What she did was to open our eyes to details of country life such as teaching us names of wild flowers and getting us to draw and paint and learn poetry.
By : Laurie Lee
Writing a novel is like making love, but it's also like having a tooth pulled. Pleasure and pain. Sometimes it's like making love while having a tooth pulled.
By : Dean Koontz
But a funny thing happened four years later. I was invited to play for an alumni team against the Red Wings.
By : Ted Lindsay
Find a place inside where there's joy, and the joy will burn out the pain.
By : Joseph Campbell
What is a face, really? Its own photo? Its make-up? Or is it a face as painted by such or such painter? That which is in front? Inside? Behind? And the rest? Doesn't everyone look at himself in his own particular way? Deformations simply do not exist.
By : Pablo Picasso
Painting is damned difficult - you always think you've got it, but you haven't.
By : Paul Cezanne
It's funny, though, because when I first started going to races after we met, I was extremely nervous. It's like being backstage and hoping you don't trip over something or break an amp or accidentally speak into a live microphone, so I was really hesitant.
By : Ashley Judd
We are the last remaining country to allow ourselves two breaks in the season. You just have to look at England, Italy and Spain, they play right through the season. We on the other hand take six weeks off in the winter until the end of January, and that is a luxury.
By : Franz Beckenbauer