Quote of the Week

Quote of the Week: Studs Terkel

studs-terkel"When you become part of something, in some way you count. It could be a march; it could be a rally, even a brief one. You're part of something, and you suddenly realize you count. To count is very important." Read more »

Quote of the Week: Usher

"I'm a flamboyant type of guy, a cooler version of Liberace."

Usher Raymond IV (born October 14, 1978),
American R&B and pop singer-songwriter and actor.

Quote of the Week: David Mamet

"It's only words... unless they're true."

David Mamet
(30 Nov. 1947), American author, essayist, playwright, screenwriter and film director.

Quote of the Week: Nikos Kazantzakis

"Every perfect traveler always creates the country where he travels."

Nikos Kazantzakis
(18 Feb. 1883 - 26 Oct 1957), Greek writer and philosopher.

Quote of the Week: Jenny Holzer

"Expiring for love is beautiful but stupid."

Jenny Holzer
(born 1950 in Gallipolis, Ohio), American conceptual artist.

Quote of the Week: Paul Newman

paul-newman"I picture my epitaph: "Here lies Paul Newman, who died a failure because his eyes turned brown."

Paul Leonard Newman (26 Jan. 1925 – 26 Sept. 2008), American actor, film director, entrepreneur, humanitarian and auto racing enthusiast.

Quote of the Week: Lily Tomlin

lily-tomlin"Forgiveness means giving up all hope for a better past."

Lily Tomlin
(1 September 1939), American actress, comedian, writer and producer.

Quote of the Week: Neko Case

neko-case"Western culture is into making everyone's feelings black and white. If you're sad, that's negative, automatically. Well, sadness has many parts to it. It can be very gratifying. I'm not saying I sit around being sad all the time, but when I am sad, now, I pay attention to it."

Neko Case (8 September 1970), American alt country singer-songwriter.

Quote of the Week: Andy Goldsworthy

andy-goldsworthy"I am not a performer but occasionally I deliberately work in a public context. Some sculptures need the movement of people around them to work."

Andy Goldsworthy
(26 July 1956), British sculptor, photographer and environmentalist

Quote of the Week: Guy Laliberté

guy-laliberte"Inside every adult there's still a child that lingers. We're happiness merchants -- giving people the opportunity to dream like children."

Guy Laliberté
(2 Sept. 1959 in Quebec City, Canada), founder/CEO of Cirque du Soleil

Quote of the Week: Virginia Woolf

virginia-woolf"This is an important book, the critic assumes, because it deals with war. This is an insignificant book because it deals with the feelings of women in a drawing-room."

Virginia Woolf
(25 Jan. 1882 - 28 March 1941), English novelist and essayist.

Quote of the Week: Denis Leary

denis_leary"Racism isn't born, folks, it's taught. I have a two-year-old son. You know what he hates? Naps! End of list."

Denis Leary
(18 August, 1957) American actor, comedian, writer and director.

Quote of the Week: Scarlett Johansson

scarlett_johansson"I hope they make a video game of me. At least I wouldn't have any cellulite then."

Scarlett Johansson
(22 November 1984), actress and singer, of dual American and Danish citizenship.

Quote of the Week: Tom Robbins

tom_robbins"Disbelief in magic can force a poor soul into believing in government and business."

Thomas Eugene Robbins
(22 July 1936), American author.

Quote of the Week: Agnes de Mille

agnes_de_mille"The truest expression of a people is in its dances and its music. Bodies never lie."

Agnes de Mille
(18 September 1905 – 7 October 1993), an American dancer and choreographer.

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