Salvador Dali Sayings and Quotes

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


Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.     

Salvador Dali

Drawing is the honesty of the art. There is no possibility of cheating. It is either good or bad.     

Salvador Dali

Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.     

Salvador Dali

Wars have never hurt anybody except the people who die.     

Salvador Dali

A true artist is not one who is inspired, but one who inspires others.     

Salvador Dali

Life is too short to remain unnoticed.     

Salvador Dali

Painting is an infinitely minute part of my personality.     

Salvador Dali

Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.     

Salvador Dali

An elegant woman is a woman who despises you and has no hair under her arms.     

Salvador Dalí 

Have no fear of perfection-you'll never reach it.     

Salvador Dali

I don't do drugs. I am drugs.     

Salvador Dali

Great wine requires a mad man to grow the vine, a wise man to watch over it, a lucid poet to make it, and a lover to drink it.     

Salvador Dali

If I'm going to be anything more than average, if anyone is going to remember me, then I need to go further, in art, in life, in everything!     

Salvador Dali

Drawing is the honesty of the art. There is no possibility of cheating. It is either good or bad.     

Salvador Dali

The first man to compare the cheeks of a young woman to a rose was obviously a poet; the first to repeat it was possibly an idiot.     

Salvador Dali

We are all hungry and thirsty for concrete images. Abstract art will have been good for one thing: to restore its exact virginity to figurative art.     

Salvador Dali

The secret of my influence has always been that it remained secret.     

Salvador Dali

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.     

Salvador Dalí 

Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.     

Salvador Dali

Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.     

Salvador Dali

The one thing the world will never have enough of is the outrageous.     

Salvador Dalí 

Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.     

Salvador Dalí 

Instead of stubbornly attempting to use surrealism for purposes of subversion, it is necessary to try to make of surrealism something as solid, complete and classic as the works of museums.     

Salvador Dali

Surrealism is not a movement. It is a latent state of mind perceivable through the powers of dream and nightmare.     

Salvador Dalí 

Surrealism is not a movement. It is a latent state of mind perceivable through the powers of dream and nightmare.     

Salvador Dali

Instead of stubbornly attempting to use surrealism for purposes of subversion, it is necessary to try to make of surrealism something as solid, complete and classic as the works of museums.     

Salvador Dali

Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.     

Salvador Dali

Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.     

Salvador Dali

Don't bother about being modern. Unfortunately it is the one thing that, whatever you do, you cannot avoid.     

Salvador Dali

Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.     

Salvador Dali