Quote of the Week
"I'm not one of those complicated, mixed-up cats. I'm not looking for the secret to life.... I just go on from day to day, taking what comes." Frank Sinatra (12 Dec. 1915 - 14 May 1998), American singer and actor.
"Let he who is without guilt jerk the first knee." Roger Joseph Ebert (born 18 June, 1942), American film critic and screenwriter.
"In order to fly, all one must do is simply miss the ground." Douglas Adams (11 March 1952 – 11 May 2001), English writer, dramatist, and musician; author of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.
"I am Aretha, upbeat, straight-ahead, and not to be worn out by men and left singing the blues." Aretha Franklin (born 25 March 1942), American singer, songwriter and pianist commonly referred to as The Queen of Soul.
"The longing that there should be something, but maybe the knowledge that there is not, and then the looking for the sensitivity and sensibility wherever -- in nature, or in words, or in writing, or in poetry. Or in music, of course." Ute Lemper (born 4 July 1963), German chanteuse and actress renowned for her interpretation of the work of Kurt Weill.
“Never look at the trombones. You'll only encourage them."
Igor Stravinsky (17 June 1882 - 6 April 1971), Russian composer, pianist, and conductor.
"Love is not love, without a violin playing goat." Julia Roberts (born 28 October 1967), American actress.
"Who is more humble? The scientist who looks at the universe with an open mind and accepts whatever the universe has to teach us, or somebody who says everything in this book must be considered the literal truth and never mind the fallibility of all the human beings involved?" Carl Sagan (9 Nov. 1934 - 20 Dec. 1996), American astronomer, astrophysicist, author, and cosmologist.
"Things need not have happened to be true. Tales and adventures are the shadow truths that will endure when mere facts are dust and ashes and forgotten." Neil Richard Gaiman (born 10 November 1960), English author of science fiction and fantasy short stories and novels, graphic novels, comics, audio theatre, and films.