“I feel the only thing you can do about life is to preserve it, by art if you're an artist, by children if you're not.” – Philip Larkin
       
     
  “At the age of six I wanted to be a cook. At seven I wanted to be Napoleon. And my ambition has been growing steadily ever since.” – Salvador Dali
       
     
  “Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.” – Franz Kafka
       
     
  “A good photograph must have the element of good design: Everything within the photograph has to be essential. It's never like a painting where you can have it perfect. It shouldn't be absolutely perfect. That would kill it.” – Leonard Freed
       
     
   “Seeing is not enough; you have to feel what you photograph.” – Andre Kertesz
       
     
   “A photograph is the pause button on life.” – Ty Holland
       
     
   “In a portrait, I’m looking for the silence in somebody.” – Henri Cartier-Bresson
       
     
   "You must let the person looking at the photograph go some way to finishing it. You should offer them a seed that will grow and open up their minds." – Robert Doisneau
       
     
   A life full of learning is a life full of purpose, turning mirrors into windows.
       
     
   “To see something spectacular and recognize it as a photographic possibility is not making a very big leap. But to see something ordinary, something you’d see every day, and recognize it as a photographic possibility – that is what I am interested in.” – Stephen Shore
       
     
   “You don’t take a photograph, you make it.” – Ansel Adams
       
     
   “  Choosing location, maybe a symbolic spot, the light and perspective – and suddenly you know the moment is yours. It must be close to what a fighter feels after jabbing and circling and getting hit, when suddenly there’s an opening, and bang! Right on the button. It’s a fantastic feeling.  ” –   William Klein
       
     
   “The eye should learn to listen before it looks.    ” –   Robert Frank
       
     
  “An original artist is unable to copy. So he has only to copy in order to be original.” – Jean Cocteau
       
     
   “Taking pictures is like tiptoeing into the kitchen late at night and stealing Oreo cookies.” – Diane Arbus
       
     
   “Time moves in one direction, memory in another.” – William Gibson
       
     
   “When you photograph people in colour you photograph their clothes. But when you photograph people in black & white, you photograph their souls.” – Ted Grant
       
     
   “My photographs are more questions than answers.” – Trente Parke
       
     
   “There’s a crack in everything. That’s how the light gets in.” – Leonard Cohen
       
     
   “Photography can only represent the present. Once photographed, the subject becomes part of the past.” – Berenice Abbott
       
     
   “While there is perhaps a province in which the photograph can tell us nothing more than what we see with our own eyes, there is another in which it proves to us how little our eyes permit us to see.” – Dorothea Lange
       
     
   “In photography there is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality.” – Alfred Stieglitz
       
     
   “Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.” – Thomas Merton
       
     
   “The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.” – Dorothea Lange
       
     
   “Photography is a love affair with life.” – Burk Uzzle
       
     
   “Photography takes an instant out of time, altering life by holding it still.” – Dorothea Lange
       
     
  “Photographs open doors into the past, but they also allow a look into the future.” – Sally Mann
       
     
   “What makes photography a strange invention is that its primary raw materials are light and time.” – John Berger
       
     
   “The human body is the best picture of the human soul.” – Ludwig Wittgenstein
       
     
  “The camera is an excuse to be someplace you otherwise don’t belong. It gives me both a point of connection and a point of separation” – Susan Meiselas
       
     
  “I feel the only thing you can do about life is to preserve it, by art if you're an artist, by children if you're not.” – Philip Larkin
       
     

“I feel the only thing you can do about life is to preserve it, by art if you're an artist, by children if you're not.” – Philip Larkin

  “At the age of six I wanted to be a cook. At seven I wanted to be Napoleon. And my ambition has been growing steadily ever since.” – Salvador Dali
       
     

“At the age of six I wanted to be a cook. At seven I wanted to be Napoleon. And my ambition has been growing steadily ever since.” – Salvador Dali

  “Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.” – Franz Kafka
       
     

“Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.” – Franz Kafka

  “A good photograph must have the element of good design: Everything within the photograph has to be essential. It's never like a painting where you can have it perfect. It shouldn't be absolutely perfect. That would kill it.” – Leonard Freed
       
     

“A good photograph must have the element of good design: Everything within the photograph has to be essential. It's never like a painting where you can have it perfect. It shouldn't be absolutely perfect. That would kill it.” – Leonard Freed

   “Seeing is not enough; you have to feel what you photograph.” – Andre Kertesz
       
     

“Seeing is not enough; you have to feel what you photograph.” – Andre Kertesz

   “A photograph is the pause button on life.” – Ty Holland
       
     

“A photograph is the pause button on life.” – Ty Holland

   “In a portrait, I’m looking for the silence in somebody.” – Henri Cartier-Bresson
       
     

“In a portrait, I’m looking for the silence in somebody.” – Henri Cartier-Bresson

   "You must let the person looking at the photograph go some way to finishing it. You should offer them a seed that will grow and open up their minds." – Robert Doisneau
       
     

"You must let the person looking at the photograph go some way to finishing it. You should offer them a seed that will grow and open up their minds." – Robert Doisneau

   A life full of learning is a life full of purpose, turning mirrors into windows.
       
