Random Banksy Quotes to Ponder from Wall and Piece

Cover of "Wall and Piece"

Cover of Wall and Piece

Thinking outside the box: Think from outside the box, collapse the box and take a fucking sharp knife to it. (p. 237)


Rules: There are no exceptions to the rule that everyone thinks they’re an exception to the rules. (p. 32)


Initiative: A lot of people never use their initiative because no-one told them to. (p. 21)


Technique: I use whatever it takes. Sometimes that just means drawing a moustache on a girl’s face on some billboard, sometimes that means sweating for days over an intricate drawing. Efficiency is the key. (p. 237)

Vandalism: Mindless vandalism can take a bit of thought. (p. 237)


Further Readings and Information

Official Website: http://www.banksy.co.uk/

Website about Banksy’s Oscar Nominated Film, Exit Through the Gift Shop: http://www.banksyfilm.com/

While there are many books about Banksy’s artwork, I highly recommend Wall and Piece (Random House, 2005) For more books by and about Banksy, check out www.amazon.ca and search Banksy.


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