and dare; be wild two hours a day!
— Paul Gauguin
We never really know what stupidity is until we have experimented on ourselves.

stupidity

It is the eye of ignorance that assigns a fixed and unchangeable colour to every object; beware of this stumbling block.
— Paul Gauguin

imagination

With this painting, I tried to make everything breathe faith, quiet suffering, religious and primitive style and great nature with its scream.
— Paul Gauguin

artists

In a crescendo the wind rushes through the branches, the great dance begins, the cyclone is in full swing.  Olympus joins in the fray; Jupiter sends us his thunderbolts, the Titans roll down rocks; the river flows.

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