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Samuel Lover (Artist, Irish, 1797-1698):

When once the itch of literature comes over a man, nothing can cure it but the scratch of a pen.


Winslow Homer (Artist, American, 1836-1910):

The sun will not rise or set without my notice, and thanks.


Etal Adnan (poet, Lebanese, b.1925):

I write what I see, I paint what I am.


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