Gary Allan - Idol has pretty much taken me out of my recording and out of my choreography. I have managed to slip in some choreography jobs. And I've been writing songs for other artists.
[ Artists Been Choreography Idol Jobs Managed Much Other Out Pretty Recording Slip Some Songs Taken Writing]
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Charles Buck - I was at the Royal Art School. That was a preparatory school specially for art teachers. You see, it was not so much for the development of artists. But we had there terribly stiff training.
[ Art Artists Development Had Much Preparatory Royal School See Specially Stiff Teachers Terribly Training]
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John Clifford - At that time, the academic orientation was rather technical contrary to that of the university, where art theory is very important. The teachers were renowned artists and among the best of that time.
[ Academic Among Art Artists Best Contrary Important Orientation Rather Renowned Teachers Technical Theory Time University Very Were Where]
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Yvonne Craig - Some artists claim praise is irrelevant in measuring the success of art, but I think it's quite relevant. Besides, it makes me feel great.
[ Art Artists Besides Claim Feel Great Irrelevant Makes Measuring Praise Quite Relevant Some Success Think]
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Christopher Durang - A lot of artists who have a certain style are expected to more or less keep doing their style. It's so easy to get into that rut of production.
[ Artists Certain Doing Easy Expected Get Into Keep Less Lot More Production Rut Style Their]
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Fred Durst - I think artists who are attracted to working on the Net will adjust their work to the capabilities of a very small screen.
[ Adjust Artists Attracted Capabilities Net Screen Small Their Think Very Will Work Working]
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Aaron Funk - Artists are, above all, men who want to become inhuman.
[ Above Artists Become Inhuman Men Want]
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Cornelia Funke - I hate artists who are not of their time.
[ Artists Hate Their Time]
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Paul Fussell - Without poets, without artists, men would soon weary of nature's monotony.
[ Artists Men Monotony Nature Poets Soon Weary Without Would]
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Helen Garner - He wasn't, but producers are by definition annoying because they have a different agenda from you. They're trying to stop you spending money and you're trying to not spend money, but at the same time we're great artists.
[ Agenda Annoying Artists Because Definition Different Great Money Producers Same Spend Spending Stop Time Trying]
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Jean Giraudoux - I do greatly admire Australian artists.
[ Admire Artists Australian Greatly]
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Josephine Hart - Criticism really used to hurt me. Most of these critics are usually frustrated artists, and they criticise other people's art because they can't do it themselves. It's a really disgusting job. They must feel horrible inside.
[ Art Artists Because Criticise Criticism Critics Disgusting Feel Frustrated Horrible Hurt Inside Job Most Must Other Really Themselves These Used Usually]
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Mary Hart - I love music and musicians. And seeing great artists dropped from labels was really frustrating and sad to me.
[ Artists Dropped Frustrating Great Labels Love Music Musicians Really Sad Seeing]
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Edward W. Howe - United Artists wanted to do records with me. I had no idea, what a rare thing that was... to make an album. And they put a guy with me working on songs, and I got busy with films. I just kind of let it slide. Isn't that amazing?
[ Album Amazing Artists Busy Films Got Guy Had Idea Just Kind Make Put Rare Records Slide Songs Thing United Wanted Working]
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Miller Huggins - A nation devoid of art and artists cannot have a full existence.
[ Art Artists Cannot Devoid Existence Full Nation]
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Albert King - A lot of the hip hop artists don't write music. They write words.
[ Artists Hip Hop Lot Music Words Write]
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B. B. King - Artists don't always know. Almost every song I ever recorded that was a hit at the majors that the promotional people picked I didn't think it would be a hit. I was wrong every time!
[ Almost Always Artists Ever Every Hit Know Majors Picked Recorded Song Think Time Would Wrong]
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Heather King - I was being an artist, being sensitive and technical as artists are. I'm sure Leonardo Da Vinci did that. Artists don't always feel the same as others feel about their work.
[ Always Artist Artists Being Did Feel Leonardo Others Same Sensitive Sure Technical Their Vinci Work]
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Martin Luther King, Jr. - Most artists have contracts directly with the record company, and when they do music, all of their music is owned by the record company. But I did mine through a production company.
[ Artists Company Contracts Did Directly Mine Most Music Owned Production Record Their Through]
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Stephen Levine - I just feel passionately about a few things and particularly about helping artists get off the ground.
[ Artists Feel Few Get Ground Helping Just Off Particularly Passionately Things]
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Ross MacDonald - Some people are really drawn to technology and I liken them to artists.
[ Artists Drawn Liken Really Some Technology Them]
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Antonio de Mendoza - A grocer is attracted to his business by a magnetic force as great as the repulsion which renders it odious to artists.
[ Artists Attracted Business Force Great Grocer His Magnetic Odious Renders Repulsion Which]
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Tiffeny Milbrett - Well, a lot of people within government and big business are nervous of Hip Hop and Hip Hop artists, because they speak their minds. They talk about what they see and what they feel and what they know. They reflect what's around them.
[ Around Artists Because Big Business Feel Government Hip Hop Know Lot Minds Nervous Reflect See Speak Talk Their Them Well Within]
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Johnny Nash - Memory is the greatest of artists, and effaces from your mind what is unnecessary.
[ Artists Greatest Memory Mind Unnecessary Your]
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Ryan Phillippe - Competitions are for horses, not artists.
[ Artists Competitions Horses]
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Beatrix Potter - Creative Artists Agency put together a project of extraordinary mediocrity and colossal stupidity. Otherwise, it was great.
[ Agency Artists Colossal Creative Extraordinary Great Mediocrity Otherwise Project Put Stupidity Together]
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George Dennison Prentice - I paint German artists whom I admire. I paint their pictures, their work as painters, and their portraits too. But oddly enough, each of these portraits ends up as a picture of a woman with blonde hair. I myself have never been able to work out why this happens.
[ Able Admire Artists Been Blonde Each Ends Enough German Hair Happens Myself Never Oddly Out Paint Painters Picture Pictures Portraits Their These Too Up Whom Why Woman Work]
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Dennis Quaid - I think there is an element of nihilism about, but I don't think most artists feel their work is meaningless.
[ Artists Element Feel Meaningless Most Nihilism Their Think Work]
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Willis Reed - Wynton and Christopher were really great experiences for me because they are both very gifted artists.
[ Artists Because Both Christopher Experiences Gifted Great Really Very Were]
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Charles Simonyi - I have enjoyed all the artists I've worked with.
[ Artists Enjoyed Worked]
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Rex Stout - To the artist is sometimes granted a sudden, transient insight which serves in this matter for experience. A flash, and where previously the brain held a dead fact, the soul grasps a living truth! At moments we are all artists.
[ Artist Artists Brain Dead Experience Fact Flash Granted Held Insight Living Matter Moments Previously Serves Sometimes Soul Sudden Transient Truth Where Which]
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Warren Zevon - Even in modern art, artists have used methods based on calculation, inasmuch as these elements, alongside those of a more personal and emotional nature, give balance and harmony to any work of art.
[ Alongside Any Art Artists Balance Based Calculation Elements Emotional Even Give Harmony Inasmuch Methods Modern More Nature Personal These Those Used Work]
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- Country radio certainly widens the boundaries of what I can do. Other artists may do something more edgy that gets on radio and that opens the door for me to be more edgy, I think.
[ Artists Boundaries Certainly Country Door Edgy Gets May More Opens Other Radio Something Think Widens]
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- I really don't have a theme when I start a sculpture. The rock guides me to the final sculpture. I think that is true for many creative sculpture artists.
[ Artists Creative Final Guides Many Really Rock Sculpture Start Theme Think True]
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- There are certain people who have become better artists, but they're brilliant at marketing. I think someone who's been phenomenal like that is Madonna.
[ Artists Become Been Better Brilliant Certain Madonna Marketing Phenomenal Someone Think]
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- Some artists shrink from self-awareness, fearing that it will destroy their unique gifts and even their desire to create. The truth of the matter is quite opposite.
[ Artists Create Desire Destroy Even Fearing Gifts Matter Opposite Quite Self-Awareness Shrink Some Their Truth Unique Will]
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- I wasn't thinking of competing with any artists as such, I was more thinking of being among them, and sharing thoughts with them; like sharing views, ideas, etc.
[ Among Any Artists Being Competing Etc Ideas More Sharing Such Them Thinking Thoughts Views]
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- We're not cameras, we're artists.
[ Artists Cameras]
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- As I had collaborated with visual artists before whether on installations, on performance pieces, in the context of theatre works and as I had taught for a time in art colleges the idea of writing music in response to painting was not alien.
