Henry Moore - Quotes

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The creative habit is like a drug. The particular obsession changes, but the excitement, the thrill of your creation lasts. ---->>>

Discipline in art is a fundamental struggle to understand oneself, as much as to understand what one is drawing. ---->>>

A sculptor is a person who is interested in the shape of things, a poet in words, a musician by sounds. ---->>>

I think in terms of the day's resolutions, not the years'.

I think in terms of the day's resolutions, not the years'.

To know one thing, you must know the opposite. ---->>>

The secret of life is to have a task, something you devote your entire life to, something you bring everything to, every minute of the day for the rest of your life. And the most important thing is, it must be something you cannot possibly do. ---->>>

It is a mistake for a sculptor or a painter to speak or write very often about his job. It releases tension needed for his work. ---->>>

Seeing that picture, for me, was like Chartres Cathedral. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: English
Born: July 30, 1898
Birthplace: Castleford, Yorkshire, England
Die: 08-31, 1986
Occupation: Sculptor
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Henry Spencer Moore OM CH FBA (30 July 1898 – 31 August 1986) was an English artist. He is best known for his semi-abstract monumental bronze sculptures which are located around the world as public works of art. As well as sculpture, Moore produced many drawings, including a series depicting Londoners sheltering from the Blitz during the Second World War, along with other graphic works on paper (wikipedia)