Amedeo Modigliani Quotes | Quotes by Amedeo Modigliani

1I want to be a tuneswept fiddle string that feels the master melody, and snaps.

2The function of art is to struggle against obligation.

3What I look for is neither reality nor unreality but the subconscious, the instinctive mystery of the human race.

4What I am seeking is not the real and not the unreal but rather the unconscious, the mystery of the instinctive in the human race.

5Rome is not outside me, but inside me.. Her feverish sweetness, her tragic countryside, her own beauty and harmony, all these are mine, for my thought and my work.

6When I know your soul, I will paint your eyes.

7Happiness is an angel with a serious face

8With one eye you are looking at the outside world, while with the other you are looking within yourself.

9Every great work of art should be considered like any work of nature. First of all from the point of view of its aesthetic reality and then not just from its development and the mastery of its creation but from the standpoint of what has moved and agitated its creator.

10You are not alive unless you know you are living.

Amedeo Modigliani Quotes

11It is your duty in life to save your dream.