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John Dyer Quotes and Sayings

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The lifestyle that an artist can have,
the freedom to wander in the landscape with no real pressure or deadlines,
was a very attractive one.
- John Dyer

My great love is my home county of Cornwall,
I love to sit and watch people enjoying themselves
on the beaches and in the harbour towns of Cornwall.
- John Dyer

And he that will this health deny, down among the dead men let him lie.
- John Dyer

On my return to Cornwall I discovered that I was living in a tropical paradise.
For now I am content to explore my own home and our
nearest neighbour France.
- John Dyer

 

I want to paint big, bright, optimistic pictures of the place I love.
- John Dyer

Digital media has destroyed much of the magic and mystery of the medium.
- John Dyer

I was told I was talented when I applied to Falmouth
School of Art and that I should consider skipping the
course and proceeding directly to degree level.
- John Dyer

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I have been surrounded by artists and paintings throughout my life.
My father Ted Dyer is an artist, and from a very early
age I have spent time painting and drawing.
- John Dyer

While I was at college studying design I decided to paint.
I was also greatly inspired by the colours that I had
seen on my travels in the Brazilian Rain forest.
- John Dyer

The paintings by Van Gough and Chagall had a big influence on me.
- John Dyer

The majority of my work is from life.
I spend most fine days from May to October painting outside.
- John Dyer

I still take photographs for my own use,
personal studies.
I do not feel that I can fully express my views through
the medium and this is why I have moved towards painting.
- John Dyer

I realised that if I did what I wanted to do,
it would work.
- John Dyer

I studied for my degree in London and consequently
ended up spending five years away from Cornwall.
I deliberately moved away from the coast to experience a different way of life.
- John Dyer

The most amazing thing to me about the sea is the tide.
A harbour like St.
Ives is totally transformed in a very short space of
time by the arrival or departure of the sea.
- John Dyer

I have improved the way in which I paint.
The colours are cleaner and there is more energy in the brush work.
- John Dyer

I have lived in Cornwall from the age of 4,
so I have always been aware of the artistic heritage that the county has.
I feel very proud to be able to connect to this.
- John Dyer

During the winter when the weather is too poor to work outside,
I do use drawings and photographs, but I change my
work so it is not just a time and place study.
- John Dyer

I decided to become a painter when my first four paintings
where all published and attracted a great deal of interest.
I exhibited one of them and it was sold.
- John Dyer

My optimism for life carried through my work.
- John Dyer

In some parts of the world there is very little tidal movement.
- John Dyer

I used to own a dingy and can still sail one if pushed,
but I like the pleasure boats.
- John Dyer

I paint what I see, not what a camera would see.
- John Dyer

Painting is really good fun, I have always enjoyed it.
As long as I paint what I want with the freedom that I enjoy,
I never tire.
- John Dyer

I apply paint directly from the tube and with my fingers.
- John Dyer

I use a wide selection of colours.
It is impossible to produce work like mine using only
the primary colours as they only mix a certain range of colour.
- John Dyer

I really enjoy squeezing out a big lump of paint directly
onto the canvas and leaving it;
fresh,
immediate and sometimes shocking.
- John Dyer

I use about 20 different colours to retain the luminance in my work.
- John Dyer

It's a terrible thing wishing that it can be someone else's tragedy.
- John Dyer

My father is a well known artist, Ted Dyer,
who has been painting for many years.
Our work is very different, but growing up surrounded by paintings,
paints, easels and art books does have an effect.
- John Dyer

I love the sea's sounds and the way it reflects the sky.
The colours that shimmer across its surface are unbelievable.
This, combined with the colour of the water over white sand,
surprises me every time.
- John Dyer

St Michaels Mount is a favourite place of mine;
people will walk across to the Mount all day and assume
they will be able to walk home.
The spectacle of hundreds of people realising that
the path they walked over on is disappearing under
several feet of water is very amusing.
- John Dyer

My definition of success is to live your life in a way
that causes you to feel a ton of pleasure and very little pain -
and because of your lifestyle, have the people around you feel
a lot more pleasure than they do pain.
- Tony Robbins

Cereal eating is almost a marker for a healthy lifestyle.
It sets you up for the day, so you don't overeat.
- Bruce Barton

I don't smoke, don't drink much, and go to the gym five times a week.
I live a healthy lifestyle and feel great.
I can run a marathon, you know.
- Sarah Michelle Gellar

Adopting a new healthier lifestyle can involve changing
diet to include more fresh fruit and vegetables as
well as increasing levels of exercise.
- Linford Christie

