Quotes by Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol was an American artist, director and producer who was a leading figure in the visual art movement known as pop art. His works explore the relationship between artistic expression, celebrity culture, and advertising that flourished by the 1960s, and span a variety of media, including painting, silkscreening, photography, film, and sculpture.

The best Quotes and Sayings

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

Time, Change, MotivationAndy Warhol
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I think everybody should like everybody.

Positive QuotesAndy Warhol
 
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Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art.

Money, BusinessAndy Warhol
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The most beautiful thing in Tokyo is McDonald's. The most beautiful thing in Stockholm is McDonald's. The most beautiful thing in Florence is McDonald's. Peking and Moscow don't have anything beautiful yet.

Andy Warhol
 
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A picture means I know where I was every minute. That's why I take pictures. It's a visual diary.

Art, Photography, PicturesAndy Warhol
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As soon as you stop wanting something, you get it.

SeductionAndy Warhol
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It does not matter how slowly you go so long as you do not stop.

Progress, MotivationAndy Warhol
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I wonder if it's possible to have a love affair that lasts forever.

LoveAndy Warhol
 
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The idea of waiting for something makes it more exciting.

Waiting, Patience & EnduranceAndy Warhol
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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.

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

ChangeAndy Warhol
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During the 1960s, I think, people forgot what emotions were supposed to be. And I don’t think they’ve ever remembered.

FeelingsAndy Warhol
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Don’t pay any attention to what they write about you. Just measure it in inches.

Blasphemy, FameAndy Warhol
 
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Sex is more exciting on the screen and between the pages than between the sheets.

SexAndy Warhol
 
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Isn’t life a series of images that change as they repeat themselves?

LifeAndy Warhol
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If you want to know all about Andy Warhol, just look at the surface of my paintings and films and me, and there I am. There’s nothing behind it.

ArtAndy Warhol
 
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I’ve decided something: Commercial things really do stink. As soon as it becomes commercial for a mass market it really stinks.

ArtAndy Warhol
 
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I’d asked around 10 or 15 people for suggestions. Finally one lady friend asked the right question, 'Well, what do you love most?' That’s how I started painting money.

ArtAndy Warhol
 
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In the future everyone will be famous for 15 minutes.

FameAndy Warhol
 
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What's great about this country is that America started the tradition where the richest consumers buy essentially the same things as the poorest. You can be watching TV and see Coca-Cola, and you can know that the President drinks Coke. Liz Taylor drinks Coke, and just think, you can drink Coke, too.

Advertising, ColaAndy Warhol
 
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