Art & Fear - Bayles & Orland

"Quitting is fundamentally different than stopping. The latter happens all the time. Quitting happens once. Quitting means not starting again--and art is all about starting again."

"Success transmutes into depression."

"[The] desire to make art...is integral to your sense of who you are."

"Making art can feel dangerous and revealing. Making art is dangerous and revealing."

"Vision is always ahead of execution--and should be."
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