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1. "Edward Smith: What do you think is the characteristic of a really nice person? Some people you obviously do like more than others.Andy Warhol: Ummm, well, if they talk a lot.ES: What, and don't make you talk?AW: Yeah, yes, that's a really nice person."
Author: Andy Warhol
2. "Interviewer: "Andy do you feel that the public has insulted your art?"Andy Warhol: "Uh no."I: "Why not?"AW: "Uh well I hadn't thought about it."I: "It doesn't bother you at all then?"AW: "Uh no."I: "Well do you think that they have shown a lack of appreciation for what pop art means?"AW: "Uh no."I: "Andy do you think that pop art has sort of reached the point where it's becoming repetitious now?"AW: "Uh yes."I: "Do you think it should break away from being pop art?"AW: "Uh no."I: "Are you just going to carry on?"AW: "Uh yes."
Author: Andy Warhol
3. "I love Andy Warhol!"
Author: Anton Yelchin
4. "If Abstract Expression reached for the sublime, Pop turned ordinary imagery into icons. Roy Lichtenstein and Andy Warhol illuminated the transformative power of context and the process of reproduction. Claes Oldenburg's soft ice-cream cones and hamburgers changed sculpture from hard to soft, from stasis to transformation."
Author: Arne Glimcher
5. "In The Past, Andy Warhol Will Be Psychic For 15 seconds"
Author: Dean Cavanagh
6. "I believe that Ryan Murphy is a genius. His instincts remind me of Andy Warhol. I recently went to the Warhol museum in Pittsburgh, and you can see a lot of echoes of Andy in Ryan's work. Like Andy, Ryan's finger is so on the pulse of culture that he's ahead of culture. Their aesthetic and their vision of the world are very similar."
Author: Dylan McDermott
7. "Andy Warhol is the only genius I've ever known with an I.Q. of 60."
Author: Gore Vidal
8. "Like Andy Warhol and unlike God Almighty, Larry King does not presume to judge; all celebrities are equal in his eyes, saints and sinners alike sharing the same 'Love Boat' voyage into the dark beyond, a former sitcom star as deserving of pious send-off as Princess Diana."
Author: James Wolcott
9. "I keep mementos from everything I've done. I've got my cab driver's license from 'Happiness.' I've got a pair of glasses and a belt buckle from playing John Lennon. I've got a pair of sunglasses from playing Andy Warhol... It's all in a box in the garage."
Author: Jared Harris
10. "Andy Warhol defined Pop Art."
Author: Jeffrey Deitch
11. "How can U say one style is better than another. You ought to be able to be an Abstract Expressionist next week, or a Pop artist, or a realist, without feeling you"ve given up something. ... I think that would be so great, to be able to change styles. And I think that's what's going to happen, that's going to be the whole new scene. - Andy Warhol, 1963"
Author: Legs McNeil
12. "Look, just because I'm an angry, repressed, Irish-Catholic feminist doesn't mean I hate everything. I only hate youth, beauty, the human body, nature, technological change, popular culture, and democracy. Oh, and I forgot to mention sex. And sports. And Andy Warhol. But other than that, I'm cool with whatever the kids are into. Really!"
Author: Mary Gordon
13. "I preferred an artist who transformed his time, not mirrored it." - reference to Andy Warhol"
Author: Patti Smith
14. "But what was interesting about what the Who did is that we took things which were happening in the pop genre and represent them to people so that they see them in a new way. I think the best example is Andy Warhol's work, the image of Marilyn Monroe or the Campbell's soup can."
Author: Pete Townshend

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