Remembering Marry Cassatt: 7 Inspiring Quotes by The American Painter

Marry Cassatt was an American painter & printmaker. She was known for her Impressionist paintings.

Here are some of her inspiring quotes.

. "The first sight of Degas' pictures was the turning point of my artistic life."

 "Women should be someone and not something."

"It changed my life. I saw art then as I wanted to see it."

"If painting is no longer needed, it seems a pity that some of us are born into the world with such a passion for line and color."

  "I think that if you shake the tree, you ought to be around when the fruit falls to pick it up."

"There are two ways for a painter: the broad and easy one or the narrow and hard one."

 "I have touched with a sense of art some people-they felt the love and the life. Can you offer me anything to compare to that joy for an artist?"

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