I condemn without hesitation the position of the Knave of Diamonds, which has replaced creative activity with theorizing.
Abandon love, abandon aestheticism, abandon the baggage of wisdom, for in the new culture, your wisdom is ridiculous and insignificant. I have untied the knots of wisdom and liberated the consciousness of color!
I shake off the dust of the West, and I consider all those people ridiculous and backward who still imitate Western models in the hope of becoming pure painters and who fear literariness more than death.
The day was for supplication, the night was for prayer. The moonlight ... early morning, its master.
I am Nin-jirsu. No country can bear my fierce stare, nobody escapes my outstretched arms.
Old poor poverty, fried rice with pickled sesame seeds
The influence of the stars on man, a prayer, and the theory of Natural Magic
We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal
Now, consider carefully which you would rather do, so that later you will not regret your decision
The purpose of applying art: to add beauty to the results of the work of man and to add pleasure to the work itself
It is right and necessary that all men should have work to do which shall he worth doing
Even if someone paints a 'green sun', I will not say it is wrong.
a fool is a man with no intellect, and a man without learning cannot have intellect
The Twelfth Gate
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