Quote of the Week

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.

Quote of the Week: Michael Franti

michael_franti2"Through music I either tame my demons or unleash them and allow them to be what they are. I don't want the music to be about provocation, I want the music to bring you to a place where you feel at home."

Michael Franti
(21 April 1966) is an American poet, musician, and composer of multi-ethnic music.

Quote of the Week: Olafur Eliasson

olafur_eliasson"I was interested in how we engage the world. How do we use our skin as our eyes? If you read a cityscape or a landscape with just your mind, and not your body, it becomes like a picture or representation, not something you really engage with."

Olafur Eliasson (born 1967 in Copenhagen, Denmark), Danish-Icelandic artist.

Quote of the Week: Andrew Bird

andrew_bird"For some reason my voice is more chesty and boomy in the morning. It’s a mix of grogginess and caffeine-inspired confidence, before I remember how to be neurotic."

Andrew Bird (11 July 1973), American musician, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist.

Quote of the Week: Louise Bourgeois

bourgeois"Once I was beset by anxiety but I pushed the fear away by studying the sky, determining when the moon would come out and where the sun would appear in the morning."

Louise Bourgeois (25 Dec 1911), Paris-born American sculptor, painter and printmaker.

Quote of the Week: Bob Costas

bob_costas"I don't believe there's a single American sitting around saying, 'I'd like to see Bob Costas' take on this.'"

Bob Costas (22 March 1952), American sportscaster.

Quote Of The Week: Bridget Riley

bridget_riley"For me nature is not landscape, but the dynamism of visual forces.. an event rather than an appearance. These forces can only be tackled by treating color and form as ultimate identities, freeing them from all descriptive or functional roles."

Bridget Riley (24 April 1931), British Op-art painter.

Quote of the Week: Aimee Mann

aimee_mann"The knock-out punch is always the one you never see coming."

Aimee Mann
(8 September 1950), singer/songwriter.

Quote of the Week: Philip Michael Ondaatje


"The first sentence of every novel should be: Trust me, this will take time but there is order here, very faint, very human. Meander if you want to get to town."

Philip Michael Ondaatje, OC (12 Sept. 1943), Sri Lankan Canadian novelist and poet.

Quote of the Week: Andy Warhol

warhol"I asked ten or fifteen people for suggestions. Finally one lady friend asked the right question: 'Well, what do you love most?' That's how I started painting money."

Andy Warhol (6 Aug. 1928 - 22 Feb. 1987), artist. filmmaker, and pop icon.

Quote of the Week: Michael Bernard Loggins

michael_smile"Life is grand. Life is handy. Life is real."

Michael Bernard Loggins

San Francisco-based artist and author. Read more »

Quote of the Week: Katharine Hepburn

katharine_hepburn"If you always do what interests you, at least one person is pleased."

Katharine Hepburn
(12 May 1907 - 29 June 2003), American actress of film, television and stage.

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