[ Alien Art Artists Before Collaborated Colleges Context Had Idea Installations Music Painting Performance Pieces Response Taught Theatre Time Visual Whether Works Writing]
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- The deals that were made for Black artists at that time were not the deals that were made for white artists.
[ Artists Black Deals Made Time Were White]
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- Artists to my mind are the real architects of change, and not the political legislators who implement change after the fact.
[ After Architects Artists Change Fact Implement Legislators Mind Political Real]
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- A lot of times, when a band finds success with a certain style or sound, they have a really hard time breaking away from that to grow as artists.
[ Artists Away Band Breaking Certain Finds Grow Hard Lot Really Sound Style Success Time Times]
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- Dance is certainly a sport, and they are phenomenal athletes, and they're also artists.
[ Also Artists Athletes Certainly Dance Phenomenal Sport]
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- And it's sad because it's like a surprise to people - almost an anomaly - when artists are actually refined and trained on an instrument. That's the last thing people think about.
[ Actually Almost Anomaly Artists Because Instrument Last Refined Sad Surprise Thing Think Trained]
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- When I think of the artists I admire and seek out musically. It's because I'm curious about where they're going to go the next time they have a chance to put a record out. It's not about where I find them on the radio dial, or how many records they're selling.
[ Admire Artists Because Chance Curious Dial Find Go Going How Many Musically Next Out Put Radio Record Records Seek Selling Them Think Time Where]
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- I'm a big fan of '70s records where artists could draw on whatever influences they wanted.
[ Artists Big Could Draw Fan Influences Records Wanted Whatever Where]
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- Dear disgruntled artists: the key to success isn't kicking down the door; it's building your own.
[ Artists Building Dear Disgruntled Door Down Key Kicking Own Success Your]
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- Success breeds volume, and it's just amazing how many young writers, artists, and musicians there are in town.
[ Amazing Artists Breeds How Just Many Musicians Success Town Volume Writers Young]
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- Artists don't talk about art. Artists talk about work. If I have anything to say to young writers, it's stop thinking of writing as art. Think of it as work.
[ Anything Art Artists Say Stop Talk Think Thinking Work Writers Writing Young]
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- There's no question that many more women artists are showing worldwide now than they were when I was a young woman, and that's really great.
[ Artists Great Many More Now Question Really Showing Than Were Woman Women Worldwide Young]
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- I want to invest and have my own record label and artists. I want to have a business where my kids, kids, kids will still have something going on long after I'm gone.
[ After Artists Business Going Gone Invest Kids Label Long Own Record Something Still Want Where Will]
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- Artists who write songs... what they're going through usually comes through in their music.
[ Artists Comes Going Music Songs Their Through Usually Write]
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- It doesn't upset artists to find out that artists used lenses or mirrors or other aids, but it certainly does upset the art historians.
[ Aids Art Artists Certainly Does Find Historians Lenses Mirrors Other Out Upset Used]
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- It's nice to get a response from the artists that I cover.
[ Artists Cover Get Nice Response]
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- The reward of art is not fame or success but intoxication: that is why so many bad artists are unable to give it up.
[ Art Artists Bad Fame Give Intoxication Many Reward Success Unable Up Why]
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- I think foreign countries really do like it when American artists sing in their language. And when you go over there and say, 'Hi, how are you?' in their language, they love it. It makes them feel like you're doing it just for them. We in America take so much for granted.
[ America American Artists Countries Doing Feel Foreign Go Granted Hi How Just Language Love Makes Much Over Really Say Sing Take Their Them Think]
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- I hope and believe we are paving a better future for female artists to come.
[ Artists Believe Better Come Female Future Hope]
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- I've thought maybe of getting younger artists out doing stuff, like I used to do a lot of. I don't wanna do it day in and day out like I used to, but I still wanna do it.
[ Artists Day Doing Getting Lot Maybe Out Still Stuff Thought Used Wanna Younger]
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- Don't make art for other artists or for 'intellectuals', make art for people - and if you can touch just one person in a lifetime and make a difference - you have succeeded.
[ Art Artists Difference Intellectuals Just Lifetime Make Other Person Succeeded Touch]
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- Negroes at last were on Broadway, and there to stay. We were artists and we were going a long way.
[ Artists Broadway Going Last Long Negroes Stay Way Were]
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- And obviously, when I started out, I had a little bit more curiosity than some, and went seeking out the original artists, or in some cases searching up country music.
[ Artists Bit Cases Country Curiosity Had Little More Music Obviously Original Out Searching Seeking Some Started Than Up Went]
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- My proudest achievement has been the success of the shows and artists I have been involved with, because they were made in Britain.
[ Achievement Artists Because Been Britain Involved Made Proudest Shows Success Were]
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- The opportunity to record the song came when Phil Collins' record label, Atlantic, was doing a tribute album to him and they asked all these different artists to do renditions of his songs.
[ Album Artists Asked Atlantic Came Collins Different Doing Him His Label Opportunity Phil Record Song Songs These Tribute]
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- There were some extremely good teachers there that were great artists really in their own right. It was actually very hard to concentrate on getting down to going any work being an art student especially when it's a flighty thing at best.
[ Actually Any Art Artists Being Best Concentrate Down Especially Extremely Getting Going Good Great Hard Own Really Right Some Student Teachers Their Thing Very Were Work]
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- Most artists I run into aren't that thrilled with what they do anyway. They are glad to have different versions out there to see which one the audience likes the best.
[ Anyway Artists Audience Best Different Glad Into Likes Most Out Run See Thrilled Versions Which]
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- You don't see artists sitting around a lot, talking about ideology. They find out what they believe, and what they're doing, by doing it.
[ Around Artists Believe Doing Find Ideology Lot Out See Sitting Talking]
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- Our co-founder and company president, Jim Levy, came from a record industry background and understood the marketing and promotion of artists as well as products. So the video game business went from absolutely zero designer credit to something approaching rock star promotion.
[ Absolutely Approaching Artists Background Business Came Company Credit Designer Game Industry Jim Levy Marketing Our President Products Promotion Record Rock Something Star Understood Video Well Went Zero]
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- Artists have really never had any representation on Capitol Hill, because it's not the nature of the artist to join together and make a unified presence. Those days kind of died in the '60s.
[ Any Artist Artists Because Capitol Days Died Had Hill Join Kind Make Nature Never Presence Really Representation Those Together Unified]
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- I look at the Samurai because they were the artists of their time. What I think struck me when I read Bushido is compassion. 'If there's no one there to help, go out and find someone to help.' That hit me, because I try to lead my life like that.
[ Artists Because Compassion Find Go Help Hit Lead Life Look Out Read Samurai Someone Struck Their Think Time Try Were]
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- I got to sit down with people who I admired, and have conversations with some of the greatest thinkers and artists and performers. It's a huge privilege for me to be a journalist.
[ Admired Artists Conversations Down Got Greatest Huge Journalist Performers Privilege Sit Some Thinkers]
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- Country artists, I met a lot of them when I was five, six years old. I had an uncle who was a country and western singer and I met Lefty Frizzell when I was five or six years old in those shows that would come through Toronto from Nashville.
[ Artists Come Country Five Had Lefty Lot Met Nashville Old Shows Singer Six Them Those Through Toronto Uncle Western Would Years]
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- We wanted to meet him, for though we were neither of us naive people we had not wholly lost our belief that it is delightful to meet artists who have given us pleasure.
[ Artists Belief Delightful Given Had Him Lost Meet Naive Neither Our Pleasure Though Us Wanted Were Wholly]
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- We could ask artists from abroad to come in too, so that there could be a mixing and matching of skills from Europe, America and here which would widen our world.
[ Abroad America Artists Ask Come Could Europe Here Matching Mixing Our Skills Too Which Widen World Would]
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- Everyone wants immediate success, immediate celebrity, and that doesn't produce what used to be artists.
[ Artists Celebrity Everyone Immediate Produce Success Used Wants]
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- My tastes and inspirational artists were always rather eclectic and diverse.
[ Always Artists Diverse Eclectic Inspirational Rather Tastes Were]
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- When I first came out, like a lot of the artists at that time, I had a very polished, very overproduced sound.
[ Artists Came First Had Lot Out Polished Sound Time Very]
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- All artists are now free to express their own personality.
[ Artists Express Free Now Own Personality Their]
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- I hope we can be consummate artists as women or revolutionaries, or whatever women want to be, and also have love, not only for ourselves but from a partner.
[ Also Artists Consummate Hope Love Only Ourselves Partner Revolutionaries Want Whatever Women]
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- I was lucky enough to first meet Elvis at his house in Bel Air and he used to invite different artists, singers and musicians, to come and jam with him at his house.
[ Air Artists Come Different Elvis Enough First Him His House Invite Jam Lucky Meet Musicians Singers Used]
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- Time and memory are true artists; they remould reality nearer to the heart's desire.
