The lawyer has not reached the height of his vocation who does not find therein... scope for a peculiar but genuine artistic function.
By : Frederick Pollock
In the cellars of the night, when the mind starts moving around old trunks of bad times, the pain of this and the shame of that, the memory of a small boldness is a hand to hold.
By : John Leonard
I was totally absorbed in the real world, the politics, the history, the news, and I just couldn't find my way into the fictional world... When I finally could return to writing the novel, it was in fits and starts.
By : David Guterson
Many of the critics today get airline tickets, hotel accommodation, bags, beautiful photographs, gifts and other expenses paid by the distributors, and then are supposed to write serious articles about the movie.
By : Wim Wenders
Beer is not a good cocktail-party drink, especially in a home where you don't know where the bathroom is.
By : Billy Carter
To start with, for example this year, 2004, is the bicentennial of Haitian independence.
By : Edwidge Danticat
The art of dancing stands at the source of all the arts that express themselves first in the human person. The art of building, or architecture, is the beginning of all the arts that lie outside the person
By : Henry Ellis
Paul Simon started piling up a lot of words, more than the bar could handle, and I stopped!
By : Joni Mitchell
This Department of Treasury, run by this administration, using the same tried and true accounting methods that every business in America uses, cast new light on the fiscal severity that our Nation is facing, what some would call a mess.
By : Jim Costa