Secrecy involves a tension which, at the moment of revelation, finds its release.

By : Georg Simmel 0 Likes          


We have an uncanny ability to make birds do what we want them to do. In Blood Simple there's a shot from the bumper of a car and it's going up this road and a huge flock of birds takes off at the perfect moment.

By : Joel Coen

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Zeal without humanity is like a ship without a rudder, liable to be stranded at any moment.

By : Owen Feltham

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This communication alone, by the comparison of the antagonisms, rivalries, movements which give birth to decisive moments, permits the evolution of the soul, whereby a man realizes himself on earth. It is impossible to be concerned with anything else in art.

By : Robert Delaunay

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However, even during the preparations for action, we laid our plans in such a manner that should there be progress through diplomatic negotiation, we would be well prepared to cancel operations at the latest moment that communication technology would have permitted.

By : Hideki Tojo

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Being a working mom is not easy. You have to be willing to screw up at every level.

By : Jami Gertz

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If you have made mistakes, there is always another chance for you. You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing we call 'failure' is not the falling down, but the staying down.

By : Mary Pickford

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They're definitely having their moment now because they know how to work the system, and I know I have to be that way, too, in order to succeed. But it's never been more frustrating for me.

By : Rose McGowan

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Don't make music for some vast, unseen audience or market or ratings share or even for something as tangible as money. Though it's crucial to make a living, that shouldn't be your inspiration. Do it for yourself.

By : Billy Joel

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The right moment wears a full head of hair: when it has been missed, you can't get it back

By : Francois Rabelais

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The BBC has the obligation to think big. And at the moment, that clarion call sounds an uncertain note to me.

By : Jonathan Dimbleby

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The moment you say, 'Please, give me a reason for this', then you are being impossible and temperamental.

By : Montserrat Caballe

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Most things in life are moments of pleasure and a lifetime of embarrassment

By : Tony Benn

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