Without a sense of place the work is often reduced to a cry of voices in empty rooms, a literature of the self, at its best poetic music
By : William Kennedy
War as Napoleon knew it just not possible any more. However, we're very unlikely to accept or recognize "world peace" even when we get it.
By : Bruce Sterling
War, famine, poverty and oppression of the workers will continue while woman makes life cheap. They will cease only when she limits her reproductivity and human life is no longer a thing to be wasted.
By : Margaret Sanger
I will never work merely to make a reputation for myself, to be popular for appearances rather than for what I am. My task is to lead my country through service.
By : King Hussein I
I have been criticized rather strenuously by painters and sculptors for not incorporating their work in our buildings.
By : Minoru Yamasaki
Success is not assured, but America is resolute: this is the best chance for peace we are likely to see for some years to come - and we are acting to help Israelis and Palestinians seize this chance.
By : Condoleezza Rice
Strip the proud nobility of their bloated estates, reduce them to a level with plain republicans, send forth to labor, and teach their children to enter the workshops or handle the plow, and you will thus humble proud traitors.
By : Thaddeus Stevens
Each book, intuitively sensed and, in the case of fiction, intuitively worked out, stands on what has gone before, and grows out of it. I feel that at any stage of my literary career it could have been said that the last book contained all the others.
By : V. S. Naipaul
For all who love freedom and peace, the world without Saddam Hussein's regime is a better and safer place.
By : George W. Bush
In scientific work, those who refuse to go beyond fact rarely get as far as fact.
By : Thomas Huxley
I now believe that major labels can only work with people who care more about fame and money than the quality of the art they produce.
By : Malcolm Wilson