Quote of the Week
"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.
"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.
"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.
"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.
"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.
"You are engaging in madness. I feel obliged to accompany you...." Alejandro Jodorowsky (born 7 February 1929), Chilean playwright, director, producer, composer, actor, mime, comic book writer, tarot reader, historian and psychotherapist. Best-known for the 1970 film El Topo.
"The writer should never be ashamed of staring. There is nothing that does not require our attention." Mary Flannery O'Connor (25 March 1925 - 3 August 1964) American novelist, short story writer and essayist.
"If you win, by the end of May it's not such a big deal. If you don't win, it's not such a big deal either." Billy Wilder (22 June 1906 - 27 March 2002), Austrian-American journalist, filmmaker, screenwriter and producer.
"If we talk about literacy, we have to talk about how to enhance our children's mastery over the tools needed to live intelligent, creative, and involved lives." Danny Glover (born 22 July 1946), American actor, film director, and political activist.