More From Will Durant
- "We Americans are the best informed people on earth as to the events of the last twenty-four hours; we are the not the best informed as the events of the last sixty centuries."
- "In my youth I stressed freedom, and in my old age I stress order. I have made the great discovery that liberty is a product of order."
- "There have been only 268 of the past 3,421 years free of war."
More In Art
- "The arts are an even better barometer of what is happening in our world than the stock market or the debates in congress."― Hendrik Willem Van Loon
- "A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."― Oscar Wilde
- "Kinkade’s paintings are worthless schmaltz, and the lamestream media that love him are wrong. However, I’d love to see a museum mount a small show of Kinkade’s work. I would like the art world and the wider world to argue about him in public, out in the open."― Jerry Saltz