"Music is amazing. There's some metaphysical comfort where it allows you to be isolated and alone while telling you that you are not alone... truly, the only cure for sadness is to share it with someone else."
Quote of the Week
"My family don't listen to R&B -- never have, never will. They only listen to gospel. That's where I get my voice from, I got a gospel voice."
Nathaniel Dwayne Hale AKA Nate Dogg
(19 Aug. 1969 - 15 March 2011),
"So much to do, so little done, such things to be."
Elizabeth Taylor (27 Feb. 1932 - 23 March 2011), English-born American actress.
"How can you prove whether at this moment we are sleeping, and all our thoughts are a dream; or whether we are awake, and talking to one another in the waking state?"
Plato (427 BC – 347 BC), Classical Greek philosopher, mathematician, student of Socrates.
"I do not want people to be very agreeable, as it saves me the trouble of liking them a great deal."
Jane Austen (16 December 1775 – 18 July 1817), English novelist.
"I've never been able to plan my life. I just lurch from indecision to indecision."
(born 21 February 1946), English actor and theatre director.
"As much as the next person, I want to be approved of, but I'm not greedy for that stuff."
Colin Firth (born 10 September 1960), Academy-Award winning English actor.
"She wore her sexuality with an older woman's ease, and not like an awkward purse, never knowing how to hold it, where to hang it, or when to just put it down."
Zadie Smith (born 25 October 1975), English novelist.
"The poet is a madman lost in adventure."
(30 March 1844 - 8 Jan 1896),
French poet associated with the Symbolist movement.
"I am of the opinion that my life belongs to the whole community and as long as I live, it is my privilege to do for it whatever I can. I want to be thoroughly used up when I die, for the harder I work the more I live."
George Bernard Shaw (26 July 1856 - 2 November 1950), Irish playwright and a co-founder of the London School of Economics.