Portraits Quotes

"I was going to have cosmetic surgery un...

"I was going to have cosmetic surgery until I noticed that the doctor's office was full of portraits by Picasso." — Rita Rudner
📅︎ Aug 17
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"And everyone wants to read the poem we're afraid ...

"And everyone wants to read the poem we're afraid to write." - Kelli Russel Agodon, from "Daringly Balanced: View vs. Risk: Two Portraits," Hourglass Museum
📅︎ Nov 04
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You don't change the course of h...

You don't change the course of history by turning the faces of portraits to the wall. ~ JAWAHARLAL NEHRU
📅︎ Aug 11
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The best portraits are those in w...

The best portraits are those in which there is a slight mixture of caricature. - Thomas Babington Macaulay.
📅︎ Oct 10
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