If you are into the world of antiques and collectibles and ready to move on to the next level of collections, this blog with interesting and inspiring quotations would surely be appreciated by you. Compiled from the web, these motivating quotes on collectibles are a must for every collector without any doubt.
As for types like my own, obscurely motivated by the conviction that our existence was worthless if we didn’t make a turning point of it, we were assigned to the humanities, to poetry, philosophy, painting — the nursery games of humankind, which had to be left behind when the age of science began. The humanities would be called upon to choose a wallpaper for the crypt, as the end drew near. – Saul Bellow
The greater the decrease in the social significance of an art form, the sharper the distinction between criticism and enjoyment by the public. The conventional is uncritically enjoyed, and the truly new is criticized with aversion. – Walter Benjamin
The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person. – Professor Blackie
The work of art, just like any fragment of human life considered in its deepest meaning, seems to me devoid of value if it does not offer the hardness, the rigidity, the regularity, the luster on every interior and exterior facet, of the crystal. – Andre Breton
In any society, the artist has a responsibility. His effectiveness is certainly limited and a painter or writer cannot change the world. But they can keep an essential margin of non-conformity alive. Thanks to them the powerful can never affirm that everyone agrees with their acts. That small difference is important. – Luis Bunuel
We hope that these collectible quotations gave you endless reasons to continue the journey of collections besides motivating you. Happy collecting!