Quote by Proverb
Lawyers and painters can soon make what's black, white.
This quote suggests that both lawyers and painters have the ability to manipulate or interpret facts and situations in a way that changes or distorts their original meaning. It implies that they possess the skill to alter the truth to benefit their own objectives or narratives. This parallel between lawyers and painters highlights their shared capacity to shape perceptions and influence outcomes through their respective practices.
The artist simply reveals, he doesn't explain. Freud tried to figure this out because he felt it very important to understand what makes a creative person tick. And he said that he had failed. In other words, I don't think that the artist is a scientist; he's almost the antithesis of the scientist. He cannot explain, he can only state. He makes a poetic statement, and the psychiatrist figures out why that is a universal truth. The psychiatrist tells people why they behave the way they do; the artist tells how they behave.
Entrepreneurs are risk takers, willing to roll the dice with their money or reputation on the line in support of an idea or enterprise. They willingly assume responsibility for the success or failure of a venture and are answerable for all its facets. The buck not only stops at their desks, it starts there too.