There was a special challenge in describing the awful childhood of a person who happens to be my own husband. It was very painful at times, for both of us.

By : Pamela Stephenson 0 Likes          


A lot of times I go back to record and to make a tour, but I'm very happy to do it, because it gives me an opportunity to dig and hear what's going on.

By : Dexter Gordon

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As man sows, so shall he reap. In works of fiction, such men are sometimes converted. More often, in real life, they do not change their natures until they are converted into dust.

By : Charles W. Chesnutt

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Slowly poetry becomes visual because it paints images, but it is also musical: it unites two arts into one.

By : Eugenio Montale

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The pains of childbirth were altogether different from the enveloping effects of other kinds of pain. These were pains one could follow with one's mind.

By : Margaret Mead

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I'm kind of a quirky dresser usually. Like today, I'm actually pretty put together, but I dress kind of off sometimes, but that's just part of my personality.

By : Debbie Gibson

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Well, it's taken a long time to get the Department of Homeland Security established. It's taken a long time for the Congress to decide how much it wanted to fund.

By : Warren Rudman

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Sooner or later the arm goes bad. It has to... Sooner or later you have to start pitching in pain.

By : Whitey Ford

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My grandmother lived with us for a short time while I was a child. Old people tend to be slightly more eccentric - they can behave the way they want.

By : Julie Walters

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I decided that now is the time to start doing the things that really interest me and I find important. It was in the 10 years of the MacArthur grant that I began working on my first book... and I began putting more work into environmental history.

By : Jared Diamond

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My ambitions were already very clearly fixed by the time I was 6 or 7.

By : Joshua Lederberg

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I was a teacher for a long time. I taught at a community college: voice, theory, humanities. And nowadays, music education is a dying thing. Funding is being cut more and more and more.

By : Jon Secada

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Dealing with complexity is an inefficient and unnecessary waste of time, attention and mental energy. There is never any justification for things being complex when they could be simple.

By : Edward de Bono

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