Robert Mapplethorpe Quotes

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My father wants me to be like my brother, but I can't be.

Robert Mapplethorpe in Father, Brother, Me

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I would never have done what I'd done if I'd considered my father as somebody I wanted to please.

Robert Mapplethorpe

My father wants me to be like my brother, but I can't be.

Robert Mapplethorpe

People don't have time to wait for somebody to paint their portraits anymore. The money is in photography.

Robert Mapplethorpe

To make pictures big is to make them more powerful.

Robert Mapplethorpe

When I work, and in my art, I hold hands with God.

Robert Mapplethorpe

I am obsessed with beauty. I want everything to be perfect, and of course it isn't. And that's a tough place to be because you're never satisfied.

Robert Mapplethorpe

Beauty and the devil are the same thing.

Robert Mapplethorpe