Grandma Moses - Quotes

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I look back on my life like a good day's work, it was done and I am satisfied with it.

I look back on my life like a good day's work, it was done and I am satisfied with it.

Life is what we make it, always has been, always will be.

Life is what we make it, always has been, always will be.

A strange thing is memory, and hope; one looks backward, and the other forward; one is of today, the other of tomorrow. Memory is history recorded in our brain, memory is a painter, it paints pictures of the past and of the day. ---->>>

I look out the window sometimes to seek the color of the shadows and the different greens in the trees, but when I get ready to paint I just close my eyes and imagine a scene. ---->>>

If you know somethin' well, you can always paint it but people would be better off buyin' chickens. ---->>>

A primitive artist is an amateur whose work sells. ---->>>

If I hadn't started painting, I would have raised chickens. ---->>>

Painting's not important. The important thing is keeping busy. ---->>>

I paint from the top down. From the sky, then the mountains, then the hills, then the houses, then the cattle, and then the people. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: September 7, 1860
Birthplace: Greenwich, New York, United States
Die: 12-13, 1961
Occupation: Artist
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Anna Mary Robertson Moses (September 7, 1860 – December 13, 1961), known by her nickname Grandma Moses, was a renowned American folk artist. She began painting in earnest at the age of 78 and is often cited as an example of an individual who successfully began a career in the arts at an advanced age (wikipedia)