Pain is such an important thing in life. I think that as an artist you have to experience suffering.
By : Naomi Watts
I had this idea for a while to do mix this Al Green vibe with a samba thing. I tried to do that in many different ways. Peter added his own modern notion of funk and his own deep background in classical music.
By : Arto Lindsay
There is nothing that special to see when looking at me. I'm a painter who paints day in day out, from morning till evening - figure pictures and landscapes, more rarely portraits.
By : Gustav Klimt
There was a village watercolour society and they'd come and paint in my field. I watched them from the window, the way they would struggle this way and that to find the perfect moment. God has made every angle on that beautiful, and I felt that tremendously.
By : Nicolas Roeg
After great pain, a formal feeling comes. The Nerves sit ceremonious, like tombs.
By : Emily Dickinson
Every country gets the circus it deserves. Spain gets bullfights. Italy gets the Catholic Church. America gets Hollywood.
By : Erica Jong
All a musician can do is to get closer to the sources of nature, and so feel that he is in communion with the natural laws.
By : John Coltrane
We live in the mind, in ideas, in fragments. We no longer drink in the wild outer music of the streets - we remember only.
By : Henry Miller
There is an element of autobiography in all fiction in that pain or distress, or pleasure, is based on the author's own. But in my case that is as far as it goes.
By : William Trevor