Quote of the Week

Quote of the Week: Frida Kahlo

frida-kahlo-quote"Feet, what do I need you for when I have wings to fly?"

Frida Kahlo de Rivera
(6 July 1907 – 13 July 1954),
Mexican painter.

Quote of the Week: Tracy Morgan

tracy-morgan-quote"Dress every day like you gonna get murdered in those clothes."

Tracy Morgan
(born 10 November 1968),
American actor and comedian.

Quote of the Week: Cher

cher-quote"I think that the longer I look good, the better gay men feel."

(born Cherilyn Sarkisian 20 May 1946),
American pop singer-songwriter, actress, director and record producer.

Quote of the Week: Jean Paul Sartre

john-paul-sartre"In football (soccer) everything is complicated by the presence of the opposite team."

Jean Paul Sartre
(21 June 1905 – 15 April 1980), French existentialist philosopher, playwright, novelist, screenwriter, political activist, biographer, and literary critic.

Quote of the Week: Mark Rothko

mark-rothko-untitled"I'm not an abstractionist. I'm not interested in the relationship of color or form or anything else. I'm interested only in expressing basic human emotions: tragedy, ecstasy, doom, and so on."

Mark Rothko
(25 Sept. 1903 - 25 Feb. 1970), Latvian-born, American painter.

Quote of the Week: George Saunders

george-saunders"Grief is, in a sense, the bill that comes due for love."

George Saunders
(born 2 December 1958),
American writer of short stories, essays, novellas and children's books.

Quote of the Week: Dennis Hopper

dennis-hopper-quote"There are moments that I've had some real brilliance, you know. But I think they are moments. And sometimes, in a career, moments are enough."

Dennis Hopper
(17 May 1936 - 29 May 2010),
American actor, filmmaker and artist.

Quote of the Week: Ronnie James Dio

ronnie-james-dio-quote"The point is that you can't just flash it. You have to have a face that goes with it. There has to be some emotion behind it..."

Ronnie James Dio (10 July 1942 - 16 May 2010),
American heavy metal vocalist and songwriter.

Quote of the Week: Joan Didion

joan-didion-quote"I have already lost touch with a couple of people I used to be."

Joan Didion
(born 5 December 1934),
American novelist and essayist.

Quote of the Week: Lena Horne

lena-horne"It's ill-becoming for an old broad to sing about how bad she wants it. But occasionally we do."

Lena Horne (30 June 1917 - 9 May 2010),
American singer, actress and dancer.

Quote of the Week: Patti Smith

patti-smith"As far as I'm concerned, being any gender is a drag."

Patti Smith
(born 30 December 1946),
American singer-songwriter, poet and visual artist.

Quote of the Week: Lewis Carroll

lewis-carroll"Sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast."

Lewis Carroll
(27 Jan. 1832 - 14 Jan. 1898),
English author, mathematician, logician, Anglican deacon and photographer.

Quote of the Week: Francis Picabia

Francis_Picabia"The devil follows me day and night, because he is afraid to be alone."

Francis Picabia
(22 January 1879 - 30 November 1953),
French painter and poet.

Quote of the Week: Maria Irene Fornes

maria-irene-fornes"When I'm not doing something that comes deeply from me, I get bored. When I get bored I get distracted and when I get distracted, I become depressed. It's a natural resistance, and it insures your integrity."

Maria Irene Fornes (born 14 May 1930), Cuban-American playwright.

Quote of the Week: Tamara de Lempicka

Tamara-de-Lempicka"I live life in the margins of society, and the rules of normal society don't apply to those who live on the fringe."

Tamara de Lempicka
(16 May 1898 - 18 March 18 1980), Polish Art Deco painter.

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