Sunday, February 27, 2011

An epic is not made by piecing together a set of heroic lays, adjusting their discrepancies and making them into a continuous narrative.

by - Lascelles Abercrombie

Saturday, February 26, 2011

A good short-story writer has an instinct for sketching in just enough background to ground the specific story.

by - Lynn Abbey

Friday, February 25, 2011

Classical musicians do this all the time. They want perfection. So they piece things together. Eight bars of this and six bars of that. Glenn Gould said that with a recording he wanted to make perfect versions of pieces.

by - John Abercrombie

Thursday, February 24, 2011

I can certainly put myself in Israel's shoes. They are humans just like we are. They want peace and security inside their borders.

by - Mahmoud Abbas

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Bring on your tear gas, bring on your grenades, your new supplies of Mace, your state troopers and even your national guards. But let the record show we ain't going to be turned around.

by - Ralph Abernathy

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

And so I think that if the person has the funds, the network, and the equipment to do this, and also the experience, which is the key factor, then they can be quite deadly.

by - John Abizaid

Monday, February 21, 2011

Didn't come up here to read. Came up here to hit.

by - Hank Aaron

Sunday, February 20, 2011

God continues to work miracles in my life.

by - Willie Aames

Saturday, February 19, 2011

A mad, keen photographer needs to get out into the world and work and make mistakes.

by - Sam Abell

Friday, February 18, 2011

A drink a day keeps the shrink away.

by - Edward Abbey

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Does not the very word 'creative' mean to build, to initiate, to give out, to act - rather than to be acted upon, to be subjective? Living photography is positive in its approach, it sings a song of life - not death.

by - Berenice Abbott

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

As a great man's influence never ends, so also there is not definite finality, no end, to a great survey; it runs along for centuries, ever responsive to the strain of the increasing needs of a growing population and an enlarging domain.

by - Cleveland Abbe

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

As long as I am nothing but a ghost of the civil dead, I can do nothing.

by - Jack Henry Abbott

Monday, February 14, 2011

If my forgeries looked as bad as the CBS documents, it would have been 'Catch Me In Two Days'.

by - Frank Abagnale

Sunday, February 13, 2011

But as the Pope has a long arm, which might reach me in France, I have gone a little out of the way to tell him the plain truths contained in these pages.

by - Edmond About

Saturday, February 12, 2011

A good portion of the airport is on ceded lands, and lease money was paid for that. So the state's collecting lease money because all of a sudden "worthless" land now has an airport on it.

by - Neil Abercrombie

Friday, February 11, 2011

It is by doubting that we come to investigate, and by investigating that we recognize the truth.

by - Peter Abelard

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Today more than ever we need creative minds to address the issues of the age. And one of the most urgent is this: How can humanity know so much, achieve so much, and still fail so many people so badly?

by - King Abdullah II

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

The conventional definition of management is getting work done through people, but real management is developing people through work.

by - Agha Hasan Abedi

Gun crime is a major cause of fear and distress throughout the UK. The problem is deeply entrenched in a wide range of social and cultural factors and therefore not an isolated issue.

by - Diane Abbott

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Child labor and poverty are inevitably bound together and if you continue to use the labor of children as the treatment for the social disease of poverty, you will have both poverty and child labor to the end of time.

by - Grace Abbott

Alvar Aalto Quotes

Building art is a synthesis of life in materialised form. We should try to bring in under the same hat not a splintered way of thinking, but all in harmony together.

by - Alvar Aalto

Monday, February 7, 2011

F. Murray Abraham Quotes

All the stuff that you visualized that was going to work so beautifully, you discover is trashed, so you jump to something else.

by - F. Murray Abraham

Saturday, February 5, 2011

Aaliyah Quotes

All I can do is leave it in God's hands and hope that my fans feel where I'm coming from.

by - Aaliyah

Friday, February 4, 2011

Abdallah II Quotes

Earth's dispossessed are vulnerable targets for extremists: those who teach that global justice is meaningless; that satisfaction can come only in violence, division, and intellectual isolation.

by - Abdallah II

Nicola Abbagnano Quotes

Reason itself is fallible, and this fallibility must find a place in our logic.

by - Nicola Abbagnano

Elvis Presley Quotes

After a hard day of basic training, you could eat a rattlesnake.

by- Elvis Presley

Thursday, February 3, 2011

A team will always appreciate a great individual if he's willing to sacrifice for the group.

by - Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Paula Abdul Quotes

All you can do is the best you can do.

by - Paula Abdul

Tupac Shakur Quotes

All I'm trying to do is survive and make good out of the dirty, nasty, unbelievable lifestyle that they gave me.

by - Tupac Shakur

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Jerry Garcia Quotes

And as far as I'm concerned, it's like I say, drugs are not the problem. Other stuff is the problem. 

by - Jerry Garcia 

Jerry Garcia Quotes,

America is still mostly xenophobic and racist. That's the nature of America, I think.

by - Jerry Garcia

Jay Z Quotes

The average rap life is two or three albums. You're lucky to get to your second album in rap!

by - Jay Z

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Elvis Presley Quotes

A live concert to me is exciting because of all the electricity that is generated in the crowd and on stage. It's my favorite part of the business, live concerts. 

by - Elvis Presley

Bob Dylan Quotes

A person is a success if they get up in the morning and gets to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do. 

by - Bob Dylan 

Jimi Hendrix Quotes

All I'm writing is just what I feel, that's all. I just keep it almost naked. And probably the words are so bland. 

by - Jimi Hendrix

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