[ Artists Desire Heart Memory Nearer Reality Time True]
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- Admittedly, it is really our duty, as artists, to hold up a mirror to our own era; but, on the other hand, these works have lives of their own, and they're still alive today.
[ Admittedly Alive Artists Duty Era Hand Hold Lives Mirror Other Our Own Really Still Their These Today Up Works]
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- If it's stage, the two most important artists are the actor and the playwright. If it's film, THE most important person is the director. The director says where the camera goes.
[ Actor Artists Camera Director Film Goes Important Most Person Playwright Says Stage Two Where]
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- I was constantly being around artists and Bohemian types.
[ Around Artists Being Bohemian Constantly Types]
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- I don't believe in art. I believe in artists.
[ Art Artists Believe]
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- The individual, man as a man, man as a brain, if you like, interests me more than what he makes, because I've noticed that most artists only repeat themselves.
[ Artists Because Brain Individual Interests Makes Man More Most Noticed Only Repeat Than Themselves]
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- We haven't had a slew of artists, but the artists we do come out with have always had the same momentum.
[ Always Artists Come Had Haven Momentum Out Same Slew]
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- For us artists there waits the joyous compromise through art with all that wounded or defeated us in daily life; in this way, not to evade destiny, as the ordinary people try to do, but to fulfil it in its true potential - the imagination.
[ Art Artists Compromise Daily Defeated Destiny Evade Fulfil Imagination Joyous Life Ordinary Potential Through True Try Us Waits Way Wounded]
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- Journeys, like artists, are born and not made. A thousand differing circumstances contribute to them, few of them willed or determined by the will-whatever we may think.
[ Artists Born Circumstances Contribute Determined Differing Few Journeys Made May Them Think Thousand Willed]
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- I have been surrounded by artists and paintings throughout my life. My father Ted Dyer is an artist, and from a very early age I have spent time painting and drawing.
[ Age Artist Artists Been Drawing Early Father Life Painting Paintings Spent Surrounded Ted Throughout Time Very]
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- It's about finding great artists and being part of their careers.
[ Artists Being Careers Finding Great Part Their]
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- There are people that bring artists to me to look at it and it's a question of whether I like their music and their look and if I think there's something they have that makes them different and commercial.
[ Artists Bring Commercial Different Look Makes Music Question Something Their Them Think Whether]
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- There's artists that I'm working with on a new label of mine. Foxy Nova and Supa Nova.
[ Artists Label Mine New Nova Working]
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- I'm rarely grabbed by anything the way I was when I was 10 years younger. About the only relatively new artists whose albums I own are Beck, and They Might Be Giants.
[ Albums Anything Artists Beck Giants Grabbed Might New Only Own Rarely Relatively Way Whose Years Younger]
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- Once we start collecting, the more you have, the more it gets valuable and that will stop us from responding to the present and taking on new ideas what the artists are doing now.
[ Artists Collecting Doing Gets Ideas More New Now Once Present Responding Start Stop Taking Us Valuable Will]
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- As the scripts come in they are sent to the artists, and the artists are either very busy, or ready to start.
[ Artists Busy Come Either Ready Scripts Sent Start Very]
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- The Renaissance is studded by the names of the artists and architects, with their creations recorded as great historical events.
[ Architects Artists Creations Events Great Historical Names Recorded Renaissance Their]
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- Independent artists and labels have always been the trend setters in music and the music business.
[ Always Artists Been Business Independent Labels Music Trend]
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- Artists can color the sky red because they know it's blue. Those of us who aren't artists must color things the way they really are or people might think we're stupid.
[ Artists Because Blue Color Know Might Must Really Red Sky Stupid Things Think Those Us Way]
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- My sisters were going out with artists and poets, and eventually it was the creative world which attracted me.
[ Artists Attracted Creative Eventually Going Out Poets Sisters Were Which World]
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- Artists in each of the arts seek after and care for nothing but love.
[ After Artists Arts Care Each Love Nothing Seek]
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- Artists who seek perfection in everything are those who cannot attain it in anything.
[ Anything Artists Attain Cannot Everything Perfection Seek Those]
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- The artist is something of an outsider in America. I have always felt that America does not value its artists, certainly not in the sense that the Europeans do.
[ Always America Artist Artists Certainly Does Europeans Felt Outsider Sense Something Value]
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- When I began competing with the other artists in New York, I discovered classical North Indian music.
[ Artists Began Classical Competing Discovered Indian Music New North Other York]
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- When I came to New York, I began to meet the people who became the most famous artists of our time. I was insecure about my own level of ability, I didn't know whether I could compete with these people and, at the same time. I was wondering what is this anyway?
[ Ability Anyway Artists Became Began Came Compete Could Famous Insecure Know Level Meet Most New Our Own Same These Time Whether Wondering York]
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- Great artists are people who find the way to be themselves in their art. Any sort of pretension induces mediocrity in art and life alike.
[ Alike Any Art Artists Find Great Induces Life Mediocrity Pretension Sort Their Themselves Way]
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- Most artists have experienced the creative block. We get stuck in our work. We beat our head against the wall: nothing. Sometimes, it is because we are trying something at the wrong time.
[ Against Artists Beat Because Block Creative Experienced Get Head Most Nothing Our Something Sometimes Stuck Time Trying Wall Work Wrong]
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- I hope my work has inspired young artists. I have always tried to maintain my freedom as an artist and I feel it is one of the main reasons I have been successful.
[ Always Artist Artists Been Feel Freedom Hope Inspired Main Maintain Reasons Successful Tried Work Young]
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- The reason actors, artists, writers have agents is because we'll do it for nothing. That's a basic fact - you gotta do it.
[ Actors Agents Artists Basic Because Fact Gotta Nothing Reason Writers]
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- I think musicians and artists are the most philanthropic people I know. Their charity record of the music business would hold up to the work of anybody.
[ Anybody Artists Business Charity Hold Know Most Music Musicians Philanthropic Record Their Think Up Work Would]
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- Nobody told Don Henley or me that we were going to make it as solo artists, but I can speak for Don when I say that we are both really happy now that the band is not together.
[ Artists Band Both Going Happy Henley Make Nobody Now Really Say Solo Speak Together Told Were]
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- There have been makeup artists who've asked if my eyebrows are real.
[ Artists Asked Been Eyebrows Makeup Real]
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- One of the problems that we face through the media attention that these artists receive is that there has been an awful lot of talk about opera and classical music being elite and being for an elitist group.
[ Artists Attention Awful Been Being Classical Elite Elitist Face Group Lot Media Music Opera Problems Receive Talk These Through]
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- What people really should be able to be confident in is that the standards of music- making that classically trained musicians present is elite, it is the best and all of us as artists should be committed to that.
[ Able Artists Best Classically Committed Confident Elite Making Musicians Present Really Should Standards Trained Us]
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- However, the radio and national media depend much more on the hype from a good record label, and from a " buzz " about a band, then from just one or two good shows. There are a lot of artists that have a ton of good press going for them, and still do not make it big in the US.
[ Artists Band Big Buzz Depend Going Good However Hype Just Label Lot Make Media More Much National Press Radio Record Shows Still Them Then Ton Two Us]
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- Great artists suffer for the people.
[ Artists Great Suffer]
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- It used to be that Nashville would work to develop promising artists.
[ Artists Develop Nashville Promising Used Work Would]
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- We eat up artists like there's going to be a famine at the end.
[ Artists Eat End Famine Going Up]
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- For hundreds of years people have talked about artists having inspiration, but often, some persons would say, write us a symphony or write us a song, on commission. The artists would come up with a masterpiece without waiting to have their muse inspire them.
[ Artists Come Commission Having Hundreds Inspiration Inspire Masterpiece Muse Often Persons Say Some Song Symphony Talked Their Them Up Us Waiting Without Would Write Years]
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- For some reason, all artists have self-esteem issues.
[ Artists Issues Reason Self-Esteem Some]
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- These are all voluntary resources which help parents sort out the choices without infringing on the artists' rights to free speech, which is something that we respect.
[ Artists Choices Free Help Infringing Out Parents Resources Respect Rights Something Sort Speech These Voluntary Which Without]
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- The artists realise it will take time. It is an upliftment process.
[ Artists Process Realise Take Time Will]
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- There has never been any proper commitment to marketing these artists and their music. We are not Sony.
[ Any Artists Been Commitment Marketing Music Never Proper Sony Their These]
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- I allowed artists to play for as long as they felt they could justifiably continue to create.
[ Allowed Artists Continue Could Create Felt Justifiably Long Play]
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- I made it easier for many artists to play in certain areas.
[ Areas Artists Certain Easier Made Many Play]
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- My function at Verve was that of a genuine producer in artists and repertoire.
