The mind conceives with pain, but it brings forth with delight.

By : Joseph Joubert 0 Likes          


Painting picture by picture, I followed the impressions my eye took in at heightened moments. I painted only memories, adding nothing, no details that I did not see. Hence the simplicity of the paintings, their emptiness.

By : Edvard Munch

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I've always said that playing rugby in Spain is like being a bullfighter in Japan.

By : Javier Bardem

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When I'm writing, I am concentrating almost wholly on concrete detail: the color a room is painted, the way a drop of water rolls off a wet leaf after a rain.

By : Donna Tartt

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There is a thin line that separates laughter and pain, comedy and tragedy, humor and hurt.

By : Erma Bombeck

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Because one of the benefits of getting older, I guess-there are very few benefits, really - most of them are a pain in the butt. People depend on me more

By : Lawrence Halprin

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Last year my boyfriend gave me a painting - a very personal one. I really prefer personal gifts or ones made by someone for me. Except diamonds. That's the exception to the rule.

By : Minnie Driver

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Somehow, the painting soothed him. It verified his fears. But it also informed him that fear was wonderful.

By : Timothy Findley

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Listen, my day job is also Chief Creative Officer for Marvel, and it's a very painful job because we publish a lot of books, and there are things I see where I can punch people out. Therefore, we have some new people now, and the kids are going to read our books.

By : Avi Arad

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I paint because it hurts not to. Pain is in the word painting.

By : Marta Gottfried

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In this movie they took them up in space. They're floating around and doing zero gravity stuff. Well, they had to do it all on wires. All the wires had to be painted black against this black background. If you didn't light it properly you could see the wires. Drove them crazy!

By : John Badham

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The right of self defense never ceases. It is among the most sacred, and alike necessary to nations and to individuals, and whether the attack be made by Spain herself or by those who abuse her power, its obligation is not the less strong.

By : James Monroe

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We need to make sure that the fast-growing States and the balance of States in this country have as much information as available because I cannot imagine the pain as a parent myself of having my child molested by someone in our schools.

By : Jon Porter

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