Whatever it takes to get the image to reach that level is what that photographer needs to do. And for me, I just have such a love of the tactile and sensuous quality of a black and white silver gelatin print.
We read Robert Browning's poetry. Here we needed no guidance from the professor: the poems themselves were enough.
The Dalai Lama is just a temporal leader of Tibet.
In the summer of 1776 our Founding Fathers sought to secure our independence and the liberties that remain the foundation of our nation today.
The competitive advantage professional journalism enjoys over the free is just that: professional journalists, whose paid positions give them the time and resources they need to commit more fully to the task. If we can't do better, so be it.
Middle age is the awkward period when Father Time starts catching up with Mother Nature.
Politics is not a game for naive thinkers. You may go in as an idealist, but you certainly won't come out as one.
Messi and Ronaldo have dominated world football for a decade and, given the nature of football, at a certain point the baton will have to pass to someone else. I think Neymar has a great chance of filling that role.
A conductor can do wild things which can feel forced, but if you're directing from within the orchestra, you can't do that, things have to feel natural.
I've never been on a diet that lasted more than a day.
When I was little, my dad showed me N.E.R.D., their first album, and I thought it was amazing. I thought Pharrell was just killing everything. That was my first introduction to rap.
When you start out in a team, you have to get the teamwork going and then you get something back.
Always do something different from the others.
I have the comedian's fear of bottles flying. I've never been bottled off, but I have had things thrown at me. Bag of crisps. And there's still a part of me, when I sit in an audience, that thinks people are going to start heckling the play.
I've brought the traditions from Spain to the United States: spending the afternoons with my husband and my son, enjoying the little things.
At one time in my career, Barnes and Noble bookstores categorized my books as religious fiction.
Richard Paul Evans