I have borrowed these words, but have forgotten from whom. Hello, I hope you don't mind me using them.
Another artist- "At the time I was meandering between projects and was looking for some direction." http://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2012/07/does-artistic-collaboration-ever-work/260319/
Einstein - 'The ideas that have lighted my way have been kindness, beauty and truth''