Andy Warhol 2

The most exciting thing is not doing it. If you fall in love with someone and never do it, it’s much more exciting.
Andy Warhol

I always thought I’d like my own tombstone to be blank. No epitaph, and no name. Well, actually, I’d like it to say ‘figment.’
Andy Warhol

When I got my first television set, I stopped caring so much about having close relationships.
Andy Warhol

I think having land and not ruining it is the most beautiful art that anybody could ever want to own.
Andy Warhol

I’m bored with that line. I never use it anymore. My new line is ‘In 15 minutes everybody will be famous.’
Andy Warhol

Since people are going to be living longer and getting older, they’ll just have to learn how to be babies longer.
Andy Warhol

What’s great about this country is that America started the tradition where the richest consumers buy essentially the same things as the poorest.
Andy Warhol

I’ll bet there are a lot of artists that nobody hears about who just make more money than anybody. The people that do all the sculptures and paintings for big building construction. We never hear about them, but they make more money than anybody.
Andy Warhol

I think Chris Burden is terrific. I really do.
Andy Warhol

I think the first photograph I did was a ballplayer. It was a way of showing action or something.
Andy Warhol

I always like to see if the art across the street is better than mine.
Andy Warhol

I want to be a machine.
Andy Warhol

When you think about it, department stores are kind of like museums.
Andy Warhol

I think it would be terrific if everybody was alike.
Andy Warhol

I used to have the same lunch every day, for 20 years, I guess, the same thing over and over again.
Andy Warhol

I want to die with my blue jeans on.
Andy Warhol

I always hear myself saying, ‘She’s a beauty!’ or ‘He’s a beauty!’ or ‘What a beauty!’ but I never know what I’m talking about.
Andy Warhol

The clothes of Courreges are so nice.
Andy Warhol

Fantasy love is much better than reality love.
Andy Warhol

Checks aren’t money.
Andy Warhol

Now and then, someone would accuse me of being evil – of letting people destroy themselves while I watched, just so I could film them and tape-record them. But I didn’t think of myself as evil – just realistic.
Andy Warhol

Voyeurism is a director’s job description. It’s an artist’s, too.
Andy Warhol

I think kids should go to high school until they’re 30. No, really, because people are staying younger now and there’s nothing to do. If you stayed longer, then it would be really great.
Andy Warhol

I’ve been invited to the White House about five times. I think the greatest thing would be if they actually invited everybody to the White House every night… they’d just take about 500 people a night. Everybody would just love this country because it’s so thrilling to go there. It really is.
Andy Warhol

Sociological critics are waste makers.
Andy Warhol

So many people seem to prefer my silver-screenings of movie stars to the rest of my work. It must be the subject matter that attracts them, because my death and violence paintings are just as good.
Andy Warhol

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