Architecture arouses sentiments in man. The architect's task therefore, is to make those sentiments more precise.
By: Adolf Loos
Confrontation is not a dirty word. Sometimes it's the best kind of journalism as long you don't confront people just for the sake of a confrontation... viewBy: Don Hewitt
A lot of musicians have a tough time hearing what we're doing in a trio format... viewBy: Branford Marsalis
The first time I ever played the trumpet in public, I played the Marine Hymn. I sounded terrible... viewBy: Wynton Marsalis
I sometimes think God allows Great Britain to be unprincipled for the good of mankind... viewBy: Julia Ward Howe
By the time I returned to Czechoslovakia, I had an understanding of the principles of the market... viewBy: Vaclav Klaus
For me, a play is a form of writing which isn't complete until it is interpreted by actors. But it's still a form of writing. And so most of my time is spent thinking about how to write a sentence... viewBy: Wallace Shawn
Among the weeds choking out growth and good government are the hundreds of boards, commissions, and advisory committees that have sprouted over the years. They devour time, money, and energy far beyond any real contribution they make... viewBy: Mitch Daniels
I know where I'm going to be, I'm not traveling here and there and everywhere. That didn't necessarily prompt me to it but it definitely opened up my mind of saying okay, maybe this is a good time to do this... viewBy: Nia Long
I despise making the most of one's time. Half of the pleasures of life consist of the opportunities one has neglected... viewBy: Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
As things are, and as fundamentally they must always be, poetry is not a career, but a mug's game. No honest poet can ever feel quite sure of the permanent value of what he has written: He may have wasted his time and messed up his life for nothing... viewBy: T. S. Eliot