It is cruel, you know, that music should be so beautiful. It has the beauty of loneliness of pain: of strength and freedom. The beauty of disappointment and never-satisfied love. The cruel beauty of nature and everlasting beauty of monotony.

By : Benjamin Britten 0 Likes          


It is almost a definition of a gentleman to say that he is one who never inflicts pain.

By : John Henry Newman

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The concept of romantic love affords a means of emotional manipulation which the male is free to exploit, since love is the only circumstance in which the female is (ideologically) pardoned for sexual activity.

By : Kate Millett

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On Earth, we still have a beautiful atmosphere that precisely maintains a thermally driven climatic system that shelters, shields and sustains our natural treasures.

By : Jay Inslee

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I love to direct my daughter, and act with her, and we both want to work with Jane again.

By : Peter Fonda

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If you already have a piece of music ingrained in your body, why would you not play it?

By : Keith Jarrett

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A beautiful woman must expect to be more accountable for her steps, than one less attractive.

By : Samuel Richardson

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Every pioneer and musician who could carry a musket went into the ranks. Even the sick and foot-sore, who could not keep up in the march, came up as soon as they could find their regiments, and took their places in line of battle, while it was battle, indeed.

By : Joshua Chamberlain

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Everybody in Spain is sick of me. But in America, there's curiosity about the new kid on the block who doesn't speak English very well. The attention makes me feel vulnerable, which is something I hadn't felt in a while. But I like it.

By : Javier Bardem

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A lot of directors don't want the pressure of a movie the size of Pearl Harbor. But I love it. I thrive on it.

By : Michael Bay

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I do love television. But the business is accelerating and people are not getting the chance to fail.

By : Dick Wolf

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You are still lucky - you have a certain type of people who keep buying your music - but then you can get typecast and have to keep making that same music, and you can change only slightly. It's risky to bounce around and change your type of music.

By : Randy Bachman

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Strangely enough I'm better on a stage. I love that I feel like I blossom in front of a whole bunch of people.

By : Hugh Grant

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