If someone ever tells you a certain song is important to them you should turn it up and lay on your bed and close your eyes and really listen to it even if its 10 minutes long because at the end you will know that person much better I think
Memories do not always soften with time; some grow edges like knives.
… while skepticism and lunacy are from opposite ends of the mind.
Lunacy and faith are inseparable.
In a completely rational society, the best of us would be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something less, because passing civilization along from one generation to the next ought to be the highest honor and the highest responsibility anyone could have.
A bird calls from a tree. It is late evening in the summer. I remember the woods behind my childhood home. The sun is below the horizon. Someone is watching prime-time television. It’s time to come inside; it’s getting dark.
Ideas are neutral. Intention is powerful.
I’m working on a piece with another artist; we’re both focused on the look and the how-to. Are we moving forward when we define the aesthetic before we define its intention?
It’s troubling. Art that is neutral is art that is not worth making, just as declarations of true indifference are not worth the wasted breath.