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Art lifted up her head and was seated on her throne, and said, All eyes shall see me, and all knees shall bow to me. (William Hazlitt, on the Louvre)

Great art has dreadful manners. The hushed reverence of the gallery can fool you into believing masterpieces are polite things, visions that soothe, charm and beguile, but actually they are thugs. Merciless and wily, the greatest paintings grab yo...

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The victor is whoever defends the fatherland. God crushes the wrath of an enormous foe. Behold! A boy overcame a great tyrant. Conquer, o citizens!

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  • "For the great day of His wrath has come, and who is able to stand?" (Rev. 6:17)
  • So I looked, and behold, a pale horse. And the name of him who sat on it was Death, and Hades followed with him. (Rev 6:8)
  • They came up over the surface of the earth and surrounded the encampment of the saints, the beloved city. Then fire came down from heaven and consumed them. (Rev 20: 7 - 9
  • The great city split into three parts, and the cities of the nations fell. Babylon... (Rev 16: 19
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  • ALL'S WELL THAT ENDS WELL
  • ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA
  • AS YOU LIKE IT
  • COMEDY OF ERRORS
  • CORIOLANUS
  • CYMBELINE
  • EDWARD III
  • HAMLET
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  • It is well to remember that a picture - before being a battle horse, a nude woman, or some anecdote - is essentially a plain surface covered with colors in a certain order. (Maurice Denis)
  • To go backward is to do nothing, to waste effort, to have neither understood nor profited from the lessons of the past. (Gustave Courbet)
  • ...while photographs may not lie, liars may photograph. (Lewis Hine)
  • A line is a dot that went for a walk. (Paul Klee)
  • Great things are done by a series of small things brought together. (van Gogh)
  • Clearly there isn't enough art in our schools when kids think Man Ray is a poisonous jellyfish. (Americans for the Arts advertisement)
  • My drawings inspire , and are not to be defined. They place us, as does music, in the ambiguous realm ...
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