Leonard Cohen

I never really liked poetry readings I liked to read poetry by myself, but I liked singing, chanting my lyrics to this jazz group.

Leonard Cohen

Most Shared Quotes

Johann Arndt This truth is a remedy against spiritual pride, namely, that none should account himself better before God than others, though perhaps adorned with greater gifts, and endowments.
Johnny Mathis Sometimes being famous gets in the way of doing what you want to do.
Jack Welch Short cycle business are being impacted by credit, and are being impacted by gasoline prices, food, distribution businesses, chemical business.
Ron Silver I can't talk about foreign policy like anyone who's spent their life reading and learning foreign policy. But as a citizen in a democracy, it's very important that I participate in that.
Melinda Gates My background was computer science and business school, so eventually I worked my way up where I was running product groups - development, testing, marketing, user education.
Albert Claude This attempt to isolate cell constituents might have been a failure if they had been destroyed by the relative brutality of the technique employed. But this did not happen.
Luc de Clapiers You must rouse into people's consciousness their own prudence and strength, if you want to raise their character.
Justin Guarini I'm not unknown, yet I'm not super famous where I can't go anywhere.
Harry Emerson Fosdick He who knows no hardships will know no hardihood. He who faces no calamity will need no courage. Mysterious though it is, the characteristics in human nature which we love best grow in a soil with a strong mixture of troubles.
Salvador Dali Each morning when I awake, I experience again a supreme pleasure - that of being Salvador Dali.
Patti Smith What I really like is an intelligent review. It doesn't have to be positive. A review that has some kind of insight, and sometimes people say something that's startling or is so poignant.
William Shakespeare There is a tide in the affairs of men, Which taken at the flood, leads on to fortune. Omitted, all the voyage of their life is bound in shallows and in miseries. On such a full sea are we now afloat. And we must take the current when it serves, or lose our ventures.
Maya Angelou There is a very fine line between loving life and being greedy for it.
Friedrich Nietzsche All truly great thoughts are conceived by walking.
Jack Kevorkian There is nothing anyone can do anyway. The public has no power. The government knows I'm not a criminal. The parole board knows I'm not a criminal. The judge knows I'm not a criminal.
Zac Efron I was influenced when I was younger by the cartoon movies that Disney put out, like Cinderella and what not. I watched those movies over and over when I was younger and the music is ingrained into my head. Nowadays, I'm still humming the tunes. It taught me the fundamentals.
Jack LaLanne You can't get rid of it with exercise alone. You can do the most vigorous exercise and only burn up 300 calories in an hour. If you've got fat on your body, the exercise firms and tones the muscles. But when you use that tape measure, what makes it bigger? It's the fat!
Jamie Oliver What I've enjoyed most, though, is meeting people who have a real interest in food and sharing ideas with them. Good food is a global thing and I find that there is always something new and amazing to learn - I love it!
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel There is no self-knowledge but an historical one. No one knows what he himself is who does not know his fellow men, especially the most prominent one of the community, the master's master, the genius of the age.
Sholem Asch An illness is like a journey into a far country it sifts all one's experience and removes it to a point so remote that it appears like a vision.

Leonard Cohen

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