“You have to systematically create confusion, it sets creativity free. Everything that is contradictory creates life” ― Salvador Dalí Photo Dali and his wife Gala
“You have to systematically create confusion, it sets creativity free. Everything that is contradictory creates life.” Salvador Dali
‘The difference between false memories and true ones is the same as for jewels: it is always the false ones that look the most real, the most brilliant.” Salvador Dali Photo: Salvador Dali and Gala (1936)
Gala Dalí (7 September 1894 – June 10, 1982), usually known simply as Gala, was the wife of first Paul Éluard, then Salvador Dalí, and an inspiration for them and many other writers and artists. Gala was born Elena Dmitrievna Diakonova in Kazan, Tatarstan, Russia, to a family of intellectuals. Among her childhood friends was the poet Marina Tsvetaeva. She was a muse for Dalí who said that she was the one who saved him from madness and an early death.
Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.” Salvador Dali
“One day it will have to be officially admitted that what we have christened reality is an even greater illusion than the world of dreams.” Salvador Dali
“Drawing is the honesty of the art. There is no possibility of cheating. It is either good or bad.” Salvador Dali on Drawing
“I don’t do drugs. I am drugs. Take me, I am the drug; take me, I am hallucinogenic.” Salvador Dali