Norman Rockwell Quotes

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Norman Rockwell Quotes

11 Aug , 2015  

The 10 best Norman Rockwell Quotes :

1)”Some folks think I painted Lincoln from life, but I haven’t been around that long. Not quite.”

2)”The ’20s ended in an era of extravagance, sort of like the one we’re in now. There was a big crash, but then the country picked itself up again, and we had some great years. Those were the days when American believed in itself. I was happy and proud to be painting it.”

3)”Some people have been kind enough to call me a fine artist. I’ve always called myself an illustrator. I’m not sure what the difference is. All I know is that whatever type of work I do, I try to give it my very best. Art has been my life.”

4)”No man with a conscience can just bat out illustrations. He’s got to put all his talent and feeling into them!”

5)”I just wanted to do something important. Norman Rockwell,

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These are the 10 best Norman Rockwell Quotes !

6)”I unconsciously decided that, even if it wasn’t an ideal world, it should be so and painted only the ideal aspects of it – pictures in which there are no drunken slatterns or self-centered mothers . . . only foxy grandpas who played baseball with kids and boys who fished from logs and got up circuses in the back yard. Norman Rockwell”

7)”The secret to so many artists living so long is that every painting is a new adventure. So, you see, they’re always looking ahead to something new and exciting. The secret is not to look back.”

8)”The secret to so many artists living so long is that every painting is a new adventure. So, you see, they’re always looking ahead to something new and exciting. The secret is not to look back. Norman Rockwell”

9)”When I go to farms or little towns, I am always surprised at the discontent I find. And New York, too often, has looked across the sea toward Europe. And all of us who turn our eyes away from what we have are missing life.”

10)”Commonplaces never become tiresome. It is we who become tired when we cease to be curious and appreciative. We find that it is not a new scene which is needed, but a new viewpoint. Norman Rockwell”

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