Paint is any liquid, liquefiable, or mastic composition which, after application to a substrate in a thin layer, is converted to a solid film. It is most commonly used to protect, color or provide texture to objects.
Famous quotes containing the word paint:
“Moral severity in women is only a dress or paint which they use to set off their beauty.”
—François, Duc De La Rochefoucauld (16131680)
“If you pick up some paint with your brush and make somebodys nose with it, this is rather ridiculous when you think of it, theoretically or philosophically. Its really absurd to make an image, like a human image, with paint, today.”
—Willem De Kooning (b. 1904)
“One of the pleasant things those of us who write or paint do is to have the daily miracle. It does come.”
—Gertrude Stein (18741946)