The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work.

By : Emile Zola 0 Likes          


All the gold which is under or upon the earth is not enough to give in exchange for virtue.

By : Plato

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If you do anything for too long, it starts to lack edge, to become too easy. Easy is the kiss of death.

By : Julia Ormond

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In the last quarter of the eighteenth century bourgeois Europe needed to emancipate itself from that combination of feudalism and commercial capitalism which we know as mercantilism.

By : C. L. R. James

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I don't particularly like babies. I don't mind them for about four minutes. That's my max. After that I can't quite see what everyone's fussing about.

By : Hugh Grant

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Historians still often see the end of the war as meaning nothing more for Germany than lost territories, lost participation in colonization, and lost assets for the state and individuals. They frequently overlook the most serious loss that Germany suffered.

By : Gustav Stresemann

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I don't believe we need the government's help as much as some think we do. That belief sets me apart from the Democrats, since their way of dealing with everything is to tax and spend.

By : Jesse Ventura

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I see harm reduction as a way of engaging people as part of that path to recovery.

By : Paul R. Ehrlich

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Having those extra dimensions and therefore many ways the string can vibrate in many different directions turns out to be the key to being able to describe all the particles that we see.

By : Edward Witten

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Let your heart feel for the afflictions and distress of everyone, and let your hand give in proportion to your purse.

By : George Washington

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I've been drawing since I was about 3 and I come from a family of artists.

By : Craig McCracken

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Prayer requires more of the heart than of the tongue.

By : Adam Clarke

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I was on the San Diego school board for 4 years, where I watched children successfully matriculate into elementary schools from Head Start programs from all around our city.

By : Bob Filner

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