It’s a joke to think that anyone is one thing. We’re all such complex creatures. But if I’m going to be a poster child for anything anger’s a gorgeous emotion. It gets a bad rap but it can make great changes happen.
Jordan has a strange haunting beauty and a sense of timelessness. Dotted with the ruins of empires once great it is the last resort of yesterday in the world of tomorrow. I love every inch of it.
The communication is in the work and words are no substitute for this.
In Britain by contrast we still think that class plays a part in determining a person’s life chances so we’re less inclined to celebrate success and less inclined to condemn failure. The upshot is that it’s much easier to be a failure in Britain than it is in America.
I am of the very last generation who didn’t have computers at school. As we grow old we’ll become something of an aberration.
The main dangers in this life are the people who want to change everything… or nothing.
Cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.
“If you are interested enough in the climate crisis to read this post, you probably know that 2 degrees Centigrade of warming (or 3.6 degrees Fahrenheit) is the widely acknowledged threshold for “”dangerous”” climate change.
The best things in life are silly.
When the truth is that there would be no great Western music and certainly no decent choral repertoire without the Catholic faith.
I thought to be feminine was to give in to straight culture or the beauty standard but in my heart I had a flair for fashion and style. They were passions I kept secret because I didn’t understand I could love clothes and hair and makeup and still like girls.
At home in Ireland there’s a habit of avoidance an ironical attitude towards the authority figure.
Well for starters we have to do more to create demand for new technologies that can reduce our dependence on foreign oil and environmental degradation.
Thou must be emptied of that wherewith thou art full that thou mayest be filled with that whereof thou art empty.
Man can certainly flee from God… but he cannot escape him. He can certainly hate God and be hateful to God but he cannot change into its opposite the eternal love of God which triumphs even in his hate.
Growing up with my family gave me some of my best memories. I’d like to have a family of my own – slip away for a bit and do nothing but spend those early years with my children.
If at any moment of the day I ever think I’m remotely cool at all which is hardly ever I have two daughters who make sure that never happens.
Inside myself is a place where I live all alone and that is where I renew my springs that never dry up.
Dreams have only the pigmentation of fact.
In a secular age an authentic miracle must purport to be a hoax in order to gain credit in the world.
I needed to be in the bush. There I find solitude and beauty and purity and focus. That’s where my heart lies.
If you continually diet you are putting your body in a quasi-famine situation. It slows your metabolism down and breaks the thermostat. Diets don’t work. They don’t help you understand why you’re eating more than your body wanted in the first place.
I often buy myself presents. Sometimes I will spend $100000 in one day in a posh boutique.
Change means that what was before wasn’t perfect. People want things to be better.
You take the healthiest diet in the world if you gave those people vitamins they would be twice as healthy. So vitamins are valuable.
I feel like my music is just an extension of my acting. I treat the songs like scenes that tell a story… it’s very similar. My favorite thing is when cartoon fans show up to my live gigs! They are always the most kick-butt audience members ’cause they’re not trying to act all cool like a lot of the music fans do! It’s refreshing!!