"I was cut off from the world. There was no one to confuse or torment me, and I was forced to become original"..... Joseph Haydn
"I passionately hate the idea of being with it; I think an artist has always to be out of step with his time." Orson Welles|(director)|
"When the reviews are bad I tell my staff that they can join me as I cry all the way to the bank"..... Liberace
"Every block of stone has a statue inside it and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it"..... Michelangelo
"I learned never to empty the well of my writing, but always to stop when there was still something there in the deep part of the well, and let it refill at night from the springs that fed it"..... Ernest Hemingway
"A man does what he must - in spite of personal consequences, in spite of obstacles and dangers and pressures - and that is the basis of all human morality"..... John F. Kennedy, Jr.
"You might admire attributes in others, but use these only as a guide in improving yourself in your own unique way. I don't go for carbon copies. Individualism is sacred!" .... Richard Chamberlain
"As we advance in life it becomes more and more difficult, but in fighting the difficulties the inmost strength of the heart is developed"..... Vincent Van Gogh