Quotes by Paul Gauguin

It is the eye of ignorance that assigns a fixed and unchangeable color to every object beware of this stumbling block.

The history of modern art is also the history of the progressive loss of art’s audience. Art has increasingly become the concern of the artist and the bafflement of the public.

Life being what it is, one dreams of revenge.

Art requires philosophy, just as philosophy requires art. Otherwise, what would become of beauty?

Art is either plagiarism or revolution.

In art, all who have done something other than their predecessors have merited the epithet of revolutionary and it is they alone who are masters.