Wassily Kandinsky Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Wassily Kandinsky quotes, Wassily Kandinsky sayings, and Wassily Kandinsky proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.'

Each color lives by its mysterious life. Wassily Kandinsky
The artist must train not only his eye but also his soul. Wassily Kandinsky
There is no must in art because art is free. Wassily Kandinsky
Today is the great day of one of the revelations of this world. The interrelationships of these individual realms were illumined as by a flash of lightning; they burst unexpected, frightening, and joyous out of the darkness. Never were they so strongly tied together and never so sharply divided. Wassily Kandinsky
Color is the keyboard, the eyes are the harmonies, the soul is the piano with many strings. The artist is the hand that plays, touching one key or another, to cause vibrations in the soul. Wassily Kandinsky
Color provokes a psychic vibration. Color hides a power still unknown but real, which acts on every part of the human body. Wassily Kandinsky
The sound of colors is so definite that it would be hard to find anyone who would express bright yellow with base notes, or dark lake with the treble. Wassily Kandinsky
Colors produce a spiritual vibration, the impression they create is important only as a step towards this vibration. Wassily Kandinsky
Orange is red brought nearer to humanity by yellow. Wassily Kandinsky
An empty canvas is a living wonder. Far lovelier than certain pictures. Wassily Kandinsky
Every work of art is the child of its time, often it is the mother of our emotions. Wassily Kandinsky
Everything starts from a dot. Wassily Kandinsky
An empty canvas is a living wonder... far lovelier than certain pictures. Wassily Kandinsky
In the hierarchy of colors, green represents the social middle class, self-satisfied, immovable, narrow. Wassily Kandinsky
Color is a power which directly influences the soul. Wassily Kandinsky
Orange is red brought nearer to humanity by yellow. Wassily Kandinsky
Doubts must be resolved alone within the soul. Otherwise one would profane one's own powerful solution. Wassily Kandinsky
The true work of art is born from the 'artist': a mysterious, enigmatic, and mystical creation. It detaches itself from him, it acquires an autonomous life, becomes a personality, an independent subject, animated with a spiritual breath, the living subject of a real existence of being. Wassily Kandinsky
The form itself, even if completely abstract ... has its own inner sound. Wassily Kandinsky