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Top 52 Best Portrait Quotes

#1. As trait after trait swings into focus and fulfillment, can we write any other name under Isaiah's amazing portrait of the sublime Sufferer in Chapter 53 than Jesus of Nazareth? - Author: J. Sidlow Baxter
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#2. Surely a good therapist should produce a Dorian Gray-style portrait from under the couch so the patient can see the person they really are. - Author: Rosamund Lupton
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#3. I felt the wall between the world of secrets and the real world start to collapse. I felt the girls from the portrait becoming us and us becoming them ... - Author: Carol Rifka Brunt
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#4. The Indians say to draw someone's portrait is to steal their soul, i am taking photographs, does it mean that i am just borrowing them? - Author: T.A
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#5. Did you know Richard Nixon is the only president whose formal portrait was painted by a police sketch artist? - Author: Johnny Carson
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#6. In front of the model I work with the same will to reproduce truth as if I were making a portrait. I do not correct nature, I incorporate myself into it; it directs me. I can only work with a model. The sight of human forms nourishes and comforts me. - Author: Auguste Rodin
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#7. There is no self-portrait of me. - Author: Gustav Klimt
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#8. (Self Portrait: Boy Remakes World Before World Remakes Boy) - Author: Jandy Nelson
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#9. [Alexander] Hamilton estimated portrait painters as thieves of time. - Author: Gertrude Atherton
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#10. The length of exposure (one minute in sunlight) is still too long for the portrait. It was fifteen minutes when I first began my work. Progress may continue. - Author: Gabriel Lippmann
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#11. It says in the Bible, in plain words, that God made a self-portrait. He created man in His own image - man and woman - for God is Love.Why should we start thinking of a god up in the clouds with wings, if He dwells within us in the spirit of Love?! - Author: Thor Heyerdahl
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#12. Waning. He was perfectly safe there. Nor, indeed, was it the death of Basil Hallward that weighed most upon his mind. It was the living death of his own soul that troubled him. Basil had painted the portrait that had marred his life. - Author: Oscar Wilde
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#13. Suffering is a form of egoism.
I speak only of myself. I am not talking about her, saying what she was, making an overwhelming portrait (like the one Gide made of Madeleine).
(Yet: everything is true: the sweetness, the energy, the nobility, the kindness.) - Author: Roland Barthes
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#14. A family portrait is only complete with love to fill it's frame. - Author: Wes Fesler
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#15. Ethnography literally means 'a portrait of a people.' An ethnography is a written description of a particular culture - the customs, beliefs, and behavior - based on information collected through fieldwork. - Author: Marvin Harris
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#16. You will never see a portrait of my love, for miracles are never seen. - Author: Steve Lawrence
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#17. Live as you like best, and your character will take care of itself. Most things are good for you; the exceptions are very rare. - Author: Henry James
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#18. I love my dog. Actually, the best portrait I did was of my dog. - Author: Patrick Demarchelier
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#19. I think the best way to view the Gospels is to view them as a magnificent portrait being painted by Jewish artists to try to capture the essence of a God experience that they believe they had with Jesus of Nazareth. - Author: John Shelby Spong
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#20. If I were an opera singer, Id have sung you an aria. If I were an artist, I would have painted your portrait. But cooking is what I'm best at. - Author: Lisa Kleypas
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#21. At the best and even unexpurgated, diaries give a distorted or one-sided portrait of the writer. - Author: Leonard Woolf
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#22. The portrait I do best is of the person I know best. - Author: Nadar
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#23. Is it possible that the portrait of the divine Son of God is an exaggeration, at best, or a complete fabrication, at worst, of the original Jesus? - Author: John Clayton
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#24. The artist who imagines that he puts his best into a portrait in order to produce something good, which will be a pleasure to the sitter and to himself, will have some bitter experiences. - Author: Jacob Epstein
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#25. We prefer to go deformed and distorted all our lives rather than not resemble the portrait of ourselves which we ourselves have first drawn. It's absurd. We run the risk of warping what's best in us - Author: Andre Gide
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#26. I always wanted to be the underdog. For me, as a portrait photographer, it's the kiss of death to become well known. I did my best work when no one knew who I was. People weren't threatened by me because they didn't think I was a big deal. - Author: Platon
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#27. Look at it, like a rat,' she said. 'A portrait of Harge. - Author: Patricia Highsmith
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#28. The danger, I find, is that you can become too formulaic, like some commissioned portrait painters who develop a methodology. - Author: Jamie Wyeth
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#29. In 1856, shortly before his death, Lord Ellesmere gave the painting to the new National Portrait Gallery in London as its founding work. As the gallery's first acquisition, it has a certain sentimental prestige, but almost at once its authenticity was doubted. - Author: Bill Bryson
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#30. ... although her mouth uttered fond words, her eyes spoke only venom. - Author: Jasper Fforde
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#31. He sat by her, watching every gesture she made, as if he would paint her portrait afterward. - Author: Tanith Lee
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#32. A portrait isn't a fact but an opinion - an occasion rather than a truth. - Author: Richard Avedon
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#33. I would paint a portrait which would bring the tears, had I canvas for it, and the scene should be
solitude, and the figures
and the lights and shades, each a solitude. - Author: Emily Dickinson
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#34. Painting someone's portrait is, of course, an impossible task. What an absurd idea to try and distil a human being, the most complex organism on the planet, into flicks, washes, and blobs of paint on a two-dimensional surface. - Author: David Cobley
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#35. I wasn't - " I began.
