Artist quotes

Artists have a unique way of seeing the world, and their perspectives often inspire others to see beauty in unexpected places. Painters, in particular, have a remarkable ability to capture emotions and tell stories through their art.

But what about the thoughts and ideas that fuel their creativity? In this collection of artist quotes from painters, we’ll explore the words that have inspired and motivated some of the most celebrated artists in history. From the iconic Paul Cézanne to the contemporary trailblazer William Morris, these quotes offer insights into the artistic process, the joys and struggles of creation, and the transformative power of self-expression. Whether you’re an artist yourself or simply appreciate the beauty of painting, these quotes are sure to inspire and encourage you on your own creative journey.

Editors favorite quotes

In painting, you have unlimited power. You have the ability to move mountains. You can bend rivers.

Bob Ross

Have nothing in your houses that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful.

William Morris

List of Watercolor artists

Bob Ross Quotes
John Singer Sargent Quotes
Winslow Homer Quotes
J.M.W. Turner Quotes
Albrecht Dürer Quotes
Paul Cézanne Quotes
William Blake Quotes
William Morris Quotes
John James Audubon Quotes
John Marin Quotes
Georgia O’Keeffe Quotes
Thomas Moran Quotes
Edward Hopper Quotes
Raoul Dufy Quotes
Paul Klee Quotes
Wassily Kandinsky Quotes
Edward Seago Quotes
David Hockney Quotes
Andrew Wyeth Quotes
Charles Demuth Quotes
Charles Burchfield Quotes
John Constable Quotes
William Russell Flint Quotes
Maurice Prendergast Quotes
Childe Hassam Quotes
Thomas Girtin Quotes
Arthur Rackham Quotes
Gustav Klimt Quotes
Henri Matisse Quotes
Pablo Picasso Quotes
Vincent Van Gogh Quotes
Claude Monet Quotes