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The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.
The highest vocation of photography is to explain man to man.
The photographer is like the cod, which produces a million eggs in order that one may reach maturity.
Every other artist begins with a blank canvas, a piece of paper ... the photographer begins with the finished product.
To collect photographs is to collect the world.
Photography is for me the simultaneous recognition in a fraction of a second of the significance of an event, as well as of a precise formal organization (i.e. composition) which brings that event to life.
The camera has its own kind of consciousness; in the lens the Garden of Eden itself would become ever so slightly too perfect.
There is a terrible truthfulness about photography that sometimes makes a thing look ridiculous.
A photograph comes into being, as it is seen, all at once.
A photograph is not only an image ... it is also a trace, something directly stencilled off the real, like a footprint or a death mask.
Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.
If you start by promising what you don't even have yet, you'll lose your desire to work towards getting it.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
Keep in mind that the true measure of an individual is how he treats a person who can do him absolutely no good.
Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold.