Following are some Andy Warhol quotes which we have in our database of Quotes of Andy Warhol.
Human beings are born solitary, but everywhere they are in chains - daisy chains - of interactivity. Social actions are makeshift forms, often courageous, sometimes ridiculous, always strange. And in a way, every social action is a negotiation, a compromi
People sometimes say the way things happen in the movies is unreal, but actually, it's the way things happen to you in life that's unreal.
What's great about this country is that America started the tradition where the richest consumers buy essentially the same things as the poorest. You can be watching TV and see Coca-Cola, and you can know that the President drinks Coke. Liz Taylor dr
Being good in business is the most fascinating kind of art. Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art.
My fascination with letting images repeat and repeat - or in film's case 'run on' - manifests my belief that we spend much of our lives seeing without observing.
I love Los Angeles, and I love Hollywood. They're beautiful. Everybody's plastic, but I love plastic. I want to be plastic.
I always hear myself saying, 'She's a beauty!' or 'He's a beauty!' or 'What a beauty!' but I never know what I'm talking about.
We live in an age when the traditional great subjects - the human form, the landscape, even newer traditions such as abstract expressionism - are daily devalued by commercial art.
Since I was shot, everything is such a dream to me. Like I don't know whether I'm alive or whether I died. I wasn't afraid before. And having been dead once, I shouldn't feel fear. But I am afraid. I don't understand why.
I always thought I'd like my own tombstone to be blank. No epitaph, and no name. Well, actually, I'd like it to say 'figment.'
I always wished I had died, and I still wish that, because I could have gotten the whole thing over with.
Once you 'got' Pop, you could never see a sign again the same way again. And once you thought Pop, you could never see America the same way again.
People need to be made more aware of the need to work at learning how to live because life is so quick and sometimes it goes away too quickly.
If you want to know all about Andy Warhol, just look at the surface of my paintings and films and me, and there I am. There's nothing behind it.
I just happen to like ordinary things. When I paint them, I don't try to make them extraordinary. I just try to paint them ordinary-ordinary.
What's great about this country is that America started the tradition where the richest consumers buy essentially the same things as the poorest.
Dying is the most embarrassing thing that can ever happen to you, because someone's got to take care of all your details.
I think having land and not ruining it is the most beautiful art that anybody could ever want to own.
The most exciting thing is not doing it. If you fall in love with someone and never do it, it's much more exciting.
I'd asked around 10 or 15 people for suggestions. Finally one lady friend asked the right question, 'Well, what do you love most?' That's how I started painting money.
I like to work when I'm not working - do something that may not be considered work, but to me it's work. Getting exercise by going to the grocery store.
I've decided something: Commercial things really do stink. As soon as it becomes commercial for a mass market it really stinks.
Since people are going to be living longer and getting older, they'll just have to learn how to be babies longer.
During the 1960s, I think, people forgot what emotions were supposed to be. And I don't think they've ever remembered.
So many people seem to prefer my silver-screenings of movie stars to the rest of my work. It must be the subject matter that attracts them, because my death and violence paintings are just as good.
I have Social Disease. I have to go out every night. If I stay home one night I start spreading rumors to my dogs.
I think they should have movies in restaurants. I can't believe that so many people get together just to sit there. It's so abstract… isn't it abstract? What are these people sitting here watching?
It's the movies that have really been running things in America ever since they were invented. They show you what to do, how to do it, when to do it, how to feel about it, and how to look how you feel about it.
I'm bored with that line. I never use it anymore. My new line is 'In 15 minutes everybody will be famous.'
I'm for mechanical art. When I took up silk screening, it was to more fully exploit the preconceived image through the commercial techniques of multiple reproduction.
I've been invited to the White House about five times. I think the greatest thing would be if they actually invited everybody to the White House every night… they'd just take about 500 people a night. Everybody would just love this country bec
I suppose I have a really loose interpretation of 'work', because I think that just being alive is so much work at something you don't always want to do. The machinery is always going. Even when you sleep.
I never understood why when you died, you didn't just vanish, everything could just keep going on the way it was only you just wouldn't be there. I always thought I'd like my own tombstone to be blank. No epitaph, and no name. Well, actuall
I'm the type who'd be happy not going anywhere as long as I was sure I knew exactly what was happening at the places I wasn't going to. I'm the type who'd like to sit home and watch every party that I'm invited to on a monito
I used to think that everything was just being funny but now I don't know. I mean, how can you tell?
Before I was shot, I always thought that I was more half-there than all-there - I always suspected that I was watching TV instead of living life. Right when I was being shot and ever since, I knew that I was watching television.
I'll bet there are a lot of artists that nobody hears about who just make more money than anybody. The people that do all the sculptures and paintings for big building construction. We never hear about them, but they make more money than anybody.
Now and then, someone would accuse me of being evil - of letting people destroy themselves while I watched, just so I could film them and tape-record them. But I didn't think of myself as evil - just realistic.