Artists Are Pure, So Is Everyone Else

Artists don’t create for other people, they create for themselves. In that way, artists are no different from anyone else. Humans have passions, and only a tiny, tiny fraction of us turn our passions into careers or even side jobs.

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Charlie Smith
Tormented Artists Aren't 'Crazy'

I had an art history teacher in college who summed up van Gogh’s mental health issues with a wave of a finger around an ear. As a society, we don’t do that anymore. We don’t say ‘crazy,’ we categorize mental illness into disorders that we can identify and treat.

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Charlie Smith