Man takes his law from the Earth; the Earth takes its law from Heaven; Heaven takes its law from the Tao.
It is by the straight line and the circle that the representation of all things may be demonstrated.
A treatise on the effect of infinite reproducibility on art, and a caution against fascist propaganda. Both more relevant than ever.
"Wake me early in the morning, I must not be late, or my teacher will cane me."
Millions of artists create; only a few thousands are discussed or accepted by the spectator
I am Nin-jirsu. No country can bear my fierce stare, nobody escapes my outstretched arms.
Your kingship is good for the people. The people spend their days in abundance thanks to you.
We ask of our rulers no special favors, no special privileges, no special legislation. We ask justice.
The plates of the present work are impressed by the agency of Light alone, without any aid from the artist's pencil.
Show me the man whose happiness was anything more than illusion, followed by disillusion.
The gods have given him health, victory and power, and all other good things, and he and his children shall retain the kingship for all time.
I am one of those gods, the Powers who effect the triumph of Osiris over his adversaries on the day of the Weighing of the Words : I am thy kinsman, Osiris.
Sit today, my dear child: whosoever's hungry, may bark: the warhose flies in the wind: the pointer with the trowel: is truly my worst foe.
I remember being awakened one morning by voices in the room where I slept.