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Read through the most famous quotes by topic #comics

With comics you can put interesting and solid information in a format that's pretty palatable.

Joe Sacco

#format #information #interesting #palatable #pretty

Thus, sped by currents of curiosity afloat the swift river of rumor do secrets sail to strange ports.

Will Eisner


Comics deal with two fundamental communicating devices: words and images. Admittedly this is an arbitrary separation. But, since in the modern world of communication they are treated as independent disciplines, it seems valid. Actually, the are derivatives of a single origin and in the skillful employment of words and images lies the expressive potential of the medium.

Will Eisner


Abstract art is a product of the untalented, sold by the unprincipled to the utterly bewildered.

Al Capp

#humor #art

Art, as I see it, is any human activity which doesn’t grow out of either of our species’ two basic instincts: survival and reproduction.

Scott McCloud

#comics #creativity #human-activity #instincts #reproduction

Still,[...] in all forms of comics the sequential artist relies upon the tacit cooperation of the reader. This cooperation is based upon the convention of reading and the common cognitive disciplines. Indeed, it is this very voluntary cooperation, so unique to comics, that underlies the contract between artist and audience.

Will Eisner


Because that’s what a comic is, ultimately: a collection of pages. It’s not a flatpanel or a touchscreen, even though that’s where it might eventually be displayed. It’s a page.

John Heffernan

#comic-books #comics #art

All those years I thought that it was power that brought responsibility. It's not. I was wrong. It's responsibility that brings power. It's knowing what needs to be done that brings strength. And courage.

Peter Parker

#wisdom #courage

Around, around the sun we go, the moon goes 'round the earth, we do not die of death - we die of vertigo.

James O'Barr

#graphic-novels #james-o-barr #the-crow #death

I think comics have far more potential than a lot of people realize.

Harvey Pekar

#far #i #i think #lot #more

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