A good artist is willing to die many times over. What's funny is, I've died so many times.
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Most of my arguments with musicians through the years have had more to do with their attitude about music, or their attitude about their own lives, or their personal responsibility. Music has never really been the big centerpiece of the fight.
Like any good tree that one would hope to grow, we must set our roots deep into the ground so that what is real will prosper in the Light of Love.
We've turned into a whining society.
For someone who's had the level of success I've had, there's been very little critical review of my work, which is pretty fascinating.
Your basic person wants to talk about material culture, internet culture. I think about God, cats, nature.
One thing I've learned to appreciate as I've gotten a little older is direct forms of communication.
Somewhere between the intellectual idea of why we're attracted to certain things and the pragmatic reality is some form of ever-evolving truth.
Calm, open debate, and logical thought drive strength to its maximum effectiveness.
I did 13-something years of talking to wrestlers and promoters about why they did certain things and why they booked matches a certain way and what they were thinking and whether they were satisfied with the draw. And I got a lot of insight in the business.
I like my home and I like the nature.
We do not covet anything from any nation except their respect.
Men often take their imagination for their heart and they believe they are converted as soon as they think of being converted.
There is a wisdom in this beyond the rules of physic: a man's own observation what he finds good of and what he finds hurt of is the best physic to preserve health.
The very first lesson that I learnt from the Qur'an was the message of unity and peace.
There's an internal battle. I need to work, I need to work, I need to work and I need to be home with my kids and the kids win.
It's the golden age of French cinema again but it's because Sarkozy had the guts to push through copyright law.
A good artist should be isolated. If he isn't isolated, something is wrong.
I'm privileged, because I have a lot of freedom. I want to use it to make as warm and normal a life as I can for our daughters.
You know I say just what I think, and nothing more and less. I cannot say one thing and mean another.
When I get up and work out, I'm working out just as much for my girls as I am for me, because I want them to see a mother who loves them dearly, who invests in them, but who also invests in herself. It's just as much about letting them know as young women that it is okay to put yourself a little higher on your priority list.