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Katsushika Hokusai Quotes

Quotes by Katsushika Hokusai - (5 quotes)

Katsushika Hokusai - From the Aging category:

At seventy-three I learned a little about the real structure of animals, plants, birds, fishes and insects. Consequently when I am eighty I'll have made more progress. At ninety I'll have penetrated the mystery of things. At a hundred I shall have reached something marvellous, but when I am a hundred and ten everything I do, the smallest dot, will be alive. (Katsushika Hokusai)

Katsushika Hokusai - From the Dissatisfaction category:

Since the age of six I have had the habit of sketching forms of objects. Although from about fifty I have often published my pictorial works, before the seventieth year none is worthy. (Katsushika Hokusai)

Katsushika Hokusai - From the Money category:

I prefer poverty to having someone walk all over me. (Katsushika Hokusai)

Katsushika Hokusai - From the Painting category:

If heaven had granted me five more years, I could have become a real painter. (Katsushika Hokusai)

Katsushika Hokusai - From the Satisfaction category:

If heaven gives me ten more years (or even an extension of five), I shall certainly become a true artist. (Katsushika Hokusai)