[ Artists Function Genuine Producer Repertoire]
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- There are many artists that I present that I admit I like less than I do others. But I think that they warrant being presented by my own, personal standards.
[ Admit Artists Being Less Many Others Own Personal Present Presented Standards Than Think Warrant]
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- There are two kinds of artists in this world; those that work because the spirit is in them, and they cannot be silent if they would, and those that speak from a conscientious desire to make apparent to others the beauty that has awakened their own admiration.
[ Admiration Apparent Artists Awakened Beauty Because Cannot Conscientious Desire Kinds Make Others Own Silent Speak Spirit Their Them Those Two Work World Would]
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- I'm sometimes critical about other artists who come out with something different until maybe I hear the music. If the music is there, then they did their job, and I'll enjoy the CD.
[ Artists Cd Come Critical Did Different Enjoy Hear Job Maybe Music Other Out Something Sometimes Their Then Until]
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- James Brown was one of the first artists who found four bars that he liked and played them the entire way through, and then he just added to it vocally.
[ Added Artists Bars Brown Entire First Found Four James Just Liked Played Them Then Through Vocally Way]
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- Artists like Bach and Beethoven erected churches and temples on the heights. I only wanted... to build dwellings for men in which they might feel happy and at home.
[ Artists Bach Beethoven Build Churches Dwellings Erected Feel Happy Heights Home Men Might Only Temples Wanted Which]
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- Even though other people wrote my songs I put my stamp on them. I have a connection, but there is no truer connection than an artists and their own song.
[ Artists Connection Even Other Own Put Song Songs Stamp Than Their Them Though Truer Wrote]
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- Let's look at people as artists and try to support them; just because Picasso painted a couple of bad paintings, that's no reason to say he's a lousy painter.
[ Artists Bad Because Couple Just Look Lousy Painted Painter Paintings Picasso Reason Say Support Them Try]
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- I meet many people, I talk with them, like a TV show host. I show what's going on with Greenpeace, interesing political things, I have artists, musicians and bands.
[ Artists Bands Going Greenpeace Host Many Meet Musicians Political Show Talk Them Things Tv]
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- And if we must educate our poets and artists in science, we must educate our masters, labour and capital, in art.
[ Art Artists Capital Educate Labour Masters Must Our Poets Science]
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- I've always gotten along best with artists.
[ Along Always Artists Best Gotten]
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- The same music is playing on the radio in San Francisco, New York, Washington DC and Annapolis. Everywhere you go there's the same artists and same songs by them, over and over again. At some stations they play the same songs 50 to 60 times a week.
[ Again Artists Dc Everywhere Francisco Go Music New Over Play Playing Radio Same San Some Songs Stations Them Times Washington Week York]
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- I'm quite sure that all true professional artists, of every description, in all walks of life, whether their craft is painting, music, sculpture, medicine or anything, have one primary concern - mankind.
[ Anything Artists Concern Craft Description Every Life Mankind Medicine Music Painting Primary Professional Quite Sculpture Sure Their True Walks Whether]
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- Actually, I don't think there's anyone that represents the artists, except the artists themselves.
[ Actually Anyone Artists Except Represents Themselves Think]
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- Most comic scriptwriters are very bad. The artists are good, but the writers are so bad.
[ Artists Bad Comic Good Most Very Writers]
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- Some artists want a producer to be a kind of svengali - someone who actually creates a sound for them.
[ Actually Artists Creates Kind Producer Some Someone Sound Them Want]
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- I love artists like Jon B, but I don't wanna be compared to anybody. I'm just doing my interpretation of rnb and how someone like me should be doing it.
[ Anybody Artists Compared Doing How Interpretation Jon Just Love Should Someone Wanna]
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- The only legitimate artists in England are the architects.
[ Architects Artists England Legitimate Only]
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- Next to the writer of real estate advertisements, the autobiographer is the most suspect of prose artists.
[ Advertisements Artists Estate Most Next Prose Real Suspect Writer]
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- But I listen to everything, I listen to all artists that come along.
[ Along Artists Come Everything Listen]
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- Well, I worked with lots of different artists, of course.
[ Artists Course Different Lots Well Worked]
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- I don't mind doing two or three Eagles songs and playing the drums. I'm not one of those artists who's going to sit here and deny the past.
[ Artists Deny Doing Drums Eagles Going Here Mind Past Playing Sit Songs Those Three Two]
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- Many artists and writers have used cannabis for creative stimulation - from the writers of the world's religious masterpieces to our most irreverent satirists.
[ Artists Creative Irreverent Many Masterpieces Most Our Religious Satirists Stimulation Used World Writers]
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- I used to always read my stuff. And I could never understand why artists would say, 'Oh, I can't read my older stuff.' I'd go, 'Are you crazy? I could read my stuff forever!' Now it's a little harder.
[ Always Artists Could Crazy Forever Go Harder Little Never Now Oh Older Read Say Stuff Understand Used Why Would]
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- And their pals vote for their stuff when they're not on the panel, and it just keeps going that way. And they tend to be very fringe artists, so anything before the 20th century is not worth considering. This is out of date.
[ Anything Artists Before Century Considering Date Fringe Going Just Keeps Out Pals Panel Stuff Tend Their Very Vote Way Worth]
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- You don't know how much artists go through to make it look so easy. It's all in the practice.
[ Artists Easy Go How Know Look Make Much Practice Through]
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- Artists are just children who refuse to put down their crayons.
[ Artists Children Crayons Down Just Put Refuse Their]
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- Artists are like everybody else.
[ Artists Else Everybody]
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- Most artists work all the time, they do actually, especially good artists, they work all the time, what else is there to do? I mean you do.
[ Actually Artists Else Especially Good Mean Most Time Work]
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- A collection makes its own demands. Many artists have been collectors. I think of it rather as an illness. I felt it was using up too much energy.
[ Artists Been Collection Collectors Demands Energy Felt Illness Makes Many Much Own Rather Think Too Up Using]
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- I don't look at the work of my contemporaries very much; I tend to look at pictures by dead artists. It's much easier to get near their paintings.
[ Artists Contemporaries Dead Easier Get Look Much Near Paintings Pictures Tend Their Very Work]
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- I'm very envious of the few artists who are any good and still do portraits.
[ Any Artists Envious Few Good Portraits Still Very]
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- I've never understood why artists, who so often condescend to the cliches of their own culture, are so eager to embrace the cliches of cultures they know nothing about.
[ Artists Cliches Culture Cultures Eager Embrace Know Never Nothing Often Own Their Understood Why]
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- Many of the contradictions in Postmodern art come from the fact that we're trying to be artists in a democratic society. This is because in a democracy, the ideal is compromise. In art, it isn't.
[ Art Artists Because Come Compromise Contradictions Democracy Democratic Fact Ideal Many Postmodern Society Trying]
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- The only people left in America who seem not to be artists are illustrators.
[ America Artists Illustrators Left Only Seem]
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- The truth is, we haven't really figured out yet how artists are going to thrive in modern mass societies. We're all experiments.
[ Artists Experiments Figured Going Haven How Mass Modern Out Really Societies Thrive Truth Yet]
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- Being Southern and being the guy I've been all my life, I've lived more on the lighter side of life. I have a dark side, but that's not where I come from. A lot of artists like to come from that.
[ Artists Been Being Come Dark Guy Life Lighter Lived Lot More Side Southern Where]
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- I firmly believe that all human beings have access to extraordinary energies and powers. Judging from accounts of mystical experience, heightened creativity, or exceptional performance by athletes and artists, we harbor a greater life than we know.
[ Access Accounts Artists Athletes Beings Believe Creativity Energies Exceptional Experience Extraordinary Firmly Greater Harbor Heightened Human Judging Know Life Mystical Performance Powers Than]
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- All the things we have to remember, and I've mentioned this before, is that we're all artists.
[ Artists Before Mentioned Remember Things]
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- David Cronenberg knows what we actors do as artists.
[ Actors Artists Cronenberg David Knows]
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- I want to prove a point. That point is, actors are artists, not narcissists necessarily.
[ Actors Artists Necessarily Point Prove Want]
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- I was the least Pop of all the Pop artists.
[ Artists Least Pop]
Topic: Art
- I was mostly surprised by the rap artists, actually, that were influenced by Sabbath. That was a surprise. But it's very nice and I'm very honored. It's nice to know after 27 years now that what I said in the first place has stuck, and that was the belief in it.
[ Actually After Artists Belief First Honored Influenced Know Mostly Nice Now Place Rap Sabbath Said Stuck Surprise Surprised Very Were Years]
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- The world is crawling with authors touring now. They're like performance artists.
