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Biography - Leo Tolstoy:

Russian writer.
Born: 1828 - Died: 1910
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: Russian Federation
Russian Federation

Art is not a handicraft, it is the transmission of feeling the artist has experienced.




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Art aims at impressing feelings on us rather than expressing them;




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Truly, art is embedded in nature; he who can extract it, has it.
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My trade and art is to live.
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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.
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Art is the elimination of the unnecessary.
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I do not know what the spirit of a philosopher could more wish to be than a good dancer. For the dance is his ideal, also his fine art, finally also the only kind of piety he knows, his 'divine service.'
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The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing.
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Whoever wants to know something about me - as an artist which alone is significant - they should look attentively at my pictures and there seek to recognise what I am and what I want.
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The artist who aims at perfection in everything achieves it in nothing.
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Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.
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Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter.
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Great artists have no country.
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Every human being should be an artist. Everything can become beautiful art.
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Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter.
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Our deeds, our feelings, our thoughts, and our sensations just happen of themselves, as the rain falls and the water flows along the valley.
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Both in thought and in feeling, even though time be real, to realise the unimportance of time is the gate of wisdom.
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Like great works, deep feelings always mean more than they are conscious of saying.
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Love is not merely a sentiment, it is an art.
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I do not withdraw the wise man from the category of man, nor do I deny to him the sense of pain as though he were a rock that has no feelings at all.
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Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
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Human wisdom consists in a knowledge of the order in which it is profitable to know things;
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All the diversity, all the charm, all the beauty of life are made up of light and shade.
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There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth.
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If you want to be happy, be.
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Truth must gain ground without violence.
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