You don’t have to agree with this side-swipe to appreciate its pithiness.

‘What a genius, that Picasso,’ he said.  ‘It’s a pity he doesn’t paint.’


Source: Marc Chagall, quoted in Françoise Gilot and Carlton Lake, Life with Picasso (Harmondsworth: Penguin 1966), p. 275

Photo credit: Lia Leslie,


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