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Wynton Marsalis People have taken time out of their day and spent their money to come sit down at a concert. And it's jazz music-it's not easy for them to get to it. I don't want them ever to feel that I'm taking their presence lightly.
Ian Hamilton Finlay But I can only write what the muse allows me to write. I cannot choose, I can only do what I am given, and I feel pleased when I feel close to concrete poetry - still.
Barbara Kruger I try to deal with the complexities of power and social life, but as far as the visual presentation goes I purposely avoid a high degree of difficulty.
Orison Swett Marden The greatest thing a man can do in this world is to make the most possible out of the stuff that has been given him. This is success, and there is no other.
Peter Facinelli It definitely gets challenging at times. I travel a lot more now, and its never easy having to leave the kids, even if its for a few days.
Josh Billings I think when the full horror of being fifty hits you, you should stay home and have a good cry.
Randall Jarrell The people who live in a golden age usually go around complaining how yellow everything looks.
Evander Holyfield Deep down, I reckon the sweetest moment will come when it's finally all over. When, at last, I know that I can stop fighting. Of course it'll also be a little sad. The sweetest moments, y'know, always come with just a little sadness.
James Cash Penney The greatest teacher I know is the job itself.
Robert Louis Stevenson To be wholly devoted to some intellectual exercise is to have succeeded in life.
Gustav Heinemann War is not the quintessential emergency in which man has to prove himself, as my generation learned at its school desks in the days of the Kaiser rather, peace is the emergency in which we all have to prove ourselves.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez Always remember that the most important thing in a good marriage is not happiness, but stability.
Robert Collier Your chances of success in any undertaking can always be measured by your belief in yourself.
W. H. Auden Before people complain of the obscurity of modern poetry, they should first examine their consciences and ask themselves with how many people and on how many occasions they have genuinely and profoundly shared some experience with another.
Edward Norton People wrestle sometimes making movies, and I think that conflict is a very essential thing. I think a lot of very happy productions have produced a lot of very banal movies.
George Papandreou I think there is a heritage which I'm proud of, which is a fight for democracy, a fight for social justice, a fight for freedom. My grandfather went to jail or exile six times in his life, fighting for his principles for democracy, or for his country. And my father twice.
Beth Ditto A few years back, when my style was 'punk grandma,' I picked up an amazing pair of sandals - orthopaedic ones, with really thick soles. I've given them away to a friend now, because these days my look is more '1980s substitute teacher gone wild.'
Alphonsus Liguori With such thoughts in your mind, now that you have resolved to love Him and please Him with all your strength, your only fear should be to fear God too much and to place too little confidence in Him.
Graham Hill I am an artist. The track is my canvas, and the car is my brush.
Rachael Ray I tried to bake a cake for my mother's birthday - it took me four hours. It was terrible, and I cried for three days.
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