How do poems grow? They grow out of your life.

Robert Penn Warren

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Yo-Yo Ma One is that you have to take time, lots of time, to let an idea grow from within. The second is that when you sign on to something, there will be issues of trust, deep trust, the way the members of a string quartet have to trust one another.
Alexander Pope Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
Laura Kightlinger I want to be so famous that drag queens will dress like me in parades when I'm dead.
Jana Novotna Seems like most of the kids today are into other sports other than tennis.
Confucius If you look into your own heart, and you find nothing wrong there, what is there to worry about? What is there to fear?
Willy Brandt It often takes more courage to change one's opinion than to keep it.
Boris Pasternak Art has two constant, two unending concerns: It always meditates on death and thus always creates life. All great, genuine art resembles and continues the Revelation of St John.
Ralph Waldo Emerson I have no hostility to nature, but a child's love to it. I expand and live in the warm day like corn and melons.
Nikos Kazantzakis Beauty is merciless. You do not look at it, it looks at you and does not forgive.
Antisthenes Quarrels often arise in marriages when the bridal gifts are excessive.
Raymond Chandler Television is just one more facet of that considerable segment of our society that never had any standard but the soft buck.
John Lasseter Every single Pixar film, at one time or another, has been the worst movie ever put on film. But we know. We trust our process. We don't get scared and say, 'Oh, no, this film isn't working.'
Stephen Dorff I don't want to just be in the normal kind of teen movie.
Theodore Roosevelt Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
Ken Jennings You watch an old 'Jeopardy!' and the categories alone are very plain. 'Poetry,' or 'Movies,' or 'Physics.' If you watch it now, though, there'll be a theme board where the categories are all Hitchcock movies. Lots more jokes, lots more high-concept categories and questions.
Shelby Lynne I like strength. I depend on my own.
David Mitchell I think all writers of my age who are brought up on films probably by the age of 16 have seen many more films than they have read classics of literature. We can't help but be influenced by film. Film has got some great tricks that it's taught writers.
Bill Gates Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
Meryl Streep I have a very busy life, and not many people who have a career and four kids go out a lot to the movies.
Bernard Hinault Illegal drug use runs contrary to the image of health depicted by cycling. Distributors of these drugs must be prosecuted more harshly as they are ciminals.

Robert Penn Warren

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