Quote of the Week

Quote of the Week: Nick Cave

nick_cave2"I'm very happy to hear that my work inspires writers and painters. It's the most beautiful compliment, the greatest reward. Art should always be an exchange."

Nick Cave
(22 September 1957), Australian-born rocker, writer, and occasional actor.

Quote of the Week: Tarō Okamoto

taro_okamoto"Art is a bang!"

Tarō Okamoto (26 February 1911 - 7 January 1996), Japanese artist noted for his abstract and avant-garde paintings and sculpture.
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Quote of the Week: Saul Williams

saul_williams"I sound confident because I don't think it's mine. I feel like I've been used as a vessel by the greater aspects of the universe. I feel spoken through."

Saul Williams (29 February 1972), American writer, actor and musician.

Quote of the Week: Yoko Ono Lennon

yoko_ono"The cynicism that you have is not your real soul."

Yoko Ono Lennon
(18 February 1933), Japanese artist and musician.

Quote of the Week: Michael Chabon

michael_chabon"The First Amendment has the same role in my life as a citizen and a writer as the sun has in our ecosystem."

Michael Chabon (24 May 1963), American author.

Quote of the Week: Ellen Philpotts-Page

ellen_page
"The more I do it, the more I'm like, 'No wonder so many actors have
problems!'..."

Ellen Philpotts-Page (21 February 1987), Canadian actress.

Quote of the Week: Brian DePalma

brian_depalma"The biggest mistake in student films is that they are usually cast so badly, with friends and people the directors know. Actually you can cover a lot of bad direction with good acting."

Brian De Palma (11 September 1940), American film director.

Quote of the Week: Cat Power

cat_power4"Last winter in Paris, I saw my boyfriend with another girl, so it was either me or the guitar, so I broke it."

Cat Power (born Charlyn Marie Marshall, 21 January 1972), American singer/songwriter.
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Quote of the Week: Bettina Werner

bettina_werner"I believe music acts as a shield, surrounding us with protective energy, since it bathes you in shimmering light that deflects away negativity..."

Bettina Werner (Milan, 1965), artist now living in NYC, created The Salt Queen Foundation, developed in the early 1980s.

Quote of the Week: Missy Elliott

missy_elliott"Music should be your escape."

Missy Elliott
(1 July 1971), an American rapper, singer, songwriter, MC, and record producer.

Quote of the Week: Anton Chekhov

anton_chekhov.jpg"We shall find peace. We shall hear the angels, we shall see the sky sparkling with diamonds."

Anton Pavlovich Chekhov
(29 Jan. 1860 - 15 July 1904), Russian short story writer and playwright.

Quote of the Week: Johnny Depp

johnny_depp.jpg“I would do anything Tim [Burton] wanted me to. You know - have sex with an aardvark... I would do it.”

Johnny Depp
(9 June 1963), an American actor who favors portraying eccentric characters.

Quote of the Week: Cormac McCarthy

cormac_mccarthy.jpg"I felt early on I wasn't going to be a respectable citizen."

Cormac McCarthy
(20 July 1933), Pulitzer Prize-winning American novelist.

Quote of the Week: Bob Dylan

bob_dylan_quote.jpg"If I wasn't Bob Dylan, I'd probably think that Bob Dylan has a lot of answers myself."

Bob Dylan (born Robert Allen Zimmerman, 24 May 1941), American singer/songwriter, author, musician, and poet.

Quote of the Week: Sarah Silverman

sarah_silverman.jpg"I don't care if you think I'm racist. I just want you to think I'm thin."

Sarah Kate Silverman
(1 Dec. 1970), American comedian, writer and actress.

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