Modernity signifies the transitory, the fugitive, the contingent, the half of art of which the other half is the eternal and the immutable.
By : Charles Baudelaire
You know that a given in life in human nature, is that at a sporting event, a baseball game, a football game, you never introduce a politician, is because he'll be booed. I don't care if he's the most beloved person in the world, its part of the game.
By : Mark Russell
If everyone were clothed with integrity, if every heart were just, frank, kindly, the other virtues would be well-nigh useless.
By : Moliere
Men and women should stay apart, till their hearts grow gentle towards one another again.
By : David Herbert Lawrence
In New York one lives in the moment rather more than Socrates advised, so that at a party or alone in your room it will always be difficult to guess at the long term worth of anything.
By : Harold Brodkey
You have to find what makes you stable in the storm. Then, no matter what's happening round you, no matter what the hype or the publicity, you can still manage to make leaps in your work as an artist.
By : Jimmy Smits
By the late '70s I had come to question the point of a great deal of what we were doing, in terms of the CIA's overall charter.
By : Aldrich Ames
There is more He-3 energy on the Moon than we have ever had in the form of fossil fuels on Earth. All we have to do is to go there and get it.
By : Wilson Greatbatch