Quote of the Week

Quote of the Week: Caroline Paul

“You can never know anyone as completely as you want. But that's okay, love is better.”

(born 29 July 1963), 
American writer.

Quote of the Week: Marina Abramović

"The hardest thing to do is something which is close to nothing because it is demanding all of you."

Marina Abramović (born 30 November 1946), New York-based Serbian performance artist who began her career in the early 1970s. She has recently begun to describe herself as the "grandmother of performance art." Abramović's work explores the relationship between performer and audience, the limits of the body, and the possibilities of the mind.

The hardest thing is to do something which is close to nothing because it is demanding all of you.”
 
Marina Abramović (born 30 November 1946), New York-based Serbian performance artist who began her career in the early 1970s. Active for over three decades, she has recently begun to describe herself as the "grandmother of performance art." Abramović's work explores the relationship between performer and audience, the limits of the body, and the possibilities of the mind.
 
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marina_Abramovi%C4%87
"The hardest thing is to do something which is close to nothing because it is demanding all of you.”
 
Marina Abramović (born 30 November 1946), New York-based Serbian performance artist who began her career in the early 1970s. Active for over three decades, she has recently begun to describe herself as the "grandmother of performance art." Abramović's work explores the relationship between performer and audience, the limits of the body, and the possibilities of the mind.
 
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marina_Abramovi%C4%87
 
zengarage.com.au/2013/03/marina-abramovic-and-ulay/

Quote of the Week: Margaret Atwood

"In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.”

(born 18 November 1939),
Canadian poet, novelist, literary critic, essayist, and environmental activist.

Quote of the Week: Billy Corgan

"Your basic person wants to talk about material culture, internet culture. I think about God, cats, nature."

William Patrick "Billy" Corgan, Jr. (born 17 March 1967), American musician, producer, lyricist, writer, professional wrestling promoter, tea shop owner, and occasional slam poet, best known as the frontman and sole permanent member of The Smashing Pumpkins.

Quote of the Week: Dr. Steven Greer

"We're reaching the point where the Earth will have to end the burden we've placed on her, if we don't lift the burden ourselves."

(June 28, 1955), American medical doctor and ufologist who founded the Orion Project and The Disclosure Project.

Quote of the Week: Banana Yoshimoto

"I love feeling the rhythm of other people's lives. It's like traveling."

Banana Yoshimoto AKA よしもと ばなな Yoshimoto Banana,
(born 24 July 1964), pen name of Japanese writer Mahoko Yoshimoto (吉本 真秀子 Yoshimoto Mahoko). She writes her name in hiragana.

Quote of the Week: Rodriguez

"Musicians want to be heard. So I’m not hiding. But I do like to leave it there onstage and be myself, in that sense. Because some people carry it with them."

(AKA Rodríguez and Jesús Rodríguez; born 10 July 1942),
American folk-rock musician based in Detroit, Michigan.

Quote of the Week: Yoko Ono

"The opposite of love is fear, not hate."

(born February 18, 1933),
artist, singer, songwriter, activist.

Quote of the Week: d. Bindi

"It is tremendously narrow-minded to believe that any intelligent life outside of our solar system would have to be carbon-based."

d. Bindi (born 2 August 1947), writer, musician, UFO investigator, Taoist, and Alien Astronaut theorist.

Quote of the Week: Charles Eames

"Choose your corner, pick away at it carefully, intensely and to the best of your ability and that way you might change the world."

Charles Ormond Eames, Jr. (1907 - 1978), American designer.

Quote of the Week: John Madden

“When you have great players, playing great, well that’s great football!”

John Madden (born 10 April 1936), former American professional football player, Super Bowl-winning head coach, and color commentator for NFL telecasts.

Quote of the Week: Aaron Swartz

"Be curious. Read widely. Try new things. I think a lot of what people call intelligence just boils down to curiosity."

Aaron H. Swartz (8 November 1986 - 11 January 2013), 
American computer programmer, writer, political organizer and Internet activist.

Quote of the Week: Jodie Foster

"It's an interesting combination: Having a great fear of being alone, and having a desperate need for solitude and the solitary experience. That's always been a tug of war for me."

Jodie Foster (born 19 November 1962), American actress, film director, and producer.

Quote of the Week: Mr. Gray

"Ignorant people should not breed."

(born 7257 A.Z.),
Intergalactic talk show host, telepathy expert, and pop philosopher. 

Quote of the Week: Ted Hughes

"The only calibration that counts is how much heart people invest, how much they ignore their fears of being hurt or caught out or humiliated. And the only thing people regret is that they didn’t live boldly enough, that they didn’t invest enough heart, didn’t love enough. Nothing else really counts at all."

(17 August 1930 – 28 October 1998),
English poet and children's writer.
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