The life of the village became more and more affected by strikes and lock-outs.
By : John Grierson
Killing yourself is a major commitment, it takes a kind of courage. Most people just lead lives of cowardly desperation. It's kinda half suicide where you just dull yourself with substances.
By : Robert Crumb
After Nixon resigned in 1974, he engaged in a very aggressive war with history, attempting to wipe out the Watergate stain and memory. Happily, history won, largely because of Nixon's tapes.
By : Bob Woodward
France may claim the happiest marriages in the world, but the happiest divorces in the world are "made in America."
By : Helen Rowland
I wouldn't go up on a stage now if you paid a thousand dollars for one minute of acting. It's a nasty experience. You're up there all by yourself. You're so damn exposed.
By : Elia Kazan
I was never encouraged to do it and I played the accordion, which I hated. I wish I had taken piano because I definitely would have written more songs of my own, but I didn't.
By : Connie Francis
But that's one of the nice things about doing a stage show, if something doesn't work out, you have the luxury of working on it over time.
By : Bea Arthur
Not a living thing was to be seen and the cottages that sat huddled close to the ground remained fast shut
By : Stijn Streuvels
The thoughts of my emotionally so disturbed days must be found again, shifted and developed further. Here and there something of the loose remarks I make must be used, but only when it finds my attention again.
By : Robert Musil