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Quotation by Gertrude Stein
Picasso once remarked I do not care who it is that has or does influence me as long as it is not myself.
Gertrude Stein (1874–1946), U.S. author and patron of the arts; relocated to France. "What Are Masterpieces and Why Are There So Few of Them," (1936).
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) was an original and influential visual artist, the painter of a famous portrait of Stein, and her friend.
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