Gerhard Richter Quotes

Gerhard Richter Picture Quote image saying: The desire to please is maligned, unfairly. There are many sides to
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The desire to please is maligned, unfairly. There are many sides to it. First of all, pictures have to arouse interest before people will even look at them, and then they have to show something that holds that interst - and naturally they have to be presentable, just as a song has to be sung well, otherwise people run away. One mustn't underrate this quality, and I have always been delighted when my pieces have also appealed to the museum guards, the laymen.

Gerhard Richter