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Turn loose and have fun. Give the audience a show. (Roy Acuff)

Let's work hard, but take the pressure off ourselves and have some fun with the process. Otherwise, what is the point? (Gaye Adams)

It's as much fun as it ever was, you know, once I get there. Gettin' there is a little harder. (Mose Allison)

It's fun to do a demonstration painting without having to talk, or explain. (Eleanor Blair)

Fun I love, but too much fun is of all things the most loathsome. Mirth is better than fun, and happiness is better than mirth. (William Blake)

It is so much fun exploring each new small advance. Magic happens with a series. It's wonderful to trust your inner instincts and turn off the brain chatter now and then. (Jean Bradley)

From the start it has been the theatre's business to entertain people... it needs no other passport than fun. (Bertolt Brecht)

You can't have more fun than interpreting nature while in the throws of making art. The rest of the world disappears. (Harley Brown)

Creative ideas flourish best in a shop which preserves some spirit of fun. Nobody is in business for fun, but that does not mean there cannot be fun in business. (Leo Burnett)

There is a sort of mediated ecstasy that occurs when you actually do the 'work' of painting. That is to say, you can't have too much fun. (Brett Busang)

Writing stopped being fun when I discovered the difference between good writing and bad and, even more terrifying, the difference between it and true art. And after that, the whip came down. (Truman Capote)

If it's not fun you're doing it wrong. (George Di Carlo)

People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing. (Dale Carnegie)

Is ditchwater dull? Naturalists with microscopes have told me that it teems with quiet fun. (G. K. Chesterton)

Nothing is fun until you're good at it. (Amy Chua)

Just to paint is great fun. The colours are lovely to look at and delicious to squeeze out. Matching them, however crudely, with what you see is fascinating and absolutely absorbing. (Winston Churchill)

It's way too much fun to have technology tools to play with! (Deanne DeForest)

If painting weren't so difficult, it wouldn't be fun. (Edgar Degas)

It's kind of fun to do the impossible. (Walt Disney)

Do what you can, where you are, with what you've got. Break the rules, be different, be dynamic, but above all, be yourself! And have fun doing it! (Paul Dixon)

I never did a day's work in my life – it was all fun. (Thomas Edison)

First of all, I'm doing it because I think it's fun, I think it's the future, and I think it's interesting... (Michael Eisner)

First of all, I'm doing it because I think it's fun, I think it's the future, and I think it's interesting... (Michael Eisner)

Nearly all the things I do that are of any merit at all start off just being good fun, and I think I'm sort of building up to doing something else quite soon. (Brian Eno)

I thought, 'Well, I'll amuse people a little bit.' During lunch hour, while everyone was off to the faculty club and this and that, I set up a bunch of bases down the hallway of the school and I put all of the portraits I had completed... and I waited for the reaction.... that's how I got started again, doing portraits of people around me... (Joe Fafard)

It's kind of fun to see all the different interpretations when a bunch of people are set up at one site. (Brittani Faulkes)

Having fun with our creativity makes us a better artist and a better person. (Gwen Fox)

All the fun's in how you say a thing. (Robert Frost)

Am I having fun? Oh, yeah... and, how can I have more fun? And, do I love what I do? Yes, and do I love the circumstances sometimes? No, but – so what. I am having fun. (Tracey Gibson)

To love what you do and feel that it matters – how could anything be more fun? (Katharine Graham)

After making a very careful, detailed drawing on the paper, I became absorbed in the fun of the painting for many, many days. I spent an entire morning painting one hand! (L. Jean Hager)

Have as much fun as you can and don't feel that the edge of your canvas confines you - let your vision go right on. (Charles Hawthorne)

If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun. (Katharine Hepburn)

-Uncommon Law, 1935...
People must not do things for fun. We are not here for fun. There is no reference to fun in any Act of Parliament. (A. P. Herbert)

Make a commitment to having fun. See your best friends and make time for your hobbies and passions. (Robert Holden)

If you watch a game, it's fun. If you play it, it's recreation. If you work at it, it's golf. (Bob Hope)

