Salvador Dali is seen as one of the most recognizable artists of the 20th century. It's probably a toss up between him and Andy Warhol. Nonetheless, Dali broke new ground in many artistic communities. His art, along with his strange and unique looks, made his popularity grow to what it is today. Perhaps he is best known for his mustache, but his works are what will be most remembered for centuries to come. Read some great Salvador Dali quotes below.
Democratic societies are unfit for the publication of such thunderous revelations as I am in the habit of making.
Don't bother about being modern. Unfortunately it is the one thing that, whatever you do, you cannot avoid.
I seated ugliness on my knee, and almost immediately grew tired of it.
At the age of six I wanted to be a cook. At seven I wanted to be Napoleon. And my ambition has been growing steadily ever since.
Drawing is the honesty of the art. There is no possibility of cheating. It is either good or bad.
Each morning when I awake, I experience again a supreme pleasure - that of being Salvador Dali.
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Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
I don't do drugs. I am drugs.
Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.
Let my enemies devour each other.
The only difference between me and a madman is that I'm not mad.