Quotes by Salvador Dali

Take me, I am the drug; take me, I am hallucinogenic.
– Salvador Dali
The difference between false memories and true ones is the same as for jewels: it is always the false ones that look the most real, the most brilliant.
– Salvador Dali
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.
– Salvador Dali
The only difference between me and a madman is that I'm not mad.
– Salvador Dali
The secret of my influence has always been that it remained secret.
– Salvador Dali
The terrifying and edible beauty of Art Nouveau architecture.
– Salvador Dali
The thermometer of success is merely the jealousy of the malcontents.
– Salvador Dali
There are some days when I think I'm going to die from an overdose of satisfaction.
– Salvador Dali
This grandiose tragedy that we call modern art.
– Salvador Dali
Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.
– Salvador Dali
Wars have never hurt anybody except the people who die.
– Salvador Dali
We are all hungry and thirsty for concrete images. Abstract art will have been good for one thing: to restore its exact virginity to figurative art.
– Salvador Dali
What is a television apparatus to man, who has only to shut his eyes to see the most inaccessible regions of the seen and the never seen, who has only to imagine in order to pierce through walls and cause all the planetary Baghdads of his dreams to rise from the dust.
– Salvador Dali