Quotes tagged with trans. Chih-Chung Yung (best)
Ryuji Ayukawa: I wish someone would forcibly take me out of this world.
Mayu Oba: Techniques and knowledge are powerful weapons. But if you don't use them right, your art will lack punch. You have fewer weapons than non-first timers, but at the same time, you are unburdened and lithe. That's the strength of new graduates. The key is trial and error, trial and error, and trial and error. Just do your best.
Yatora Yaguchi: He's probably a genius. And I am... only human after all. I'm not special. I can't be a genius. I can only improve by practicing. Then I'll practice until you can't tell my work from that of a genius.
Haruka Hashida: Even something worth nothing to the world is a treasure when it's made by someone important.
Yatora Yaguchi: If I fail, it's my fault. If I pass, it's all thanks to me.
Masako Saeki: Try to put aside the idea of failure. When you do, the skills and knowledge you've learned until now, along with this work, will all stand by your side.
Yatora Yaguchi: Art conveys things that cannot be conveyed by words. I realized that there are many interesting things and ideas in this world.
Yatora Yaguchi: Before I started drawing, I thought making art was a kind of magic that only a select few could use.
Yatora Yaguchi: I've been holding my breath to stay focused all this time. But if I keep holding my breath, I'll suffocate. Taking a breather is not slacking.
Mayu Oba: It's good to dissect other works. But it's dangerous to make too much of a comparison. You shouldn't aim to get first place but to create your own masterpiece.
Maru Mori: Yaguchi, do you know the origin of paintings? There are many theories, but one of them is prayer. Therefore, when I'm making art, I pray that the person who receives it will go in the right direction.
Haruka Hashida: It's natural to have likes and dislikes. Expensive dishes don't always taste good.
Yotasuke Takahashi: After all this, I'll play Pokémon at home and sleep.
Yatora Yaguchi: What am I doing? I tried to force myself to get excited, knowing coffee would make me drunk. I'm so miserable.
Mayu Oba: Teaching is hard. Even though I'm raising three sons, the goal of art is different from person to person. You have to figure out your goal and how to get there by yourself. I can give advice, but even I don't know where they'll end up. ... It's exciting. I'm eager to find out how they will change in the next 120 days.
Yatora Yaguchi: Talented people are cheaters. They get to improve without much work.
Masako Saeki: People who are true to themselves make great art. Art is a language without words.
Masako Saeki: When you feel joy, excitement, and passion while making art, the viewer will also enjoy your work.
Yatora Yaguchi: Popular things all have some strengths. I too want a strength, a weapon of my own.
Maru Mori: I'm not talented. I just spend more time thinking about art than others. Also, it's necessary to study methods in order to make art. So just brushing it off as "talent" is like I haven't put any effort into it.
Masako Saeki: Isn't it just natural to put everything you have into pursuing your passion?
Sumida: My favorite scenery is burying my face in my girl's boobs.