Quote of the Week

Quote of the Week: Aldous Huxley

 

"To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries."

(26 July 1894 - 22 November 1963),
English writer.

Quote of the Week: Daniel Webster

 

"Although no sculptured marble should rise to their memory, nor engraved stone bear record of their deeds, yet will their remembrance be as lasting as the land they honored."

Daniel Webster (18 January 1782 - 24 October 1852), American statesman and senator.

Quote of the Week: Bill Hicks

"We all pay for life with death, so everything in between should be free."

(16 December 1961 - 26 February 1994),
American stand-up comedian, social critic, satirist, and musician.

Quote of the Week: Pablo Picasso

"Are we to paint what's on the face, what's inside the face, or what's behind it?"

Pablo Picasso (25 October 1881 - 8 April 1973) was a Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker, ceramicist, and stage designer.

Quote of the Week: Adam Yauch

"Born and bred Brooklyn U.S.A. They call me Adam Yauch, but I'm M.C.A."

Adam Nathaniel Yauch (5 August 1964 - 4 May 2012),
American rapper and songwriter.

Quote of the Week: Thomas Jefferson

"While the farmer holds title to the land, actually, it belongs to all the people because civilization itself rests upon the soil."

Thomas Jefferson (13 April 1743 - 4 July 1826), principal author of the United States Declaration of Independence (1776) and the 3rd President of the United States (1801–1809).

Quote of the Week: Levon Helm

"Anytime I switch to another instrument, I immediately turn it into another kind of drum so that I can understand it better."

Levon Helm (26 May 1940 - 19 April 2012), best known as a singer, drummer, and instrumentalist with The Band.

Quote of the Week: W.H. Auden

"I know nothing, except what everyone knows -- if there when Grace dances, I should dance."

Wystan Hugh Auden (21 February 1907 - 29 September 1973), who published as W. H. Auden, Anglo-American poet.
 

Quote of the Week: Sandy Koufax

"The game has a cleanness. If you do a good job, the numbers say so. You don't have to ask anyone or play politics. You don't have to wait for the reviews.”

Sandy Koufax (30 December 1935), American baseball pitcher.

Quote of the Week: Shel Silverstein

"My skin is kind of sort of brownish pinkish yellowish white... and all the colors I am inside have not been invented yet.”

Shel Silverstein (September 25, 1930 - May 8/9, 1999), American poet, singer-songwriter, musician, composer, cartoonist, screenwriter and author of children's books.

Quote of the Week: Warwick Davis

"I would like to play an average guy. I would have loved to play opposite John Candy in a movie. That was my dream for a long time, and sadly, now I can never realize that. But I'd like to do comedy."

Warwick Davis (born 3 Feb. 1970) English actor and star of HBO's Life's Too Short.

Quote of the Week: Catherine Deneuve

"The paparazzi are nothing but dogs of war."

(born 22 October 1943),
French actress.

Quote of the Week: Thelonious Monk

"Don't play everything (or every time); let some things go by. Some music just imagined. What you don't play can be more important than what you do play."

Thelonious Sphere Monk (10 October 1917 - 17 February 1982), American jazz pianist and composer.

Quote of the Week: J. Edgar Hoover

"We must insist upon full access to discs [UFOs] recovered. In the LA case the Army grabbed it and would not let us have it for cursory examination."

J. Edgar Hoover (1 January 1895 - 2 May 1972), Former Director of the FBI.

Quote of the Week: Johnny Cash

"Sometimes I am two people. Johnny is the nice one. Cash causes all the trouble. They fight."

John R. "Johnny" Cash (26 February 1932 - 12 September 2003), American singer-songwriter.

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