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Biography - Aristotle:

Greek philosopher.
Born: -384 - Died: -322
Period:
4th century BC
Place of birth: Greece
Greece

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The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
Aristotle




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Truly, art is embedded in nature; he who can extract it, has it.”
Albrecht Dürer
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My trade and art is to live.”
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
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The more I think about it the more I feel that there’s nothing more genuinely artistic than to love people.”
Vincent Willem van Gogh
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Art is the elimination of the unnecessary.”
Pablo Picasso
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The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing.”
Marcus Aurelius
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A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament.”
Oscar Wilde
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Happiness belongs to the self-sufficient.”
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One swallow does not make a summer.”
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Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.”
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Poetry is finer and more philosophical than history for poetry expresses the universal, and history only the particular.”
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Nature does nothing in vain.”
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He who hath many friends hath none.”
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