I was punished for blowing the whistle on my father's lifestyle.
- Tatum O'Neal

Follow your dreams, work hard, practice and persevere.
Make sure you eat a variety of foods,
get plenty of exercise and maintain a healthy lifestyle.
- Sasha Cohen

Feels good to try, but playing a father,
I'm getting a little older.
I see now that I'm taking it more serious and I do want that lifestyle.
- Adam Sandler

I don't have to live this lavish lifestyle.
- Shia LaBeouf

If you didn't know that I am an actress,
I don't think you could tell from my lifestyle.
I cook and cook and cook.
I like to be with my daughter.
She's 16, so of course I bore her.
- Karen Black

The roughest part of that lifestyle is the travel and early mornings.
- Josie Maran

Imitation is being rewarded.
They're learning that if you fit right in the mold,
you get rewarded.
Music is no longer a form of expression -
it's a means to a lifestyle.
- Mike Watt

Men cannot make Scripture conform to their lifestyle;
they must make their lifestyle conform to Scripture.
- Edwin Louis Cole

My lifestyle is bizarre, but the only thing you need
to know is where the darkroom is.
- Robert Mapplethorpe

I'm just a simple kid from Brooklyn who landed into
the most enchanted lifestyle imaginable.
- Michael Musto

If I have to change my lifestyle, I don't want to live.
- Robert Mapplethorpe

When you turn on your radio, you don't always want
to hear about someone shootin' some person.
Even if that's the lifestyle they live,
people don't always want to hear it.
- Missy Elliot

In the late '70s I started to search for the perfect sound -
whatever that might be,
before that I was mainly interested in drugs,
insanity and the rock'n'roll lifestyle.
- Lou Reed

I've been trying for some time to develop a lifestyle
that doesn't require my presence.
- G. B. Trudeau

It isn't a band.
It's bigger than a band.
It's a lifestyle.
- Zakk Wylde

I have a whole different type of lifestyle.
- Lawrence Taylor

We have the opportunity to provide the first FDA reviewed
and approved over-the-counter option that can help
people lose weight and make changes to their lifestyle and diet.
- Steve Burton

What I learned in jail is that I can't change.
I can't live a different lifestyle-this is it.
This is the life that they gave and this is the life that I made.
- Tupac Shakur

I consider skateboarding an art form,
a lifestyle and a sport.
- Tony Hawk

However, lifestyle intervention requires discipline
with a tangible end result that is within reach.
It requires personal resolve, a lifelong commitment.
- Tim Holden

The sound principle of a topsy-turvy lifestyle in the
framework of an upside-down world order has stood every test.
- Karl Kraus

I am the common man.
I'm polite, I love my family and I play by the rules.
And sometimes I get pushed around.
That's my lifestyle, and that's what I try to bring to characters.
- Eugene Levy

Music is pretty much the lifestyle, not the music itself.
The lifestyle really pulled me off the street.
Made me want to do something organized and positive.
- Brandon Thomas

You know raising a family in the lifestyle of a professional
athlete can be very difficult.
- Robin Yount

Not after the big bust in '92, there's no big drug lifestyle anymore.
I can't talk about it.
Pretty ugly.
- Gene Ween

You need a routine, to be able to spend some time with a person,
and my lifestyle is constantly on the move.
- Patricia Velasquez

Working with my new coach has helped a lot.
I've been a lot more focused and I'm doing all the
little things in order to get faster.
It's been a total lifestyle change really.
- Tyler Christopher

Of course there are moments that you wonder how long
you should be doing it because there are other aspects which are not nice,
of this lifestyle.
But I just love winning.
- Ayrton Senna

I'm living my life, not buying a lifestyle.
- Barbara Kruger

Punk is not just the sound, the music.
Punk is a lifestyle.
- Billie Joe Armstrong

Such lifestyle factors such as cigarette smoking,
excessive alcohol consumption, little physical activity
and low dietary calcium intake are risk factors for
osteoporosis as well as for many other non-communicable diseases.
- Gro Harlem Brundtland

It was my mom and I against the world.
We lived in New York in this bohemian lifestyle where
an extended group of artists and photographers were
like my aunts and uncles.
- Brooke Shields

I'm a junkie.
I like drugs, I like the whole lifestyle,
but it just didn't pay off.
- Gus Van Sant

A lifestyle is what you pay for; a life is what pays you.
- Thomas Leonard

I think worship is a lifestyle, first of all.
- Michael W. Smith


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