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Knowledge Quotes: One of my great surprises when I was in America was about twenty-five years ago in Harvard, hearing Randall Jarrell deliver a bitter attack on the way poets were neglected. Yet there were about two thousand people present, and he was being paid five hundred dollars for delivering this attack.
Well I was about to be expelled from school, I had been arrested and a teacher said:
Every other group helps its own members. Women should, too. Be sisters.
Author: Gloria Feldt
Coping with rejection is an important skill to learn and understand when navigating the Art World. Rejection and disinterest is the rule, not the exception.
Author: Paul Russo
Artmaking involves skills that can be learned. . . In large measure becoming an artist consists of learning to accept yourself, which makes your work personal, and in following your own voice, which makes your work distinctive. . . Even talent is rarely distinguishable, over the long run, from perseverance and lots of hard work.
Author: David Bayles
You can't prove Rembrandt is better than Norman Rockwell - although if you actually do prefer Rockwell, I'd say you were shunning complexity, were secretly conservative, and hadn't really looked at either painter's work. Taste is a blood sport.
Author: Jerry Saltz
You should never be in the company of anyone with whom you would not want to die.
It's going to be like herding stray cats, and the political leaders who can do it will be remembered as the same kind of geniuses who pulled off the American Revolution.
Things work out better when you're straight up.
Author: Kate Jacobs
Standing armies can never consist of resolute robust men; they may be well-disciplined machines, but they will seldom contain men under the influence of strong passions, or with very vigorous faculties.
A miscarriage is a natural and common event. All told, probably more women have lost a child from this world than haven't. Most don't mention it, and they go on from day to day as if it hadn't happened, so people imagine a woman in this situation never really knew or loved what she had. But ask her sometime: how old would your child be now? And she'll know.
If we are faithful to God in little things, we shall gain experience and strength that will be helpful to us in the more serious trials of life.
If you really love one another, you will not be able to avoid making sacrifices.
I hate being frightened of things. I'm not someone who can say:
Author: Hugh Jackman
I'm pretty sure I'm going to fall in my GaGa shoes one night on tour and I'm hoping it becomes a Youtube sensation.
Author: Chris Colfer
Get but the truth once uttered, and 'tis likeA star new-born that drops into its placeAnd which, once circling in its placid round,Not all the tumult of the earth can shake.
I'm a happy fellow. I feel very privileged, lucky, that I have had a wonderful life. And that I have been always allowed to do what I love,
Trouble is only opportunity in work clothes.