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Robert Henri Quotes

When the artist is alive in any person, whatever his kind of work may be, he becomes an inventive, searching, daring, self-expressive creature. He becomes interesting to other people. He disturbs, upsets, enlightens, and opens ways for better understanding. Where those who are not artists are trying to close the book, he opens it and shows there are still more pages possible.
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The most vital things in the look of a landscape endure only for a moment. Work should be done from memory; memory of that vital moment.

— Robert Henri

The more simply you see, the more simply you will render. People see too much, scatteringly.

— Robert Henri

We must realize that artists are not in competition with each other. Help the young artists-find for them means to make their financial ways easier, that they may develop and fruit their fullest-but let us not ask them to please us in doing it.

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If you work from memory, you are most likely to put in your real feeling.

— Robert Henri

All outward success, when it has value, is but the inevitable result of an inward success of full living, full play and enjoyment of one's faculties.

— Robert Henri

No work of Art is really ever finished. They only stop at good places.

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The picture that looks as if it were done without an effort may have been a perfect battlefield in its making.

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Fight with yourself when you paint, not with the model. A student is one who struggles with himself for order.

— Robert Henri

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