[ Artists Authors Crawling Now Performance Touring World]
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- All artists are people of growth. It's like food, you take the good and leave the rest.
[ Artists Food Good Growth Leave Rest Take]
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- For some reason I've been labeled that and it's fine, but there are a lot of other artists that sing real traditional stuff, so I don't know why they picked me. That's what I've always done.
[ Always Artists Been Done Fine Know Labeled Lot Other Picked Real Reason Sing Some Stuff Traditional Why]
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- In Europe, architects consider themselves artists. They think they're special when they win a competition.
[ Architects Artists Competition Consider Europe Special Themselves Think Win]
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- Many fail to realize this great recording industry was built by so-called jazz artists. And at the other end of the spectrum, a base in European classical music as well.
[ Artists Base Built Classical End European Fail Great Industry Jazz Many Music Other Realize Recording So-Called Spectrum Well]
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- In the UK and the US especially you've got a lot of throwaway artists who have their 40 million dancers and they do their show. There's many artists who would not do a live show because they know they can't.
[ Artists Because Dancers Especially Got Know Live Lot Many Million Show Their Uk Us Would]
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- It's not about battling the original artists when I record these songs, it's about paying tribute to them.
[ Artists Battling Original Paying Record Songs Them These Tribute]
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- People must insist on the right to say no, to be alone, to stand out from the herd. Creative artists can say all this in their own way and in their own field, by hard, rigorous work.
[ Alone Artists Creative Field Hard Herd Insist Must Out Own Right Rigorous Say Stand Their Way Work]
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- Chet loved artists. He did. But he was caught up in the system. He had two hats. He had to have 'em because he did two things: he was an artist, and he was an executive.
[ Artist Artists Because Caught Chet Did Em Executive Had Hats Loved System Things Two Up]
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- You know, I feel sorry for the young artists.
[ Artists Feel Know Sorry Young]
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- Music is art, art is life, and we are who we are, and all of these aforementioned women, unless they should choose not to, will be performing well into the next many decades because they are great artists.
[ Aforementioned Art Artists Because Choose Decades Great Into Life Many Music Next Performing Should These Unless Well Will Women]
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- As one gets older one sees many more paths that could be taken. Artists sense within their own work that kind of swelling of possibilities, which may seem a freedom or a confusion.
[ Artists Confusion Could Freedom Gets Kind Many May More Older Own Paths Possibilities Seem Sees Sense Swelling Taken Their Which Within Work]
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- In the place where I was a child, there were no artists and there was no art, so I really didn't know what that meant. I think I thought it meant that I would be in a situation different than the one that I was in.
[ Art Artists Child Different Know Meant Place Really Situation Than Think Thought Were Where Would]
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- The most aggressive artists often hide their romantic side.
[ Aggressive Artists Hide Most Often Romantic Side Their]
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- The great thing about being the son of Maya Angelou is that I had the good fortune to grow up around some of the greatest black artists, dancers, singers, musicians, and actors of our time.
[ Actors Angelou Around Artists Being Black Dancers Fortune Good Great Greatest Grow Had Maya Musicians Our Singers Some Son Thing Time Up]
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- We could have gone with much bigger labels and more money, but we wanted to go with a company that is LA based, all in the same building, and really understands what the artists want.
[ Artists Based Bigger Building Company Could Go Gone La Labels Money More Much Really Same Understands Want Wanted]
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- We wanted to interview people on the show, do variety, get the artists, the guests involved with us in our group. They wanted to keep the four guys together. We wanted to change the format.
[ Artists Change Format Four Get Group Guests Guys Interview Involved Keep Our Show Together Us Variety Wanted]
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- Country fans need to support country music by buying albums and concert tickets for traditional artists or the music will just fade away. And that would be really sad.
[ Albums Artists Away Buying Concert Country Fade Fans Just Music Need Really Sad Support Tickets Traditional Will Would]
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- The press will naturally come and go as it has done with all artists, from David Bowie to Neil Young to U2.
[ Artists Bowie Come David Done Go Naturally Neil Press U2 Will Young]
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- Perhaps all artists were, in a sense, housewives: tenders of the earth household.
[ Artists Earth Household Housewives Perhaps Sense Were]
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- Well, I think there are artists who are more or less contemporary with Hopper who are more relevant.
[ Artists Contemporary Hopper Less More Relevant Think Well]
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- You're only dealing with whatever you know, which is a very small part of it and later on it'll look like it has something to do with the period. Obviously, the artists have something to do with one another. They tend to set up certain common qualities among themselves.
[ Among Another Artists Certain Common Dealing Know Later Look Obviously Only Part Period Qualities Set Small Something Tend Themselves Up Very Whatever Which]
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- It seems likely that many of the young who don't wait for others to call them artists, but simply announce that they are, don't have the patience to make art.
[ Announce Art Artists Call Likely Make Many Others Patience Seems Simply Them Wait Young]
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- Artists don't make objects. Artists make mythologies.
[ Artists Make Mythologies Objects]
Topic: Art
- Maybe the way we have learned to look has changed in the last 25 years, and the exotic is much more acceptable. There are many artists now, younger artists, who work out of the exotic.
[ Acceptable Artists Changed Exotic Last Learned Look Many Maybe More Much Now Out Way Work Years Younger]
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- Because artists can be extremely eccentric and insane, and unfortunately, the people they hurt the most are the people that are closest to them.
[ Artists Because Closest Eccentric Extremely Hurt Insane Most Them Unfortunately]
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- I would hope they would be our fellow artists, rather than trying to emulate or idolize clowns like us.
[ Artists Clowns Emulate Fellow Hope Our Rather Than Trying Us Would]
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- One of the makeup artists once dyed my dog blue with vegetable blue.
[ Artists Blue Dog Dyed Makeup Once Vegetable]
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- Of all the artists on Death Row, none of them went bankrupt.
[ Artists Bankrupt Death None Row Them Went]
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- Gospel artists are messengers; they are vessels of a message.
[ Artists Gospel Message Messengers Vessels]
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- I went back and researched the history of gospel; where it came from, slavery times, communicating with each other without their master knowing what they are saying, and that gospel artists view themselves differently.
[ Artists Back Came Communicating Differently Each Gospel History Knowing Master Other Researched Saying Slavery Their Themselves Times View Went Where Without]
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- Secular artists see themselves with performance; they are more self involved, presentational.
[ Artists Involved More Performance Secular See Self Themselves]
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- The Southern Baptist Church is a specific culture in itself. So, I had to study, talk to people, watch tape and go to performances to see how Gospel artists move compared to secular artists.
[ Artists Baptist Church Compared Culture Go Gospel Had How Itself Move Performances Secular See Southern Specific Study Talk Tape Watch]
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- Genius can probably run on ahead and seek out new ways. But the good artists who follow after genius - and I count myself among these - have to restore the lost connection once more.
[ After Ahead Among Artists Connection Count Follow Genius Good Lost More Myself New Once Out Probably Restore Run Seek These Ways]
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- Whatever an artist's personal feelings are, as soon as an artist fills a certain area on the canvas or circumscribes it, he becomes historical. He acts from or upon other artists.
[ Acts Area Artist Artists Becomes Canvas Certain Feelings Fills Historical Other Personal Soon Upon Whatever]
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- So much of what we do as artists is a combination of personal experience and imagination, and how that all creeps into your work is not so linear.
[ Artists Combination Creeps Experience How Imagination Into Linear Much Personal Work Your]
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- I'm more hungry now than I was 11 years ago. Which is great because I see a lot of artists that have been out for a long period of time. They get kind of fat.
[ Ago Artists Because Been Fat Get Great Hungry Kind Long Lot More Now Out Period See Than Time Which Years]
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- I've been compared to hundreds of artists, which just goes to show you that I'm not any one thing at all.
[ Any Artists Been Compared Goes Hundreds Just Show Thing Which]
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- All artists get better with age. The more you draw, the better you're going to get.
[ Age Artists Better Draw Get Going More]
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- Cartoonists are untrained artists, while illustrators are more trained.
[ Artists Cartoonists Illustrators More Trained Untrained While]
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- From 20 years of experience hiring artists out of the schools, I know-they get worse every year. They're absolutely ridiculously retarded now.
[ Absolutely Artists Every Experience Get Hiring Now Out Retarded Ridiculously Schools Worse Year Years]
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- I influenced the BG style by not being able to draw perspective. The BG artists developed cool graphic painting styles to make my bad backgrounds look like they were that way on purpose.
[ Able Artists Backgrounds Bad Being Cool Developed Draw Graphic Influenced Look Make Painting Perspective Purpose Style Styles Way Were]
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- I think all those artists are artists who are appreciated because you believe their words and you appreciate their honesty in their music. If you don't appreciate the honesty in the music, the beat can be fly as hell but you'll never give an emcee props.
