Quotes by Fernando Botero, Columbian painter and sculptor

I describe in a realistic form a nonrealistic reality.

Fernando Botero, Columbian painter and sculptor

Other Great Authors


Who the hell wants to hear actors talk

Harry Morris Warner

Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.

Will Rogers

All we are saying is give peace a chance.

John Lennon

The most important scientific revolutions all include, as their only common feature, the dethronement of human arrogance from one pedestal after another of previous convictions about our centrality in the cosmos.

Stephen Jay Gould

"How often have I said to you that when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth?

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Sherlock Holmes Sign of Four

He admits there are two sides to every question: his own and the wrong side.

Channing Pollock »

A man of genius is privileged only as far as he is genius. His dullness is as insupportable as any other dullness.

Ralph Waldo Emerson »

#3529. That which ought to have been done is to be regarded as done.

California Civil Code, Maxims of Jurisprudence »