We might not have painted a masterpiece, but we sure had fun trying. (Cherry Hunter)

You gotta have fun... (Kristen Innocenti)

I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints - the sinners are much more fun. (Billy Joel)

I'm having as much fun today as I did when I made $55 a week, because it is as much fun. (Larry King)

An intrinsic part of the whole delicious, exuberant fun, and joy of painting consists in simply not having to bother about making a mess, either of one's person, or of the surroundings in which one is at work. (Mervyn Levy)

You wouldn't want any creative process to lose its sense of fun and adventure, but that doesn't mean you can't take it seriously as well. (Charles de Lint)

There is no pleasure in having nothing to do; the fun is in having lots to do and not doing it. (Mary Little)

The desire to have fun during the painting process opens up the mind to producing interesting brushwork. (David Lussier)

I think of life itself now as a wonderful play that I've written for myself... and so my purpose is to have the utmost fun playing my part. (Shirley MacLaine)

When you're too esoteric, you're flaky; when you are too grounded, you're no damn fun. (John McEnulty)

Remember, painting is fun. Like magic, it brings you into another world. The trick is to trick yourself into entering that world. (Dennis McMahon)

Misery comes free. Joy, fun and laughter take planning. (C. W. Metcalf)

When you have confidence, you can have a lot of fun. And when you have fun, you can do amazing things. (Joe Namath)

Become more and more innocent, less knowledgeable and more childlike. Take life as fun - because that's precisely what it is! (Osho)

I'm dying and I'm having fun. And I'm going to keep having fun every day I have left. (Randy Pausch)

-Don't Get Too Comfortable...
I am no fun at all. In fact, I am anti-fun. Not as in anti-violence, but as in anti-matter. I am not so much against fun... as I am the opposite of fun. I suck the fun out of a room. Or perhaps I'm just a different kind of fun; the kind that leaves on bereft of hope; the kind of fun that ends in tears. (David Rakoff)

It's fun to read things when you don't know all the words. Even children love it... they come up against weird words, and the weird words excite them. (Salman Rushdie)

I'm going to have some fun here. I'm going to play around and discover some really neat stuff. (Joel Saltzman)

You've made your bed, now go bounce on it. (Peter Scott)

Still life isn't still. There's a dynamic amid the mundane that can be so much fun. (Nancy Slaght)

It's fun, in a way, to explore what's risky in one's life. (Kiki Smith)

The secret of my vigor and activity is that I have managed to have a lot of fun. (Lowell Thomas)

Getting there is not half the fun – it is ALL the fun. (Robert Townsend)

Struggling hard to achieve something is the most fun I get. (Ted Turner)

A good and wholesome thing is a little harmless fun in this world; it tones a body up and keeps him human and prevents him from souring. (Mark Twain)

I just get up every day and do what seems like the most interesting, fun thing to do. (Jimmy Wales)

People do fun and interesting things because they're fun and interesting. (Jimmy Wales)

Life isn't all beer and skittles, but beer and skittles, or something better of the same sort, must form a good part of every Englishman's education. (Thomas J. Watson, Sr.)

As a painter, I live more in a world of possibilities. What ought to be is far more fascinating and fun that being stuck in the ordinary reality with all its awkwardness, injustice, impermanence, and man-made ugliness. (Frank Webb)

Working with color to achieve intended results can be a challenge, but it can also be fun! (Bride M. Whelan)

Great work comes from great joy. Leave the angst for the movies; do art that is fun. (Jack White)

Friends often think it must be fun to be a painter... When it's going well, it's far more profound than mere fun; when it's not, it's not fun at all. In either event, painting is always deeply fulfilling. (Steve Whitney)

There is nothing more marvelous than doing something you love to do and getting paid for it. It ceases to become work, money, and effort; and it becomes fun, your expression of the joy of life. (Stuart Wilde)

Even though you have to prepare carefully, you want something fun and interesting to do as you play and manipulate the final work. Keep it alive while you're actually doing it. (Alan Wylie)

Finding out who you are is the first step. Accepting who you are can be the hard part. Enhancing who you are is the fun part. (Banne Younker)


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