In my opinion, he only may be truly said to live and enjoy his being who is engaged in some laudable pursuit, and acquires a name by some illustrious action, or useful art.
By : Sallust
To want friendship is a great fault. Friendship ought to be a gratuitous joy, like the joys afforded by art or life.
By : Simone Weil
You must be a power on earth, and must therefore accept all the consequences of this position.
By : Lajos Kossuth
The excellency of every art is its intensity, capable of making all disagreeable evaporate.
By : John Keats
The nations must be organized internationally and induced to enter into partnership, subordinating in some measure national sovereignty to worldwide institutions and obligations.
By : Arthur Henderson
I've done my time in being broke in Indonesia. Eating Goat soup. Australia's a developed country, you've got a lot of taxes, rents are high and its quite difficult to survive as an artist especially when you are just coming up.
By : Andrew Jack
Then I went off to Southern Methodist University in Dallas. They had a really wonderful theatre department.
By : Beth Henley
If Turkey is prepared to acknowledge the Armenian Genocide, then its leaders can proceed immediately to direct dialogue with its counterparts in Armenia to define a common vision for the future.
By : Mark Foley
Then in came this script with another very low offer, and another drug addict and a depressing and difficult part to play. I thought, 'Why should I put myself through that for hardly any money?'
By : Ellen Burstyn