Andy Warhol Quotes

Who is Andy Warhol?

Andy Warhol was a legendary Pop Art artist and the producer of the band The Velvet Underground.

Born August 06, 1928
Died February 22, 1987

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Best 21 Quotes by Andy Warhol

“An artist is somebody who produces things that people don't need to have.”

“Art is what you can get away with.”

“Being good in business is the most fascinating kind of art. Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art.”

“Don't pay any attention to what they write about you. Just measure it in inches.”

“Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.”

“I just do art because I’m ugly and there’s nothing else for me to do.”

“I smoke pot because I want to go to heaven before I die.”

“I think anybody can take a good picture. My idea of a good picture is one that's in focus and of a famous person doing something unfamous. It's being in the right place at the wrong time.”

“I think having land and not ruining it is the most beautiful art that anybody could ever want to own.”

“Isn't life a series of images that change as they repeat themselves?”

“Look poor, think rich.”

“People are always so boring when they band together. You have to be alone to develop all the idiosyncrasies that make a person interesting.”

“People should fall in love with their eyes closed.”

“Perception precedes reality.”

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“Since people are going to be living longer and getting older, they'll just have to learn how to be babies longer.”

“The best thing about a picture is that it never changes, even when the people in it do.”

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“I believe in talking behind peoples' backs. That way, they hear it more than once.”


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“There is beauty in everything, Just not everybody sees it.”

“They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.”

“When people are ready to, they change. They never do it before then, and sometimes they die before they get around to it. You can't make them change if they don't want to, just like when they do want to, you can't stop them.”

“You have to do stuff that average people don't understand because those are the only good things.”

“As soon as you stop wanting something, you get it.”

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