[ Appreciate Appreciated Artists Beat Because Believe Emcee Fly Give Hell Honesty Music Never Props Their Think Those Words]
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- Artists should always think of themselves as cosmic instruments for storytelling.
[ Always Artists Cosmic Instruments Should Storytelling Themselves Think]
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- In the 1970s, for all the Stevie Wonders, I'm sure there were five artists that were making forgettable music.
[ Artists Five Making Music Stevie Sure Were Wonders]
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- These critics with the illusions they've created about artists - it's like idol worship. They only like people when they're on their way up... I cannot be on the way up again.
[ Again Artists Cannot Created Critics Idol Illusions Only Their These Up Way Worship]
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- There are two kinds of artists left: those who endorse Pepsi and those who simply won t.
[ Artists Endorse Kinds Left Pepsi Simply Those Two Won]
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- A free culture is not a culture without property; it is not a culture in which artists don't get paid.
[ Artists Culture Free Get Paid Property Which Without]
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- I grew up with an artist father, and my parents' friends were also mainly artists or writers, so he connects what I do with his example.
[ Also Artist Artists Connects Example Father Friends Grew His Mainly Parents Up Were Writers]
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- When the civil rights battle was won, all the Jews and hippies and artists were middle class white people and all the blacks were still poor. Materially, not much changed.
[ Artists Battle Blacks Changed Civil Class Hippies Jews Materially Middle Much Poor Rights Still Were White Won]
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- Most artists like to think of themselves as rugged individualists, as independent characters.
[ Artists Characters Independent Individualists Most Rugged Themselves Think]
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- Imagination is not the exclusive appanage of artists, but belongs in varying degrees to all men.
[ Artists Belongs Degrees Exclusive Imagination Men Varying]
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- Artists of many diverse types began using simple forms to their own ends.
[ Artists Began Diverse Ends Forms Many Own Simple Their Types Using]
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- Artists teach critics what to think. Critics repeat what the artists teach them.
[ Artists Critics Repeat Teach Them Think]
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- I didn't want to save art - I respected the older artists too much to think art needed saving. But I knew it was finished, even though, at that time, I didn't know what I would do.
[ Art Artists Even Finished Knew Know Much Needed Older Respected Save Saving Think Though Time Too Want Would]
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- When artists make art, they shouldn't question whether it is permissible to do one thing or another.
[ Another Art Artists Make Permissible Question Thing Whether]
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- Some artists want to confront. Some want to invoke thought. They're all necessary and they're all valid.
[ Artists Confront Invoke Necessary Some Thought Valid Want]
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- I've always liked the minds of criminals, they seem similar to artists.
[ Always Artists Criminals Liked Minds Seem Similar]
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- The best artists know what to leave out.
[ Artists Best Know Leave Out]
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- Alan is a great guy, a terrific guy. We haven't worked together since then, and he's always working with different artists. I think he sees different dimensions he can see from different guys.
[ Alan Always Artists Different Dimensions Great Guy Guys Haven See Sees Since Terrific Then Think Together Worked Working]
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- I just sit at the drawing board most of the time. I am used to talking to people. I love going to conventions, getting feedback and talking to people. Some artists don't. Some artists sit at their drawing board because their personality actually dictates that.
[ Actually Am Artists Because Board Conventions Dictates Drawing Feedback Getting Going Just Love Most Personality Sit Some Talking Their Time Used]
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- I'm interested in how artists and writers do this, using art as therapy. Escaping into the worlds we create. We're all victims and few of us are truly free.
[ Art Artists Create Escaping Few Free How Interested Into Therapy Truly Us Using Victims Worlds Writers]
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- The number of contemporary artists who appeal to me is infinitesimal.
[ Appeal Artists Contemporary Number]
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- I have to plead basic ignorance of most new jazz artists here.
[ Artists Basic Here Ignorance Jazz Most New Plead]
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- Well there is a lot of work here for younger and older musicians now. Our Ministry of Culture has now really embarked on changing things for artists, and it is getting much better. We just have to organize ourselves as artists, and then things will be better.
[ Artists Better Changing Culture Embarked Getting Here Just Lot Ministry Much Musicians Now Older Organize Our Ourselves Really Then Things Well Will Work Younger]
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- Usually people like to categorise artists. With my films, I categorise people: if I know which one of my movies you like, I can tell which kind of a person you are.
[ Artists Films Kind Know Movies Person Tell Usually Which]
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- I was totally involved in Bobby's World from the time we started the idea to sitting with the artists on how he would look, to the script meetings, the music, the lyrics, the songs.
[ Artists Bobby How Idea Involved Look Lyrics Meetings Music Script Sitting Songs Started Time Totally World Would]
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- For I must tell you that we artists cannot tread the path of Beauty without Eros keeping company with us and appointing himself as our guide.
[ Appointing Artists Beauty Cannot Company Eros Guide Himself Keeping Must Our Path Tell Tread Us Without]
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- These people are artists. These people are musicians. They're taking it out and trying to express it that way.
[ Artists Express Musicians Out Taking These Trying Way]
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- I am selfish, but that's an attribute that all artists possess.
[ Am Artists Attribute Possess Selfish]
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- Serious art has been the work of individual artists whose art has had nothing to do with style because they were not in the least connected with the style or the needs of the masses. Their work arose rather in defiance of their times.
[ Arose Art Artists Because Been Connected Defiance Had Individual Least Masses Needs Nothing Rather Serious Style Their Times Were Whose Work]
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- When you actually meet the devil and he offers you a deal most artists eventually negotiate.
[ Actually Artists Deal Devil Eventually Meet Most Negotiate Offers]
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- I suspect that we might actually start selling some records with these artists in about 10 years. Some the people who invested, they're a little tight-because it's a lot of money to start up a company.
[ Actually Artists Company Invested Little Lot Might Money Records Selling Some Start Suspect These Up Years]
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- I think probably, the makeup artists don't really know how long it's going to take until they really work with your face and they kind of mold it and build it as they're going along.
[ Along Artists Build Face Going How Kind Know Long Makeup Mold Probably Really Take Think Until Work Your]
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- Because when the film was first mooted, the Beatles didn't like the idea at all. In fact they wouldn't have any part in it. And when Brian had committed them, it was part of a deal he did with United Artists, I think.
[ Any Artists Beatles Because Brian Committed Deal Did Fact Film First Had Idea Part Them Think United]
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- I've been drawing since I was about 3 and I come from a family of artists.
[ Artists Been Come Drawing Family Since]
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- The storyboard artists job is to plan out shot for shot the whole show, write all the dialog, and decide the mood, action, jokes, pacing, etc of every scene.
[ Action Artists Decide Dialog Etc Every Job Jokes Mood Out Pacing Plan Scene Shot Show Storyboard Whole Write]
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- I think people would actually be surprised by what we put out. Unfortunately the shadow that the original founders cast was that they were just artists that can't write books so people swept the whole of Image with that paintbrush.
[ Actually Artists Books Cast Founders Image Just Original Out Paintbrush Put Shadow Surprised Swept Think Unfortunately Were Whole Would Write]
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- I feel like that I'm learning all the time. I'm learning from new artists, from established artists... every time I listen to '70s rock 'n' roll records, I'm learning. And I think that I'm just now starting to get a hold on what I do.
[ Artists Established Every Feel Get Hold Just Learning Listen New Now Records Rock Roll Starting Think Time]
Topic:
- I want to run for the Senate from Tennessee. Not now, but when I'm 50, when music dies down a little bit. I know lots of artists and actors have those delusions of grandeur, but ever since I was a kid, it's been of interest to me.
[ Actors Artists Been Bit Delusions Dies Down Ever Grandeur Interest Kid Know Little Lots Music Now Run Senate Since Tennessee Those Want]
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- Now, you can just get a laptop, get some software, put a microphone on it and make a record. You have to know how to do it. It does help if you've had 35 or 40 years of experience in the studio. But, it still levels the playing field so artists can record their own stuff.
[ Artists Does Experience Field Get Had Help How Just Know Laptop Levels Make Microphone Now Own Playing Put Record Software Some Still Studio Stuff Their Years]
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- We showed the industry that female artists could attract the same audiences as the big male stars.
[ Artists Attract Audiences Big Could Female Industry Male Same Showed Stars]
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- The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
[ Alone Artists Best Conception Contain Does Itself Marble Within]
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- Most artists think they're frauds anyway.
[ Anyway Artists Frauds Most Think]
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- Artists, no matter how good their intentions, are always slower than they think.
[ Always Artists Good How Intentions Matter Slower Than Their Think]
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- At the moment, I have it planned as a six or seven year experiment, but the books will only ever appear in bursts like this every couple of years and only with the best quality artists.
