Find the best quotes by Tracey Emin.
With any story I write, I could actually write it from three or four different perspectives, which would end with a completely different moral at…
The idea that I’m going to have to sit down to write some fiction where I’m going to have to think of a plot would…
One thing about an artist, it doesn’t matter how much your work sells for in your life, it’s going to sell for ten times more…
It’s happened time and time again, but the committee has always decided against it-the work was too conservative or didn’t fit within the budget; there…
I’m not trying to find another thing that’s wrong with me, but I’m such a nice person, and I have a couple of drinks and…
In New York, working at the foundry, I was making these little figures. I desperately would like to make big figures, but I just can’t…
Women, at 50, are on a plateau with their careers, but later they ascend.
My work rarely comes up in secondary market, so it means that my prices stay low.
I’ve got to start using my brain more – I’ve got to be more ethereal and more enlightened.
I’d like to think I inspire young people to be creative.
There is nothing difficult about my work, and people get to hear it from me.
My mum has never wanted me to have children. She thinks I would be destroying my life, even now.
It pleases me that people can be interactive.
I’ve been slagged off completely by the art world.
I never grew up.
I am fiercely independent and I probably wouldn’t be if it wasn’t for the way in which I was brought up.
If I didn’t want to work for a couple of years, I wouldn’t have to-it’s a great feeling, to know I’m doing it because I…
When you don’t have children you have to define and make your own purpose, and make your own reason for being here.
They look at someone like me, and I just really get up their nose. I really wind them up.
There’s so much stuff said about me that’s not true, so now if something is hurtful and wrong, I send an e-mail or letter immediately,…
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