You have to step over the boundaries sometimes just to find out where theyare.
2002 Quoted on www.bbc.co.uk, 20 Sep.
I can’t wait to get into a position to make really bad art and get away with it. At the moment if I did certain things people would look at it, consider it and then say "f off". But after a while you can get away with things.Damien Hirst
I just wanted to find out where the boundaries were. So far I've found there aren't any. I just wanted to be stopped, and no one will stop me.Damien Hirst
The best spot painting you can have by me is one painted by Rachel.Damien Hirst
What I really like is minimum effort for maximum effect. Like with Picasso's Bull's Heada bike seat and handlebars.Damien Hirst
Sometimes I have nothing to say. I often want to communicate this.Damien Hirst