Salvador Dali (1904-1989) Spanish painter, printmaker

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To paint a picture is either very simple or impossible. [Es., Pintar un cuadro es o muy sencillo o imposible] - Salvador Dali


It is either easy or impossible. - Salvador Dali


The first man to compare the cheeks of a young woman to a rose was obviously a poet; the first to repeat it was possibly an idiot. - Salvador Dali


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. - Salvador Dali


Democratic societies are unfit for the publication of such thunderous revelations as I am in the habit of making. - Salvador Dali


This grandiose tragedy that we call modern art. - Salvador Dali


The difference between false memories and true ones is the same as for jewels: it is always the false ones that look the most real, the most brilliant. - Salvador Dali


I do not paint a portrait to look like the subject, rather does the person grow to look like his portrait. - Salvador Dali


Let my enemies devour each other. - Salvador Dali


Progressive art can assist people to learn not only about the objective forces at work in the society in which they live, but also about the intensely social character of their interior lives. Ultimately, it can propel people toward social emancipation. - Salvador Dali