Small natures require despotism to exercise their sinews, as great souls thirst for equality to give play to their heart.

By : Honore de Balzac 0 Likes          


People whose sensibility is destroyed by music in trains, airports, lifts, cannot concentrate on a Beethoven Quartet.

By : Witold Lutoslawski

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How much research I have to do depends on the nature of the story. For fantasy, none at all.

By : Alan Dean Foster

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I hadn't been a recording artist all that long when albums came on the scene, and I was one of the first singers to point the way to how varied an album's contents could be.

By : Mel Torme

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In the human heart new passions are forever being born

By : Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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There exists, between people in love, a kind of capital held by each. This is not just a stock of affects or pleasure, but also the possibility of playing double or quits with the share you hold in the other's heart.

By : Jean Baudrillard

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A lot of times Mick will play me different things, or I'll listen to a cassette, and out of twenty ideas or whatever, I'll find two or three that are just blowing me away, and we'll start working on them right away.

By : Lou Gramm

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On the whole, the psychological work of the last quarter of the nineteenth century emphasized the study of consciousness to the neglect of the total life of intellect and character.

By : Edward Thorndike

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I do not believe that civilization will be wiped out in a war fought with the atomic bomb. Perhaps two-thirds of the people of the earth will be killed.

By : Albert Einstein

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The kinds of shows that seem to work now, the comedy shows, are those which require very little attention. They're superficial and I like articulate comedy.

By : Mary Tyler Moore

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Tim Robbins had real confidence in college. He literally stole actors from the theater department at UCLA to be in his plays. The department heads got so mad at him.

By : Daphne Zuniga

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Well may your heart believe the truths I tell

By : Wilkie Collins

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We're kidding on that. One of the things I insisted upon when we went into this project was that we are full partners, going fifty-fifty, both on the money and on the say of what's going on with the books.

By : Robert Asprin

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