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

That man is the richest whose pleasures are the cheapest.

Henry David Thoreau

Anybody remotely interesting is mad, in some way or another.

Doctor Who

There's this big pie in show business, and you physically can't eat the whole pie. If you give everybody a slice of pie, you will still have more than enough. The real trick is not to try to get the whole pie, but to keep the biggest slice.

Jay Leno

When you read about a car crash in which two or three youngsters are killed, do you pause to dwell on the amount of love and treasure and patience parents poured into bodies no longer suitable for open caskets


In America only the successful writer is important, in France all writers are important, in England no writer is important, and in Australia you have to explain what a writer is.

Geoffrey Cottrell

You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view.

Harper Lee, spoken by character Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird »

Science is the record of dead religions.

Oscar Wilde »