I think it's pretentious to create art just for the sake of stroking the artists ego.

By : Lou Reed 0 Likes          


The chemistry of love is something which is extremely extremely unbelievable. This is something we have planned for more than two years, so I hope that we are going to start in the beginning of next year.

By : Lennart Nilsson

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I have perfected the art of putting my feet on my husband's lap during awards ceremonies so he can rub them.

By : Annette Bening

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I was 7, and I remember being given a part in a play and thinking, This is exciting.

By : Alan Rickman

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This is what happens when you are on the wrong side of 40. Young adults, who could be your children, are now working with you. I was playing their parents or mentor. I started to think: Oh, I am not part of that group any more.

By : Geoffrey Rush

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It was really strange for me when I started to play concerts in America where the audiences were all sitting down.

By : Van Morrison

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Nowhere more truly than in his mental capacities is man a part of nature.

By : Edward Thorndike

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I am aware of changes gradually taking place in my own designs as part of my thinking on this matter.

By : Kenzo Tange

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But the one thing you should. not do is to suppose that when something is wrong with the arts, it is wrong with the arts ONLY.

By : Ezra Pound

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Feast of Stephen, Deacon, First Martyr, the man who will not act until he knows all will never act at all.

By : Jim Elliot

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Claims of right and insistence upon obligations may depend upon treaty stipulations, or upon the rules of international law, or upon the sense of natural justice applied to the circumstances of a particular case, or upon disputed facts.

By : Elihu Root

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Politics is the art of the possible.

By : Otto von Bismarck

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The accent of one's birthplace remains in the mind and in the heart as in one's speech.

By : Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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