Sleeping is no mean art: for its sake one must stay awake all day.

By : Friedrich Nietzsche 0 Likes          


It has very little to do with my work, but if your image is not sexy enough, people won't listen. It's part of the game.

By : Sting

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Enthusiasm is the best protection in any situation. Wholeheartedness is contagious. Give yourself, if you wish to get others.

By : David Seabury

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What distinguishes a great artist from a weak one is first their sensibility and tenderness

By : Salman Rushdie

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If they're not temperamental, I don't want them. It's in the nature of a great artist to be that way.

By : Sol Hurok

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They decided to let immigrants in and I am an immigrant. They gave us a chance to participate in this country's life and I took it.

By : Ayaan Hirsi Ali

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Art is the triumph over chaos.

By : John Cheever

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What is new in all of this is that the old poles of attraction represented by nation-states, parties, professions, institutions, and historical traditions are losing their attraction.

By : Jean-Francois Lyotard

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Narrative identity takes part in the story's movement, in the dialectic between order and disorder.

By : Paul Ricoeur

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I started studying shyness in adults in 1972. Shyness operates at so many different levels. Out of that research came the Stanford shyness clinic in 1977.

By : Philip Zimbardo

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We need somebody who's got the heart, the empathy, to recognize what it's like to be a young teenage mom, the empathy to understand what it's like to be poor or African-American or gay or disabled or old - and that's the criterion by which I'll be selecting my judges.

By : Barack Obama

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Then the war became a real problem and along with other shortages, they started to have paper problems.

By : Gil Kane

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Today more than 20,000 communities participate in the National Flood Insurance Program. More than 90 insurance companies sell and service flood service insurance. There are more than four million policies covering the total of $800 billion.

By : Gary Miller

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