I didn't - " He began.
How charming," V'lane cut us off. His voice arrived before he did. "The very portrait of human domestic bliss. She's on the floor, you're towering over her. Did he strike you, MacKayla? Say the word and I'll kill him. - Author: Karen Marie Moning
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#36. Portrait painters' mission is to portray people and the beauty of Creation. They should stay clear of ego ... - Author: Igor Babailov
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#37. We only serve as a model for the portrait of our fame. - Author: Jean Cocteau
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#38. We felt that we were a portrait on the wall, more invisible the longer it had been in its location - Author: TaraShea Nesbit
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#39. We demand that people should be true to the pictures we have of them, no matter how repulsive those pictures may be: we prefer the true portrait in all its homogeneity, to one with a detail added which refuses to fit in. - Author: Pamela Hansford Johnson
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#40. Portrait The world spreads out on either side no farther than the heart is wide. - Author: Emily Dickinson
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#41. A portrait photographer depends upon another person to complete his picture. The subject imagined, which in a sense is me, must be discovered in someone else willing to take part in a fiction he cannot possibly know about. - Author: Richard Avedon
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#42. I had no portrait, now, but am small, like the wren; and my hair is bold, like the chestnut bur; and my eyes, like the sherry in the glass, that the guest leaves. - Author: Emily Dickinson
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#43. Follow your heart and what it's saying,
after you die, an when you live.

What he/ she lives is what she/he is giving to you .
Enjoy it and you'll be happy.
Love isn't a game ,love is a portrait, of a beautiful butterfly flapping it's wings to the horizon. - Author: Avis
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#44. Why, on my mother's birthday, am I thinking about 'Father Knows Best?' At our house, mother knew best at least as often as father did, but then the title of the old sitcom, a homogenized portrait of American family life, was meant to be slightly sardonic. - Author: Tom Shales
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#45. From the first shock of the contemplation of a face depends the principal sensation which guides me throughout the entire execution of a portrait. - Author: Henri Matisse
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#46. durable. Guidelines to start the MPS portrait In this session we start with the first step: collecting data from others. From this range of feedback you will learn important things about yourself: The responses from your contacts will - Author: Juan Humberto Young
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#47. Artists with the lack of proper education and experience of working from life will copy whatever is visible on the photograph, without knowing what's underneath. As a result, instead of creating the in-depth and full of character portrait, they draw a mask with no soul. - Author: Igor Babailov
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#48. It is not likely that posterity will fall in love with us, but not impossible that it may respect or sympathize; so a man would rather leave behind him the portrait of his spirit than a portrait of his face. - Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
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#49. Your dreams are the product of your longings, a portrait of your potential, and a promise of your future. - Author: Erwin McManus
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#50. She gives of light. I give off dark. (PORTRAIT, SELF-PORTRAIT: Twins: The Flashlight and the Flashdark - Author: Jandy Nelson
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#51. The final portrait is often furthest from the truth. - Author: Dave Cullen
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#52. The Portrait of a Lady is entirely successful in giving one the sense of having met somebody far too radiantly good for this world. - Author: Rebecca West
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