Der Künstler ist nichts ohne Talent, aber Talent ist nichts ohne Arbeit.
The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work.- Emile ZolaKunst, Talent
Mein Hobby ist Stille.
My hobby is silence.- Leon Russell
One of the greatest things I fear is letting down my people. I wouldn't live with that type of conscience, of having let down my people after they've been brutalized for so long.- Winnie Madikizela-Mandela
Das kapitalistische Amerika hat moderne, unabhängige Frauen hervor gebracht. Niemals in der Geschichte hatten Frauen mehr Entscheidungsfreiheit darin, wie sie sich kleiden, verhalten, arbeiten oder sexuell orientieren.
It is capitalist America that produced the modern independent woman. Never in history have women had more freedom of choice in regard to dress, behavior, career, and sexual orientation.- Camille PagliaFrauen
The airheads of Congress will keep their own plush healthcare plan - it's the rest of us guinea pigs who will be thrown to the wolves.- Camille Paglia
Man kann nicht von sich behaupten, etwas gesehen zu haben, solange man es nicht fotografiert hat.
In my view you cannot claim to have seen something until you have photographed it.- Emile ZolaFotografie
If you live in rock and roll, as I do, you see the reality of sex, of male lust and women being aroused by male lust. It attracts women. It doesn't repel them.- Camille Paglia
There is no female Mozart because there is no female Jack the Ripper.- Camille Paglia
There are two men inside the artist, the poet and the craftsman. One is born a poet. One becomes a craftsman.- Emile Zola
I don't ever worry about whether I'm being true to my country roots. My country roots were adopted. I never worry about what I can do and what I should do. I just do what I want to do.- Emmylou Harris
As citizens we have to be more thoughtful and more educated and more informed. I turn on the TV and I see these grown people screaming at each other, and I think, well, if we don't get our civility back, we're in trouble.- Emmylou Harris
Beauty is our weapon against nature; by it we make objects, giving them limit, symmetry, proportion. Beauty halts and freezes the melting flux of nature.- Camille Paglia
I'm almost totally politically inactive.- Leon Russell
I've avoided the press and a lot of stuff that would have made me more visible just because it's not my style.- Leon Russell
I like to think about stringing songs together like a string of pearls, or a string of beads, but ultimately it has to be stuff that really works with the band, and gives a spin to the older material.- Emmylou Harris
To me acting and singing are worlds apart.- Emmylou Harris
I'm not so much of a person for causes, unless I specifically - for instance, if it's my cause, or some poor people's, I'll try to help. But you won't find me playing for any peace candidates - or any candidates.- Leon Russell
If everybody'd agree to quit using money, I'd be happy to play for free every day for awhile. But I don't play benefits or any kind of fund-raisers. I prefer to play at hospitals, for people who otherwise can't see us. But I can't see playing for causes, whatever the cause may be.- Leon Russell
You use words like 'introvert' and 'extrovert,' various traits of a personality. A lot of that stuff, we used in drama school, and that was kind of interesting, to realize my teachers sort of ripped off a lot of Jung. And how much of it is part of our society now, these phrases, introvert and extrovert, where it actually came from.- Michael Fassbender
What I find really interesting is to try and mix it up, to push myself and try different things. I don't want to stay in my comfort zone. I want to take risks and keep myself scared.- Michael Fassbender
I always approach film as a fan.- Michael Fassbender
I guess in the independent market, I'd be getting offers, but in terms of big studio films, I still have to audition. I don't think my name is that well-known, I don't have much of a following to guarantee box office success yet.- Michael Fassbender
I don't know what's going to happen. I'm flavor of the month at the moment, but somebody else is going to roll around the corner in three months' time. I just want to keep working. I can't stop!- Michael Fassbender
Musik hat die Macht mich aufzuheitern, wie sonst nichts auf der Welt. Sie gibt mir Frieden. Erinnert mich daran, wer ich wirklich bin.
Music has the power to make me feel good like nothing else does. It gives me some peace for a while. Takes me back to who I really am.- Gil Scott-HeronMusik
Emotionen - wenn sie vom Autor zum Ausdruck gebracht werden - gehen durch ein Buch und treffen dann den Leser. Aber es müssen ehrliche Emotionen sein.
The thing is, emotion - if it's visibly felt by the writer - will go through all the processes it takes to publish a story and still hit the reader right in the gut. But you have to really mean it.- Anne McCaffreySchreiben
Well, I grew up on the blues, man!- Gil Scott-Heron
I learnt early on that your audience take the songs in the way they want to rather than the way you might want them too.- Gil Scott-Heron
I miss the movies. Still, I understood that my kind of movie has had its day. I thought it was over for me.- Debbie Reynolds
Colour is not the issue in America; class is.- Gil Scott-Heron
My songs were always about the tone of voice rather than the words.- Gil Scott-Heron
I wanted to be as comfortable in that environment as she was. I moved around those areas in character.- Debbie Reynolds
I had the sets that meant so much to this character built - right in my home, especially the kitchen, which was important both for her character and for your introduction to her when Albert comes to visit.- Debbie Reynolds
I gave it all that I had, and it's gratifying that others seem to be receiving it so well.- Debbie Reynolds
I stopped making movies because I don't like taking my clothes off. Maybe it's realism, but in my opinion, it's utter filth.- Debbie Reynolds
What I used to do between writing fits was feed my kids, ride my horse and go shopping for cat and dog food.- Anne McCaffrey
That's what writing is all about, after all, making others see what you have put down on the page and believing that it does, or could, exist and you want to go there.- Anne McCaffrey
Writing has been so much a part of my life that I'm really quite annoyed that I can't do as much as I used to.- Anne McCaffrey
Make no judgements where you have no compassion.- Anne McCaffrey
Der Unterschied zwischen heutiger Kunst und Kunst aus anderen Zeitaltern sind die Kritiker.
What distinguishes modern art from the art of other ages is criticism.- Octavio PazKunst
Meine Haare waren berühmt bevor ich es war.
My hair was famous before I was.- Christopher Walken
Wie könnte die Umstellung auf das Jahr 2000 ein Problem sein in einem Land, in dem wir Intel und Microsoft haben?
How could this Y2K be a problem in a country where we have Intel and Microsoft?- Al Gore2000
Ich war schon immer fasziniert von jenen, die über den Horizont hinaus blicken und sehen, was auf uns zukommt.
I have always been fascinated with those who try to look over the horizon and see things that are coming at us.- Al GoreFortschritt
Solitude is the profoundest fact of the human condition. Man is the only being who knows he is alone.- Octavio Paz
Social criticism begins with grammar and the re-establishing of meanings.- Octavio Paz
Wisdom lies neither in fixity nor in change, but in the dialectic between the two.- Octavio Paz
Art is an invention of aesthetics, which in turn is an invention of philosophers... What we call art is a game.- Octavio Paz
During my service in the United States Congress, I took the initiative in creating the Internet.- Al Gore
They have a kind of Bob Hope and Bing Crosby thing going on.- Christopher Walken
When you have the facts on your side, argue the facts. When you have the law on your side, argue the law. When you have neither, holler.- Al Gore
I remember that. I was talking to him and I said how great it would be if actors had a tail because I have animals and a tail is so expressive. On a cat you can tell everything. You can tell if they're annoyed. You can tell whether they're scared.- Christopher Walken