a very early age, I remember thinking
were always acting
like assholes. I couldn't understand
why I had to respect
them. My pre-school teacher
forced me to write right-handed when I was
left-handed. I didn't get why I had to change.
Nobody could give me a reason.
I have had a big problem
is the reason
why I paint.
He is the father figure, who gave me the
wish to paint.
of the reason
out now is not for the external - it's
for how I feel.
I find working out gives me more energy.
eight days after he (baby) was born.
for my work,
and half my reason
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thing for me is that everybody felt that
I was really wild
when i was unbalanced and desperate to communicate
something and didn't have a sense of purpose.
But I've never been so crazy and wild as
I am with my son
or as I am now.
system is better than dictatorship and an
authoritarian regime. But there's no reason
we still don't live in an oligarchic country.
We have been living in a slave-owning state
for thousands of years. And we ourselves
there is only one tsar while the rest of
us are lackey.
me with some great,
unique features-some beautiful,
in my eyes, and some not so beautiful. But
I think we are all created this way for
so I have no desire
to tamper with that.
in a preconceived style, deliberately turning
their backs on nature,
miss the truth.
must recognize, when he is reasoning,
that his picture
is an artifice; but when he is painting,
he should feel
that he has copied nature. And even when
he departs from nature, he must do it with
the conviction that it is only to interpret
her more fully.
have simply wished to assert the reasoned
and independent feeling
of my own individuality within a total knowledge
is washing the dust of daily life
off our souls.
most fundamental reason
is in order to see.