George Tooker quotes

  • While other creators make a big show of their art Mani Sir makes it look as though anyone can do what he does.

  • I've always been a bit of a mix between art and technology. I used to paint a lot, but I'm not very good with my hands. It has always been a fusion between my computer gaming interests and being exposed to the rich data of society that we live in.

  • Has it led you to the conclusion that photography is an art ? Or it is simply a means of recording ? "I'm glad you asked that. I've been wanting to say this for years. Is cooking an art ? Is talking an art ? Is even painting an art ? It is artfulness that makes art, not the medium itself. Of course photography is an art - when it is in the hands of artists."

  • I invented the term 'Object-Oriented', and I can tell you I did not have C++ in mind.

  • A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.

  • The term ‘quadrilateral’ does not occur in the Wesley corpus – and more than once, I have regretted having coined it for contemporary use, since it has been so widely misconstrued

  • Im never looking at life in terms of legacy.

  • Hopefully one day I can be up there with Peyton in terms of history.

  • The dichotomy between art and industry is totally dysfunctional in terms of film.

  • The worst thing that you can do in terms of bringing a product up to the market is to be two days after someone else has brought a similar product to the international market-It's dead.