Jack Williamson Quotes
[Science fiction is] a specialized type of fantasy, in which the prime assumption usually is a new scientific discovery or invention.
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Poverty is an anomaly to rich people; it is very difficult to make out why people who want dinner do not ring the bell.
It seems to me opera is just as relevant as an expressive art as anything else.
My first name, with the rare two-r spelling, came from a sportswriter named Garry Schumacher. My parents didn't know him personally, but my mother liked the spelling.
Some people remaster their records six, seven times, remix it three, four times, spend a million hours, then they always go back and hear a demo of it and they'll say, 'Aw that sounds so much better than the final mix.'
The White Stripes
When I wrote the eight fairy tales that appear in 'Horse, Flower, Bird' I was working toward a completely new form of artistic expression, trying to create a new kind of tale that also felt vintage: innocent and childlike, but haunted. I tried to write a picture-less picture book.
A book is a version of the world. If you do not like it, ignore it; or offer your own version in return.
Cricket, the whole thing, playing, watching, being part of the Gaieties, has been a central feature of my life.
I was watching the Danish version of 'The Killing' when I got the audition for 'The Fall,' and I loved it; it was so original. I approached 'The Fall' with that in mind. I'd no problem with the violence - it was very clear from the script how horrifying the crimes were and that had to be shown, without going to extremes.
I like having a private name and a public name. It helps keep things straight.
S. E. Hinton
When we too are armed and trained, we can convince men that we have hands, feet, and a heart like yours;.
The fans sing my name around the world. When I meet fans, they ask, 'How are you? All good with your family?'
I see a 16-year-old now, and to ask her to take her clothes off would feel really weird. But they were like, 'If you don't do it, then we're not going to book you again.' So I'd lock myself in the toilet and cry and then come out and do it. I never felt very comfortable about it. There's a lot of boobs. I hated my boobs! Because I was flat-chested.