I want to make exalted art. A successful image has pictorial lift. I am looking for whatever is up there.

By : Frank Stella 0 Likes          


But I have never wanted to be a singer, because the exterior part of a career, I don't like very much.

By : Victoria de los Angeles

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The very first time I was on a car in Atlanta, I saw the conductor - all conductors are white - ask a Negro woman to get up and take a seat farther back in order to make a place for a white man. I have also seen white men requested to leave the Negro section of the car.

By : Ray Stannard Baker

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The arts and a belief in the values of the civil rights movement, in the overwhelming virtue of diversity, these were our religion. My parents worshipped those ideals.

By : Jonathan Lethem

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The role of the intelligence - that part of us which affirms and denies and formulates opinions is merely to submit.

By : Simone Weil

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Success is important only to the extent that it puts one in a position to do more things one likes to do.

By : Sarah Caldwell

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Aaron and I will be joined at the hip until the day we die. We have loved and hated each other since the day he was born. He's very much a part of my heart. He's going to broadcasting college now, and he'll do fine. But he came into a world that did not welcome him.

By : Lynn Johnston

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Age gives you a great sense of proportion. You can be very hard on yourself when you're younger but now I just think 'well everybody's absolutely mad and I'm doing quite well'.

By : Steven Morrissey

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I have no problem with the people who work hard to get success. But I think people are very jealous about success. I work very hard and they don't appreciate that.

By : Alain Prost

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After a while I started to think of that as an image of something that went a lot deeper than the dead dog, which is you can't bring back anything to life.

By : Alan Alda

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My forte is playing drunks down the ages. When my agent rings me about a role, I don't ask what the part is, but what century it's in.

By : Johnny Vegas

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I try to avoid a specific image. I seek to play as many different women as I can to avoid having a label put on me.

By : Blythe Danner

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The roads of life are strewn with the wreckage of run-down and half-finished loves.

By : Ralph W. Sockman

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