Oscar Wilde Quotes
I like looking at geniuses and listening to beautiful people.
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I don't do detoxes or cleanses; they don't really work for me.
The mind is but too naturally prone to pleasure, but too easily yielded to dissipation.
I think that its easy to think of the environment as all doom and gloom and that, 'What can we do, it's too late. And the polar bears are gone, and everything is gone.' But really, just the little steps that we can make as individuals make a big difference.
Cartooning was a good fit for me. And yet now, years later, I almost never think about it.
Every decent man is ashamed of the government he lives under.
H. L. Mencken
When I was doing all this acting stuff, all these kids, like, assumed, 'Oh, my God, you're on TV, and you probably have a lot of money.' And I was living in a garage.
Trust your gut. You know yourself, so don't let somebody else tell you who you are.
I think I'm an American writer writing about Latin America, and I'm a Latin American writer who happens to write in English.
I'm no ethnomusicologist. There is a connection between the five-note scale used both in traditional Chinese music and the blues, but I don't really understand it. All I know is, whenever I play with Chinese musicians, we seem to belong to the same musical gene pool.
Writing, more than any other art, is indexed to the worthiness of the self because it is identified in people's minds with emotion.
A guitar can be so human, so sorrowful, so angry, and I wanted to figure out how to achieve that vibe without having to actually use guitars, because 'Badlands' is a very futuristic record - and making it that in an era of futuristic music is a really hard thing to do!
Frankly, right is right and wrong is wrong, particularly when a parent is talking to a child. A bright line around moral responsibility is very important.
Edgar Bronfman, Jr.