Patti Smith Quotes

The moment of creative impulse is what an artist gives you. You look at a Pollock, and it can't give you the tools to do a painting like that yourself, but in doing the work, Pollock shares with you the moment of creative impulse that drove him to do that work.

 
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Patti Smith
Patti Smith
  • Born: December 30, 1946
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Singer-songwriter, Poet, Visual Artist, Author

Patricia Lee Smith is an American singer-songwriter, poet, and visual artist who became an influential component of the New York City punk rock movement with her 1975 debut album Horses.