     

A life full of learning is a life full of purpose, turning mirrors into windows.

   “To see something spectacular and recognize it as a photographic possibility is not making a very big leap. But to see something ordinary, something you’d see every day, and recognize it as a photographic possibility – that is what I am interested in.” – Stephen Shore
       
     

“To see something spectacular and recognize it as a photographic possibility is not making a very big leap. But to see something ordinary, something you’d see every day, and recognize it as a photographic possibility – that is what I am interested in.” – Stephen Shore

   “You don’t take a photograph, you make it.” – Ansel Adams
       
     

“You don’t take a photograph, you make it.” – Ansel Adams

   “  Choosing location, maybe a symbolic spot, the light and perspective – and suddenly you know the moment is yours. It must be close to what a fighter feels after jabbing and circling and getting hit, when suddenly there’s an opening, and bang! Right on the button. It’s a fantastic feeling.  ” –   William Klein
       
     

Choosing location, maybe a symbolic spot, the light and perspective – and suddenly you know the moment is yours. It must be close to what a fighter feels after jabbing and circling and getting hit, when suddenly there’s an opening, and bang! Right on the button. It’s a fantastic feeling.” – William Klein

   “The eye should learn to listen before it looks.    ” –   Robert Frank
       
     

“The eye should learn to listen before it looks.” – Robert Frank

  “An original artist is unable to copy. So he has only to copy in order to be original.” – Jean Cocteau
       
     

“An original artist is unable to copy. So he has only to copy in order to be original.” – Jean Cocteau

   “Taking pictures is like tiptoeing into the kitchen late at night and stealing Oreo cookies.” – Diane Arbus
       
     

“Taking pictures is like tiptoeing into the kitchen late at night and stealing Oreo cookies.” – Diane Arbus

   “Time moves in one direction, memory in another.” – William Gibson
       
     

“Time moves in one direction, memory in another.” – William Gibson

   “When you photograph people in colour you photograph their clothes. But when you photograph people in black & white, you photograph their souls.” – Ted Grant
       
     

“When you photograph people in colour you photograph their clothes. But when you photograph people in black & white, you photograph their souls.” – Ted Grant

   “My photographs are more questions than answers.” – Trente Parke
       
     

“My photographs are more questions than answers.” – Trente Parke

   “There’s a crack in everything. That’s how the light gets in.” – Leonard Cohen
       
     

“There’s a crack in everything. That’s how the light gets in.” – Leonard Cohen

   “Photography can only represent the present. Once photographed, the subject becomes part of the past.” – Berenice Abbott
       
     

“Photography can only represent the present. Once photographed, the subject becomes part of the past.” – Berenice Abbott

   “While there is perhaps a province in which the photograph can tell us nothing more than what we see with our own eyes, there is another in which it proves to us how little our eyes permit us to see.” – Dorothea Lange
       
     

“While there is perhaps a province in which the photograph can tell us nothing more than what we see with our own eyes, there is another in which it proves to us how little our eyes permit us to see.” – Dorothea Lange

   “In photography there is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality.” – Alfred Stieglitz
       
     

“In photography there is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality.” – Alfred Stieglitz

   “Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.” – Thomas Merton
       
     

“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.” – Thomas Merton

   “The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.” – Dorothea Lange
       
     

“The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.” – Dorothea Lange

   “Photography is a love affair with life.” – Burk Uzzle
       
     

“Photography is a love affair with life.” – Burk Uzzle

   “Photography takes an instant out of time, altering life by holding it still.” – Dorothea Lange
       
     

“Photography takes an instant out of time, altering life by holding it still.” – Dorothea Lange

  “Photographs open doors into the past, but they also allow a look into the future.” – Sally Mann
       
     

“Photographs open doors into the past, but they also allow a look into the future.” – Sally Mann

   “What makes photography a strange invention is that its primary raw materials are light and time.” – John Berger
       
     

“What makes photography a strange invention is that its primary raw materials are light and time.” – John Berger

   “The human body is the best picture of the human soul.” – Ludwig Wittgenstein
       
     

“The human body is the best picture of the human soul.” – Ludwig Wittgenstein

  “The camera is an excuse to be someplace you otherwise don’t belong. It gives me both a point of connection and a point of separation” – Susan Meiselas
       
     

“The camera is an excuse to be someplace you otherwise don’t belong. It gives me both a point of connection and a point of separation” – Susan Meiselas