In simple words, our portraits reflect memories of the past, talent and treasures which are part and parcel of each person’s lifetime.
''VThe poet ranks far below the painter in the representation of visible things, and far below the musician in that of invisible things''
''Were I called on to define, very briefly, the term art, I should call it "the Reproduction of what the senses perceive in nature through the veil of the mist''
''Every good picture leaves the painter eager to start again, unsatisfied, inspired by the rich mine in which he is working, hoping for more energy, more vitality, more time - condemned to painting for life''
''Life obliges me to do something, so I paint''
''Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.''
''Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.''
''Art is not what you see, but what you make others see''
The Creation of Adam , Michelangelo