Clive Staples Lewis Quotes
If I find in myself a desire which no experience in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that I was made for another world.
— Clive Staples Lewis
The stock prices of networking equipment companies like Cisco Systems and Nortel Networks sometimes seem as if they are priced for perpetual success.
I go through stages. Randomly, I'll be attracted to a crazy rocker with tattoos. And I find that I'm extremely attracted to ambition and wit.
We live in an age where the artist is forgotten. He is a researcher. I see myself that way.
We are beginning to wonder whether a servant girl hasn't the best of it after all. She knows how the salad tastes without the dressing, and she knows how life's lived before it gets to the parlor door.
Feminism is a good venue for getting yourself across as much as for getting your point across.
You can't fake this music. You might be a great singer or a great musician but, in the need, that's got nothing to do with it. It's how you connect to the songs and to the history behind them.
That's why you find a lot of entertainers are insecure, because it's the perfect camouflage for insecurity.
The mistake we have made in our lives is that over and over again we've run into the needful moment and then failed to learn its higher lesson. We don't like needful moments and therefore we resist them.
Power is action; the electoral principle is discussion. No political action is possible when discussion is permanently established.
Honore de Balzac
We didn't have a phone when I was a kid, and I was too shy to smash any public phones, and our town didn't have a pool hall either, so I had to hang out at the public library - and anyway, I told myself stories.
I've been an REM fan since I was a little girl. I would jump around to 'Stand' in the mirror.
I realized that there was much more to my voice than I'd ever been led to explore and that I could make my own songs.
It is a matter of great indifference to me what criticism is printed in the papers and the magazines. I am simply working out my own ideas in my own way.