2. What moves men of genius, or rather what inspires their work, is not new ideas, but their obsession with the idea that what has already been said is still not enough. - Eugene Delacroix
3. Art is not what you see, but what you make others see. - Edgar Degas
4. Painting is very easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.
5. A painting requires a little mystery, some vagueness, some fantasy. When you always make your meaning perfectly plain you end up boring people - Edgar Degas