Wednesday, June 4, 2008
Inspiration... some of my favourite quotes
"everything will be okay in the end. if it's not okay, it's not the end" ~ anon
"you don't have to make something that people call art. Living is an artistic activity, there is an art to getting through the day" - viggo mortensen
"every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist when we grow up" - pablo picasso
"good children's literature appeals not only to the child in the adult, but to the adult in the child" - anonymous
"i'll have 10 grams of rice, 1/10 of a hectagram od shrimp vindaloo, a decagram od chada aloo masala, 1000 centigrams of tandoori salmon, 4 samosas the surface area of 19 cubic centimeters, 5 decileters of mango lassi, and a sada rava dosai that is exactly 10 centimeters long" - mrs bass in the penultimate peril by lemony snicket
"the world will look up and shout 'save us' and I'll whisper... no" - rorschach, watchmen
"it is impossible to discourage the real writers, they don't give a damn what you say, they're going to write" - sinclair lewis
"there is no one way to make it as a writer and the only thing that successful writers have in common is that they always persevere" - dawn copeman
"only after the last tree has been cut down… the last river has been poisoned… the last fish caught, only then will you find that money cannot be eaten" - indian cree prophecy
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