[ Appear Artists Best Books Bursts Couple Ever Every Experiment Moment Only Planned Quality Seven Six Will Year Years]
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- A great thing happening now in art is that artists are using the figure, the body, clothing, life.
[ Art Artists Body Clothing Figure Great Happening Life Now Thing Using]
Topic:
- I have many favorite artists... Van Gogh as one, but he didn't really sing a lot!
[ Artists Favorite Gogh Lot Many Really Sing Van]
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- For me, making the show work was getting belly laughs - like most variety artists. But the straight actor believes you fix your performance in rehearsal and that's it.
[ Actor Artists Believes Belly Fix Getting Laughs Making Most Performance Rehearsal Show Straight Variety Work Your]
Topic:
- Disco does work better with black artists or players. They just feel it more.
[ Artists Better Black Disco Does Feel Just More Players Work]
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- Artists like cats; soldiers like dogs.
[ Artists Cats Dogs Soldiers]
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- Artists aren't really people. And I'm actually 40 per cent papier mache.
[ Actually Artists Cent Per Really]
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- To me I think artists in general make a statement - and for the rest of their lives - every album, every book - are variations on a theme.
[ Album Artists Book Every General Lives Make Rest Statement Their Theme Think Variations]
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- Instead of thinking that's a nice tune, you start thinking is it the right pace, is it the right tempo? That is the death nell for artists.
[ Artists Death Instead Nice Pace Right Start Tempo Thinking Tune]
Topic:
- We want people to see us live before we continue on and call ourselves recording artists.
[ Artists Before Call Continue Live Ourselves Recording See Us Want]
Topic:
- There are a lot of female artists my age around at the moment, but they're all American and blonde and blue-eyed and smiley. I'm totally the opposite of that. I want to show a bit more attitude and I have an opinion.
[ Age American Around Artists Attitude Bit Blonde Blue-Eyed Female Lot Moment More Opinion Opposite Show Smiley Totally Want]
Topic:
- Somebody said us artists have trouble with success because art is derived from struggle. I disagree with that, because truely doing your art is success, whether you make money from it or not.
[ Art Artists Because Derived Disagree Doing Make Money Said Somebody Struggle Success Trouble Us Whether Your]
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- Great artists have no country.
[ Artists Country Great]
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- A lot of artists say, I'm not political. People are afraid of this word.
[ Afraid Artists Lot Political Say Word]
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- I'm involved with Recording Artists and Actors Against Drunk Driving. I'm also involved with most children's causes, because children can't help the environment they're in.
[ Actors Against Also Artists Because Causes Children Driving Drunk Environment Help Involved Most Recording]
Topic:
- I think most artists create out of despair. The very nature of creation is not a performing glory on the outside, it's a painful, difficult search within.
[ Artists Create Creation Despair Difficult Glory Most Nature Out Outside Painful Performing Search Think Very Within]
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- San Francisco has long been a leader in the arts, nurturing generations of painters, sculptors, poets, novelists, playwrights, film-makers, and performing artists and innovators of every kind.
[ Artists Arts Been Every Film-Makers Francisco Generations Innovators Kind Leader Long Novelists Nurturing Painters Performing Playwrights Poets San Sculptors]
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- I've never been able to say I've been influenced by a list of artists I like because I like thousands and thousands and I've been influenced in some way by all of them.
[ Able Artists Because Been Influenced List Never Say Some Them Thousands Way]
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- You know, for a long time I have been of the opinion that artists don't necessarily know what they're doing. You don't necessarily know what kind of universal concept you're tapping into.
[ Artists Been Concept Doing Into Kind Know Long Necessarily Opinion Tapping Time Universal]
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- Context begins with other artists - seniors and mentors.
[ Artists Begins Context Mentors Other Seniors]
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- With artists of my own generation there was at first no group identity - and never a clique.
[ Artists Clique First Generation Group Identity Never Own]
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- Talent can be developed, gift is God-given. But artists have both.
[ Artists Both Developed Gift God-Given Talent]
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- I think this is true for all artists. My senses are very important to me.
[ Artists Important Senses Think True Very]
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- Artists are going to be the metronome of this society.
[ Artists Going Metronome Society]
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- True artists are prophets. I don't want to be that prophetic in that sense because it's so lonely.
[ Artists Because Lonely Prophetic Prophets Sense True Want]
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- I would love to hear all types of Christian artists played all over the world. I'd love to hear good, positive mainstream music played all over the place. I'd love to be able to bring music together. But I have not deserted Christ. I have not deserted my faith.
[ Able Artists Bring Christ Christian Deserted Faith Good Hear Love Mainstream Music Over Place Played Positive Together Types World Would]
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- You see so many artists who are so talented end up living sad, empty lives. This industry takes so much out of you that without the accountability and leaving God in the center, you can be left so empty and void.
[ Accountability Artists Center Empty End God Industry Leaving Left Lives Living Many Much Out Sad See Takes Talented Up Void Without]
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- The nice thing about the world that I've been able to inhabit for the last couple of years is that I'm given a lot of freedom. Not all artists really get that.
[ Able Artists Been Couple Freedom Get Given Inhabit Last Lot Nice Really Thing World Years]
Topic:
- From time immemorial artistic insights have been revealed to artists in their sleep and in dreams, so that at all times they ardently desired them.
[ Ardently Artistic Artists Been Desired Dreams Immemorial Insights Revealed Sleep Their Them Time Times]
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- There are countless artists whose shoes I am not worthy to polish - whose prints would not pay the printer. The question of judgment is a puzzling one.
[ Am Artists Countless Judgment Pay Polish Printer Prints Puzzling Question Shoes Whose Worthy Would]
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- I find that there are few reviews that extol women as wonderful artists.
[ Artists Extol Few Find Reviews Women Wonderful]
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- Artists are the monks of the bourgeois state.
[ Artists Bourgeois Monks State]
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- I met Robert Crumb in 1962; he lived in Cleveland for a while. I took a look at his stuff. Crumb was doing stuff beyond what other writers and artists were doing. It was a step beyond Mad.
[ Artists Beyond Cleveland Crumb Doing His Lived Look Mad Met Other Robert Step Stuff Took Were While Writers]
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- People writing about me have said that I've influenced a lot of people, and there are some artists who have credited me with influencing them.
[ Artists Credited Influenced Influencing Lot Said Some Them Writing]
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- There is no telling what is going to happen in the music business in the next few years, hours, minutes, seconds. Giving artists the chance to produce and distribute their own material is great, very empowering. The technological changes that are happening so rapidly now, amongst all the opinions, are in truth, only two things, inevitable and unstoppable.
[ Amongst Artists Business Chance Changes Distribute Empowering Few Giving Going Great Happen Happening Hours Inevitable Material Minutes Music Next Now Only Opinions Own Produce Rapidly Seconds Technological Telling Their Thing]
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- Seeing how those companies operate, it didn't amount to a massive vote of confidence in their artists. There was talk of me going to Columbia after that, but nothing happened. I got disillusioned, and I pulled back.
[ After Amount Artists Back Columbia Companies Confidence Disillusioned Going Got Happened How Massive Nothing Operate Pulled Seeing Talk Their Those Vote]
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- Women artists need to break barriers in order for women's experience to be valuable.
[ Artists Barriers Break Experience Need Order Valuable Women]
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- All children are artists. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.
[ Artist Artists Children Grows How Once Problem Remain Up]
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- Bad artists copy. Good artists steal.
[ Artists Bad Copy Good Steal]
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- Almost all the noblest things that have been achieved in the world, have been achieved by poor men; poor scholars, poor professional men, poor artisans and artists, poor philosophers, poets, and men of genius.
[ Achieved Almost Artisans Artists Been Genius Men Noblest Philosophers Poets Poor Professional Scholars Things World]
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- I think this confusion leads intellectuals and artists themselves to believe that the elite arts and humanities are a kind of higher, exalted form of human endeavor.
[ Artists Arts Believe Confusion Elite Endeavor Exalted Form Higher Human Humanities Intellectuals Kind Leads Themselves Think]
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- Many artists and scholars have pointed out that ultimately art depends on human nature.
[ Art Artists Depends Human Many Nature Out Pointed Scholars Ultimately]
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- God takes care of imbeciles, little children and artists.
[ Artists Care Children God Imbeciles Little Takes]
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- New needs need new techniques. And the modern artists have found new ways and new means of making their statements... the modern painter cannot express this age, the airplane, the atom bomb, the radio, in the old forms of the Renaissance or of any other past culture.
[ Age Airplane Any Artists Atom Bomb Cannot Culture Express Forms Found Making Means Modern Need Needs New Old Other Painter Past Radio Renaissance Statements Techniques Their Ways]
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- I don't have a normal job, so I really appreciate having friends who are writers and artists. It's fun to have a group of people you can call in the middle of the day to go for a hike.
