i really want to worry people, to bother people. i have been bothered my whole life.

She explores femaleness from within, as distinct from the familiar male conventions of looking at it from the outside, from the eyeline of another gender. ... Surrealist fascination with the female body becomes, so to speak, turned inside out.
- Robert Hughes on Louise Bourgeois

Tell your own story, and you will be interesting. Don't get the green disease of envy. Don't be fooled by success and money. Don't let anything come between you and your work.

1 comment:

gold fawn said...

that quote is such a goood one! a mantra!