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The highest vocation of photography is to explain man to man.
The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.
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.
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.
Instead of just recording reality, photographs have become the norm for the way things appear to us, thereby changing the very idea of reality and of realism.
To collect photographs is to collect the world.
The camera has its own kind of consciousness; in the lens the Garden of Eden itself would become ever so slightly too perfect.
Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
There are times when sorrow seems the only truth.
There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.
Every woman is wrong until she cries, and then she is right - instantly.