I will feel equality has arrived when we can elect to office women who are as incompetent as some of the men who are already there.
When followed correctly the Dukan Diet is both a safe and effective method of weight loss.
I’m happy to report that my inner child is still ageless.
My parents were vegetarians. I’d show up at school this giant black kid with none of the cool clothes and a tofu sandwich and celery sticks.
When we are afraid we ought not to occupy ourselves with endeavoring to prove that there is no danger but in strengthening ourselves to go on in spite of the danger.
I try to keep a low profile in general. Not with my art but just as a person.
The trouble with this country is that there are too many politicians who believe with a conviction based on experience that you can fool all of the people all of the time.
If cooking becomes an art form rather than a means of providing a reasonable diet then something is clearly wrong.
In old age we are like a batch of letters that someone has sent. We are no longer in the past we have arrived.
For electronica music David Linton has been doing this series called Unity Gain which is pretty cool.
Fear doesn’t exist anywhere except in the mind.
The essential function of art is moral. But a passionate implicit morality not didactic. A morality which changes the blood rather than the mind.
I had some experience in dealing with people who have mental illness and depression but I didn’t see the signs in myself. I couldn’t ask for help because I didn’t know I needed help.
The world needs dreamers and the world needs doers. But above all the world needs dreamers who do.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age which mean never losing your enthusiasm.
Never judge someone by who he’s in love with judge him by his friends. People fall in love with the most appalling people. Take a cool appraising glance at his pals.
In itself homosexuality is as limiting as heterosexuality: the ideal should be to be capable of loving a woman or a man either a human being without feeling fear restraint or obligation.
These days newish art can be priced between $10000 and $25000. When I tell artists that a new painting by a newish artist should go for around $1200 they look at me like I’m a flesh-eating virus.
Surfing soothes me it’s always been a kind of Zen experience for me. The ocean is so magnificent peaceful and awesome. The rest of the world disappears for me when I’m on a wave.
Take everything easy and quit dreaming and brooding and you will be well guarded from a thousand evils.
For age is opportunity no less Than youth itself though in another dress And as the evening twilight fades away The sky is filled with stars invisible by day.
Obviously anything that accessorizes or enhances the iPhone is always pretty cool.
As soon as men know that they can kill without fear of punishment or blame they kill or at least they encourage killers with approving smiles.
The reason the art world doesn’t respond to Kinkade is because none – not one – of his ideas about subject-matter surface color composition touch scale form or skill is remotely original. They’re all cliche and already told.
Living in a rural setting exposes you to so many marvelous things – the natural world and the particular texture of small-town life and the exhilarating experience of open space.
You have many years ahead of you to create the dreams that we can’t even imagine dreaming. You have done more for the collective unconscious of this planet than you will ever know.