Everyone is looking for connections between the songs. I don't usually approach a record as a concept. There's no overriding theme I'm trying to represent. It's all about the individual songs.- Tracy Chapman
After it's finished, sometimes I can trace a path that goes back to the possible source of inspiration.- Tracy Chapman
I may be revered or defamed and decried; But I tried to live my life right.- Tracy Chapman
God bless Ray Charles. It was such an honor to meet him and sing with him and actually just to watch him sing from just two feet away.- Norah Jones
A lot of pop people out there are cool, but they overdo it.- Norah Jones
In college I had a weekend gig at a restaurant, a solo thing that was the best practice I could have ever had. That's where I learned to coordinate my singing and my piano playing.- Norah Jones
Wir leben in verrückten Zeiten. Früher habe ich gehustet, um einen Furz zu übertönen, jetzt furze ich, um mein Husten zu übertönen.
Crazy times we're living in. I used to cough to hide a fart, now I'm farting to hide a cough.- UnbekanntLustige Sprüche, Corona-Sprüche
Meine Katze ist schon völlig genervt von mir, weil ich jetzt den ganzen Tag in ihrer Wohnung herum hänge.
My cat is really annoyed by me, now that I hang around in her apartment all day.- UnbekanntKatzen, Corona-Sprüche
'Sind sie als Senior bereit, ihr Leben für das Amerika, das wir alle lieben, für ihre Kinder und Enkel, auf's Spiel zu setzen?'
Wenn das der Deal ist, bin ich dabei.
'As a senior citizen, are you willing to take a chance on your survival in exchange for keeping the America that all America loves for your children and grandchildren?'
If that is the exchange, I'm all in.
Wenn dat Virus erstmal da is, fracht man sich natürlich: Wuhan hat et jelejen?- UnbekanntLustige Sprüche, Corona-Sprüche
Die krasseste Phase des Coronavirus ist die, wenn nichts passiert ist und die Deutschen wochenlang ihre 100 Kilo Nudeln essen müssen.- UnbekanntLustige Sprüche, Corona-Sprüche
Der Bundestag hat soeben beschlossen: Alle Haushalte mit mehr als 10 Rollen Klopapier gelten ab sofort als öffentliche Toiletten.
The government just decided: Every houshold hoarding more than 10 rolls of toilet paper is from now on regarded as a public toilet.- UnbekanntCorona-Sprüche
Viele wussten ja gar nicht, dass sich die Dinosaurier bis kurz vor ihrem Ende zu Asteroiden-Parties getroffen haben.
Many people didn't know, that just before the end, dinosaurs met each other at asteroid parties.- UnbekanntCorona-Sprüche
Warum gibt es in Zeiten von Corona so wenig Klopapier?
Wenn einer niest, machen sich alle um ihn herum in die Hose.
Why is there a shortage of toilet paper in times of Corona?
If someone sneezes, everyone around him shits their pants.
Der Coronavirus wird ab sofort alles verändern. Niemand kann dir sagen, wann es aufhört. Niemand kann dir sagen, wann du wieder zur Arbeit gehen wirst.
Coronavirus will change almost everything going forward. Nobody can tell you when this is going to end. Nobody can tell you when you'll go back to work.- Andrew Cuomo (als Gouverneur von New York), März 2020Coronavirus
Ob psychologisch, oder emotional. Das hier ist genauso eine soziale Krise, wie es eine Gesundheitskrise ist.
Call it psychological, call it feelings. call it emotions. But this is as much a social crisis as a health crisis.- Andrew Cuomo (als Gouverneur von New York), März 2020Coronavirus
Ich wende mich gegen jede dieser zynischen Erwägungen, dass man den Tod von Menschen in Kauf nehmen muss, damit die Wirtschaft läuft.- Olaf Scholz (als Bundesfinanzminister), März 2020Coronavirus
Der jetzige Zustand darf keinen Tag länger dauern, als es medizinisch geboten ist.- Christian Lindner, März 2020Coronavirus
In meinem Leben vergeht kein Tag, ohne dass jemand die Worte 'Monty Python' zu mir sagt. Gar nicht schlecht.
