But I think that's a particular kind of experience involving a certain immediacy between you and the canvass, you and the particular kind of experience of that particular moment.

By : Donald Judd 0 Likes          


It is my greatest joy to live a really good part, even though it imposes great strain. An artist is tired but proud when he has created a great work of art. So it is with the actor who really lives a great role and is proud of the part he played.

By : Conrad Veidt

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I don't think that what's going on in Bosnia is political activity. It's partly political, but it's partly atavistic as well.

By : John Keegan

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I've always thought that if Israel really wanted to solve the problem, they'd just start tomorrow and push right to the Jordan River, and anything in their way goes. They don't need America or someone else to help.

By : Bruce Dern

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Against the dark background of this contemporary civilization of well-being, even the arts tend to mingle, to lose their identity.

By : Eugenio Montale

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It's not just a hurricane. It's the demand for gas in China... We're paying $3 a gallon, and the oil companies are making historic profits every quarter.

By : Ron Klein

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President Jimmy Carter was a citizen soldier. Ironically, he was considered weak because he didn't kill anybody and he didn't get anyone killed.

By : Andrew Young

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I opened my own restaurant when I was 17. I went broke, then traveled around the country, learning about different kinds of foods, had three other restaurants that went broke. It didn't all start just a few years ago!

By : Paul Prudhomme

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He is not dead who departs from life with a high and noble fame

By : Ludwig Tieck

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One of the men attached to the prison was the occasion of great amusement on the part of the prisoners, as well as the spectators, by taking a large lump of ice to show these strangers from the tropics.

By : Lewis Tappan

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He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by the awful grace of God.

By : Aeschylus

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I'm in this business for too long to be halfhearted about anything.

By : Lou Reed

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The position that I take partly as a result of living in Asia is where you stop living according to your expectations and you become available to experience things as they are.

By : Martha Beck

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