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.
Each morning when I awake, I experience again a supreme pleasure – that of being Salvador Dali.
Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.
The only difference between a madman and myself is that I am not mad.
Drawing is the honesty of the art. There is no possibility of cheating. It is either good or bad.
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.
Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.
The first man to compare the cheeks of a young woman to a rose was obviously a poet; the first to repeat it was possibly an idiot.