Quotes About Blue
There is a reason blue is named most often as a favorite color. Here is what has been said about the color of sea, sky, and blue jeans over the years.
Never has a pigment been better named than ultramarine blue. Fashionable, even today, in its nomenclature! It is ultra in every way.
Karen Fitzgerald, American painter
Blue color is everlastingly appointed by the deity to be a source of delight.
John Ruskin, leading English art critic, watercolorist, draughtsman, art patron, and
Blue color is everlastingly appointed by the deity to be a source of delight. - John Ruskin #color #quotes
Two colors are enough, just blue and white – more might be a nightmare. (Commenting on the works of Douglas Walker)
Jennifer Kostuik, Owner, Kostuik Gallery,
I ripped through the blue shade of the constraints of color.
Kasimir Malevich, Ukrainian cubist painter known for the iconic
Black Square painting, 1878-1935
Let the blue sky meet the blue sea and all is blue for a time.
Moncy Barbour, American poet and painter, 1952-2014
If you see a tree as blue, then make it blue.
Paul Gauguin, French Post-Impressionist painter, 1848-1903
There are connoisseurs of blue just as there are connoisseurs of wine. - Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette #color #quotes
There are connoisseurs of blue just as there are connoisseurs of wine.
Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette, French novelist, 1873-1954
Blue is the only color which maintains its own character in all its tones… it will always stay blue; whereas yellow is blackened in its shades, and fades away when lightened; red when darkened becomes brown, and diluted with white is no longer red, but another color – pink.
Raoul Dufy, French Fauvist painter, 1877-1953
The only color I don’t have is navy brown.
Yogi Berra American Major League Baseball Catcher, Manager, and Hall of Fame Honoree, 1925-2015
This distance lends enchantment to the view, And robes the mountain in its azure hue.
Thomas Campbell, Scottish poet, 1777-1844
Almost without exception, blue refers to the domain of abstraction and immateriality.”
Wassily Kandinsky, Russian-born French Expressionist painter, 1866-1944
Blue is the closest color to truth. - Steven Tyler #color #quotes
Blue is the closest color to truth.
Steven Tyler, American singer-songwriter, best known as the lead singer of the rock band Aerosmith, b. 1948
Blue jeans are the most beautiful things since the gondola.
Diana Vreeland, fashion columnist/editor and consultant to Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1903-1989
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Blue is the color of peace. Water is blue. I like the color blue because it just puts me at peace. The patriotic symbol is blue. I just like blue. ~ Antonio Brown
Blue in me
Blue in you
Will last thru …
To prevail the peace
Needed to breathe
In each corner
Of beautiful earthy spaces…
Uniting rivers, oceans, seas,
With skies to sing bluish-blue …
August 31, 2021
Wonderful! Thanks for sharing.