Eric Maisel Quotes

Eric Maisel Quotes: Boredom is the thing that regularly arrives between excitements and episodes of meaning: it is as natural as the tides, and in it an artist can drown.
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Eric Maisel Quote: Love is the spirit that motivates the artist's journey.
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Quotes about Eric Maisel: It is in an artist's real interest to congratulate herself more often: not out of narcissism, but in her role as her own dear friend and advocate.
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Quote about Eric Maisel: Creativity requires introspection, self-examination, and a willingness to take risks. Because of this, artists are perhaps more susceptible to self-doubt and despair than those who do not court the creative muses.
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Eric Maisel Sayings: By 'expecting nothing' you are not 'giving up.' Far from it! You are making a decision to focus on what needs to be done rather than on outcomes.
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Eric Maisel Saying: An alive piece of art may be more alive than much of its audience, and with this odd truth artists must make peace.
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Sayings about Eric Maisel: Keenly aware of their limitations, artists often remain insecure even as their list of successes grows.
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Saying about Eric Maisel: The artist, who must venture into the studio and risk there, and then venture into the marketplace and risk again, is obliged to learn how her defences work, so that she can drop and raise her guard instantly.
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Eric Maisel Quotes: An inability to choose is a hallmark of anxiety... The too-anxious artist, afraid to choose, will halt dead in the water.
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Eric Maisel Quote: Revealing secrets can bring us pain or get us into trouble, but worse pain and worse trouble await us if we keep silent...Revealing secrets can bring us pain or get us into trouble, but worse pain and worse trouble await us if we keep silent ... we become habitually untruthful. The door to our creativity closes. gr we become habitually untruthful. The door to our creativity closes.
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Quotes about Eric Maisel: Love is the spirit that motivates the artist's journey. The love may sublime, raw, obsessive, passionate, awful. or thrilling, but whatever its quality, it's a powerful motive in the artist's life.
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Quote about Eric Maisel: The artist must reckon with his own character flaws, which do not disappear just because he has been called to be an artist.
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Eric Maisel Sayings: Chaos is everywhere - and artists, to fashion art and live truthfully, have no choice but to invite this unwanted guest right into the studio.
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Eric Maisel Saying: Hurray for criticism, if it means that an artist's voice is heard. Let the wise artist invite criticism and survive it when it comes.
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Sayings about Eric Maisel: An artist's fine goal is to manifest a well-nigh heroic self-discipline, carefully attending to all that concerns him.
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Saying about Eric Maisel: Artists know failure. It is not tragic that they know failure; it is only tragic if they know failure and little else...
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Eric Maisel Quotes: While artists fervently believe that the art marketplace was invented by the devil and remains in his henchman's hands, they have no choice but to carry long spoons and sup there.
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Eric Maisel Quote: Ambition is vital, but dangerous: it is a keen motive and a driving force, but over what edge can it drive the artist?
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