If a patron buys from an artist who needs money, the patron then makes himself equal to the artist; he is building art into the world; he creates.
The real trouble with war (modern war) is that it gives no one a chance to kill the right people.
The image is more than an idea. It is a vortex or cluster of fused ideas and is endowed with energy.
Either move or be moved.
Humanity is the rich effluvium, it is the waste and the manure and the soil, and from it grows the tree of the arts.