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Grandma Moses
(1860-1961) born on
Sep 07
US folk painter. She started painting in her late 70s; best known for her documentary paintings of rural life.
         
   
F
Life is what we make it; always has been, always will be.

R
Painting's not important. The important thing is keeping busy.
A
I don't advise any one to take it up as a business proposition, unless they really have talent, and are crippled so as to deprive them of physical labor.
N
I paint from the top down. From the sky, then the mountains, then the hills, then the houses, then the cattle, and then the people.
K
I look back on my life a good day's work, it was done and I am satisfied with it.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "Words of Women Quotations for Success," by Power Dynamics Publishing, 1997.
R: In "Words of Women Quotations for Success," by Power Dynamics Publishing, 1997.
A: Referring to painting. The New York Times," 'How Do I Paint?', 11 May 1947
N: Grandma Moses: My Life's History
K: Grandma Moses: My Life's History
   


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