Our time is so specialised that we have people who know more and more or less and less.

By : Alvar Aalto 0 Likes          


Seriously though, my father was the first African American to sign a contract with the Metropolitan Opera so I grew up with classical music and jazz in the home all the time.

By : Bobby McFerrin

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I escaped one time. In 1971 I was in the free world for six weeks.

By : Jack Henry Abbott

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You're an old-timer if you can remember when setting the world on fire was a figure of speech.

By : Franklin P. Jones

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Anytime you see a turtle up on top of a fence post, you know he had some help.

By : Alex Haley

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I had all the material for a long time, but I was just too busy. Sometimes we'd sit around at home and sing some of these songs at family things, and everyone always said I should record them.

By : June Carter Cash

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It is useless to contend with the irresistible power of Time, which goes on continually creating by a process of constant destruction.

By : E. T. A. Hoffmann

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I think Phish will come back. I just think it's time for a breather.

By : Les Claypool

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Saturday night is your big night. Everybody used to fry up fish and have one hell of a time. Find me playing till sunrise for 50 cents and a sandwich. And be glad of it. And they really liked the low-down blues.

By : Muddy Waters

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I was thinking about doing another film at the same time, which was the sequel to Basic Instinct and I just had a feeling that wasn't going to happen. You know, I just kind of read the writing on the wall.

By : Bruce Greenwood

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The best time is always yesterday.

By : Tatyana Tolstaya

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I rarely believe anything, because at the time of believing I am not really there to believe.

By : Gertrude Stein

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Now when I look back to the Guildford of that time, it seems far more exotic to me than Nagasaki.

By : Kazuo Ishiguro

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