Each particular society begins to feel its strength, whence arises a state of war between different nations.
By : Charles de Secondat
The 1960s were big for folk music, and the Kingston Trio led the way. They were the ones who started it all. The music was fresh and alive. College kids loved it and their parents did, too.
By : George Grove
Turn off the TV and start digging around for information that's not from a corporation trying to make money.
By : Iris DeMent
I'm trying to let winning the world championships settle in right now before I begin training again shortly. During the skating season, we skate on average 20 kilometres a day. On top of that, we're riding a lot and lifting a lot of weights.
By : Clara Hughes
What I would say to the young men and women who are beset by hopelessness and doubt is that they should go and see what is being done on the ground to fight poverty, not like going to the zoo but to take action, to open their hearts and their consciences.
By : Abbe Pierre
I think we raised about 20,000 pounds. There was a live performance thing so we thought we'd donate the equipment for an online charity in Britain. I hated to part with my guitar, but it was for such a great cause.
By : Dan Hawkins
The artist likes to seem totally responsible for his work. Often he begins to explain it, to make it appear as if it were a reasonable process.
By : Arthur Erickson
I'm the Latin artist who has been the most successful in history at representing the Latin culture. The stylings of my words are immodest, but it's the truth.
By : Julio Iglesias
I've chosen to treat my life more like a party than something to stress about.
By : Martin Short