"An idea is salvation by imagination".
---Frank Lloyd Wright
"Creativity comes from trust. Trust your instincts".
---Rita Mae Brown
"Everyone has talent. What is rare is the courage to follow that talent to the dark place where it leads".
"To live a creative life, we must lose our fear of being wrong".
---Joseph Chilton Pearce
"The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug".
"What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure".
"I believe that if it were left to artists to choose their own labels, most would choose none".
"If an artist sees nothing within him, then he should also refrain from painting what he sees before him".
---Caspar David Friedrich
"If any man wish to write in a clear style, let him be first clear in his thoughts, and if any would write in a noble style, let him first possess a noble soul".
---Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"Only the hand that erases can write the true thing".
Image above, UNTITLED by Parker Kaufman. Composition, cardstock, pastels, and computer enanced images, 8.5 x 11 inches.