No day of my life passes without someone saying the words 'Monty Python' to me. It's not bad.- Eric Idle
Wir haben erkannt, dass je weniger wir arbeiten, desto mehr Geld verdienen wir.
We've discovered that the less we do, the more money we make.- Eric Idle
When I'm writing a lyric, things can only get so serious before they start becoming humorous.- John Prine
People keep inventing all these new machines, and producers and recording engineers keep wanting to use them.- John Prine
I used to read a lot of Steinbeck, and I admired Roger Miller and Bob Dylan.- John Prine
I feel basically good about my career because it's remained constant. What I do has never been especially in vogue or gotten high on the charts. At the same time, I haven't had to stop performing any of my music because it aged in style.- John Prine
Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will make me go in a corner and cry by myself for hours.- Eric Idle
The Minister of Transport issued this appeal to motorists: Can anyone give him a lift to Leicester?- Eric Idle
Because of my song 'Sam Stone,' a lot of people thought I was interested in writing protest songs. Writing protest songs always struck me as patting yourself on the back.- John Prine
The image is where you have dinner at night, who you're seeing. It's what car you drive and how you dress. People in the industry sell that, and it creates a dream. There's nothing else.- Elle Macpherson
You check to see the facts are correct where business is concerned but if I read everything that was written about me, I'd end up feeling totally insecure about myself.- Elle Macpherson
Ich finde immer etwas, um mich zu beschäftigen.
I always find something to keep me busy.- Amy Sedaris
You look just like you!- Eric Idle
You know, Mamet is not a huge writer of female parts. Most of his movies don't even have women in them, so I'm lucky I'm in it at all.- Elle Macpherson
I wanted so badly to study ballet, but it was really all about wearing the tutu.- Elle Macpherson
People in the fashion industry have used the press a lot more than people in the film industry, because you have nothing to sell except for the image: The image is everything.- Elle Macpherson
David and Dad didn't get along too well growing up. I mean we all got along, but it was harder on David, because David wasn't going to be the son that Dad wanted. But now they're like best friends.- Amy Sedaris
But I always like to play ugly people who think they're pretty.- Amy Sedaris
They just expected it to you know... Paul, Steve and I could have hired our own publicist, if we wanted to, but I kind of liked the way it was more of a cult thing and those that liked it, liked it, you know what I mean?- Amy Sedaris
It was more of their quirky show. It was more like a cult show. The ratings weren't really that high.- Amy Sedaris
Apart from values and ethics which I have tried to live by, the legacy I would like to leave behind is a very simple one - that I have always stood up for what I consider to be the right thing, and I have tried to be as fair and equitable as I could be.- Ratan Tata
I have been constantly telling people to encourage people, to question the unquestioned and not to be ashamed to bring up new ideas, new processes to get things done.- Ratan Tata
If it stands the test of public scrutiny, do it... if it doesn't stand the test of public scrutiny then don't do it.- Ratan Tata
The day I am not able to fly will be a sad day for me.- Ratan Tata
What I would like to do is to leave behind a sustainable entity of a set of companies that operate in an exemplary manner in terms of ethics, values and continue what our ancestors left behind.- Ratan Tata
Wir müssen uns fragen, wer die Feinde sind. Die Feinde sind die Terroristen.
We need to ask who is the enemy, and the enemies are terrorists.- Zbigniew Brzezinski
We should be therefore supporting a larger Europe, and in so doing we should strive to expand the zone of peace and prosperity in the world which is the necessary foundation for a stable international system in which our leadership could be fruitfully exercised.- Zbigniew Brzezinski
We should seek to cooperate with Europe, not to divide Europe to a fictitious new and a fictitious old.- Zbigniew Brzezinski
We now have the opportunity of giving to the USSR its Vietnam war.- Zbigniew Brzezinski
Eurasia is the world's axial supercontinent. A power that dominated Eurasia would exercise decisive influence over two of the world's three most economically productive regions: Western Europe and East Asia.- Zbigniew Brzezinski
Berlin, die größte kulturelle Extravaganz, die man sich vorstellen kann.
Berlin - the greatest cultural extravaganza that one could imagine.- David BowieBerlin