Rhetorical Question #37b

As I paint, I'll talk to myself for motivation. In doing so, I often recall lessons and phrases from old teachers. Sometimes I find myself playing the part of the instructor to evaluate my work. In any event, I considered the following question to myself the other day and laughed as I discovered it applied far beyond it's original intent, which was about adding more color to a particular area within the painting. The question was-

Just because you can, does it mean you should?

It's a question that reaches far beyond the limits of painting.