What the artist owes the world is his work

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I grew up with no money. My kids will grow up with a lot of money and so it's really important to me, and it will always be a part of my parenting, to keep them conscientious and connected socially to other people.

By : Ryan Phillippe

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The primary distinction of the artist is that he must actively cultivate that state which most men, necessarily, must avoid

By : James Baldwin

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In the 1999 resolution regarding Taiwan's future passed by the Democratic Progressive Party, it is stated very clearly that any change to the status quo of Taiwan must be decided by the people of Taiwan through referenda.

By : Chen Shui-bian

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Last year, the Assembly of the League, as a result of the initiative taken by the Scandinavian nations, further limited and clarified all the provisions of the clause prescribing the duty of states to participate in sanctions.

By : Hjalmar Branting

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If one of us, any of us, any American is traveling in a town somewhere in America and a medical crisis hits them, for someone who is diabetic or perhaps has heart disease or some other problems, where do we get the records to determine what to do?

By : Timothy Murphy

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I know nothing about producing TV drama and any involvement on my part is liable to prove an obstacle to the producers, so I prefer to be a cheerleader and let them get on with it.

By : Bernard Cornwell

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Any work that aspires, however humbly, to the condition of art should carry its justification in every line.

By : Joseph Conrad

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The best part about the movie, and everybody seems to rave about it, is the boot camp part.

By : R. Lee Ermey

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True artists are almost the only men who do their work for pleasure.

By : Auguste Rodin

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It is a most extraordinary thing, but I never read a patent medicine advertisement without being impelled to the conclusion that I am suffering from the particular disease therein dealt with in its most virulent form.

By : Jerome K. Jerome

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To me, photography is an art of observation. It's about finding something interesting in an ordinary place... I've found it has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them.

By : Elliott Erwitt

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Making films is great. You've got 100 people around and you're all dressing up and making weird art-it's a fun group activity.

By : Sean Lennon

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