- The creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity. The creative mind plays with the objects it loves.
- I’m not a marketing person. I don’t ask myself questions. I go by instinct.
- In art as in love, instinct is enough.
- Ideas pull the trigger, but instinct loads the gun.
- Common sense is instinct, and enough of it is genius.
- Art is not the application of a canon of beauty but what the instinct and the brain can conceive beyond any canon. When we love a woman we don’t start measuring her limbs.
- Style is primarily a matter of instinct.