[ Appreciate Artists Call Day Friends Fun Go Group Having Hike Job Middle Normal Really Writers]
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- The modern artist must live by craft and violence. His gods are violent gods. Those artists, so called, whose work does not show this strife, are uninteresting.
[ Artist Artists Called Craft Does Gods His Live Modern Must Show Strife Those Uninteresting Violence Violent Whose Work]
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- There are people who help you in life. I've been given a helping hand, and that's why I feel it's my duty to help younger artists.
[ Artists Been Duty Feel Given Hand Help Helping Life Why Younger]
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- I've tried to help a lot of young artists get started.
[ Artists Get Help Lot Started Tried Young]
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- As far as more recognition goes, I am happy with the amount of love and respect I have received from other artists and the public. Of course, I would love more, and think I deserve it.
[ Am Amount Artists Course Deserve Far Goes Happy Love More Other Public Received Recognition Respect Think Would]
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- My favorite artists have always been Elvis and The Beatles and they still are!
[ Always Artists Beatles Been Elvis Favorite Still]
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- But I found a lot of artists at the Cedar Bar were difficult for me to talk to.
[ Artists Bar Cedar Difficult Found Lot Talk Were]
Topic:
- The worth of a civilization or a culture is not valued in the terms of its material wealth or military power, but by the quality and achievements of its representative individuals - its philosophers, its poets and its artists.
[ Achievements Artists Civilization Culture Individuals Material Military Philosophers Poets Power Quality Representative Terms Valued Wealth Worth]
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- I think it's pretentious to create art just for the sake of stroking the artists ego.
[ Art Artists Create Ego Just Pretentious Sake Think]
Topic:
- Then l learned to play guitar and l started writing songs and my mother formed for me a publishing business, so we started publishing and managing artists.
[ Artists Business Formed Guitar Learned Managing Mother Play Publishing Songs Started Then Writing]
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- I was working as an art and tech researcher in '84. At that time there had been a small government program of assistance for artists for at least three or four years. I was working with Super 8 film then. And video in '85 and public radio in the early '80s.
[ Art Artists Assistance Been Early Film Four Government Had Least Program Public Radio Researcher Small Super Tech Then Three Time Video Working Years]
Topic:
- When I came back to California in the early '60s I was hanging out with Jimmy Bowen, Phil Spector, and I wanted to be a record producer and work with other artists.
[ Artists Back California Came Early Hanging Jimmy Other Out Phil Producer Record Spector Wanted Work]
Topic:
- I had been stockpiling Gospel songs for other artists, and had planned to submit them to Gospel artists.
[ Artists Been Gospel Had Other Planned Songs Submit Them]
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- Mother's interest in contemporary American artists emerged during the 1920s.
[ American Artists Contemporary During Emerged Interest Mother]
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- They decided to establish a museum of modern art where works by contemporary artists would be shown. Mother was viewed as a very progressive person, and not everybody liked the paintings she bought.
[ Art Artists Bought Contemporary Decided Establish Everybody Liked Modern Mother Museum Paintings Person Progressive She Shown Very Viewed Where Works Would]
Topic:
- The secret to so many artists living so long is that every painting is a new adventure. So, you see, they're always looking ahead to something new and exciting. The secret is not to look back.
[ Adventure Ahead Always Artists Back Every Exciting Living Long Look Looking Many New Painting Secret See Something]
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- It feels like my job is to support people. I support great artists. When I worked with a symphony, I sat in the third chair, not the first chair.
[ Artists Chair Feels First Great Job Sat Support Symphony Third Worked]
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- True artists are almost the only men who do their work for pleasure.
[ Almost Artists Men Only Pleasure Their True Work]
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- I've always seen it as the role of an artist to drag his inside out, give the audience all you've got. Writers, actors, singers, all good artists do the same. It isn't supposed to be easy.
[ Actors Always Artist Artists Audience Drag Easy Give Good Got His Inside Out Role Same Seen Singers Supposed Writers]
Topic:
- Europeans really provided many venues over there and hailed the jazz artists, and a lot of musicians went over there and stayed over there for a long time. A lot of them moved over there, lived over there, and died over there.
[ Artists Died Europeans Hailed Jazz Lived Long Lot Many Moved Musicians Over Provided Really Stayed Them Time Venues Went]
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- Many jazz artists go to L.A. seeking a more comfortable life and then they really stop playing.
[ Artists Comfortable Go Jazz Life Many More Playing Really Seeking Stop Then]
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- A lot of artists are much more concerned about how their work is used and how it's disseminated. That, to artists, is as important as the money, for some people.
[ Artists Concerned How Important Lot Money More Much Some Their Used Work]
Topic:
- The Constitution wanted artists to have control over their works because they knew it would create incentive to create more works. That is clearly still the goal.
[ Artists Because Clearly Constitution Control Create Goal Incentive Knew More Over Still Their Wanted Works Would]
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- Unauthorized use of these MP3 files is really creating a problem for artists in the music community.
[ Artists Community Creating Files Mp3 Music Problem Really These Unauthorized Use]
Topic:
- Racial history is therefore natural history and the mysticism of the soul at one and the same time; but the history of the religion of the blood, conversely, is the great world story of the rise and downfall of peoples, their heroes and thinkers, their inventors and artists.
[ Artists Blood Conversely Downfall Great Heroes History Inventors Mysticism Natural Peoples Racial Religion Rise Same Soul Story Their Therefore Thinkers Time World]
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- I was looking at making a shift in my career. I've been so blessed I'd like to be able to give that back. If I could find young artists, young performers I can nurture to have a career I would really like that.
[ Able Artists Back Been Blessed Career Could Find Give Looking Making Nurture Performers Really Shift Would Young]
Topic:
- Subjective artists are one-eyed, but objective artists are blind.
[ Artists Blind Objective One-Eyed Subjective]
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- Every artist seems to me to have the job of bearing witness to the world we live in. To some extent I think of all of us as artists, because we have voices and we are each of us unique.
[ Artist Artists Bearing Because Each Every Extent Job Live Seems Some Think Unique Us Voices Witness World]
Topic:
- Robert Crumb is an influence on how I draw, but not on the subject matter I take or my approach. One thing I do like about Crumb is that he's chronicled his age, his times, and I think that is what artists should do.
[ Age Approach Artists Crumb Draw His How Influence Matter Robert Should Subject Take Thing Think Times]
Topic:
- But in the old days, visual artists used to fall into two distinct categories: those of us who created images with cameras and those of us who applied stuff onto other stuff, with brushes or other tools.
[ Applied Artists Brushes Cameras Categories Created Days Distinct Fall Images Into Old Onto Other Stuff Those Tools Two Us Used Visual]
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- Know the names of past and current artists who are most famous for playing their instruments.
[ Artists Current Famous Instruments Know Most Names Past Playing Their]
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- I think that it can be said of a lot of artists, and myself included, that we made the same record over and over from the beginning.
[ Artists Beginning Included Lot Made Myself Over Record Said Same Think]
Topic:
- The music is a personal expression, like art. It is something that you like doing that comes from within, and is an expression that comes from God. That is why artists are beautiful and why people who copy are not really artistic.
[ Art Artistic Artists Beautiful Comes Copy Doing Expression God Music Personal Really Something Why Within]
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- I do not deny that I have made drawings and watercolors of an erotic nature. But they are always works of art. Are there no artists who have done erotic pictures?
[ Always Art Artists Deny Done Drawings Made Nature Pictures Watercolors Works]
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- All men are somewhat ridiculous and grotesque, just because they are men; and in this respect artists might well be regarded as man multiplied by two. So it is, was, and shall be.
[ Artists Because Grotesque Just Man Men Might Multiplied Regarded Respect Ridiculous Shall Somewhat Two Well]
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- What men are among the other formations of the earth, artists are among men.
[ Among Artists Earth Formations Men Other]
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- No, United Artists was a very extraordinary organization, because once they had agreed on the director, they believed in letting him have his way. They trusted me, and that doesn't often happen.
[ Agreed Artists Because Believed Director Extraordinary Had Happen Him His Letting Often Once Organization Trusted United Very Way]
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- Still, the film nearly didn't happen a number of times. There were great arguments with United Artists about how to reduce the cost because they were nothing if not conscious of the price of the film.
[ Arguments Artists Because Conscious Cost Film Great Happen How Nearly Nothing Number Price Reduce Still Times United Were]
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- Those artists who say that somehow therapy or analysis will thwart their creativity are completely misinformed. It's absolutely the opposite: it opens closed doors.
[ Absolutely Analysis Artists Closed Completely Creativity Doors Opens Opposite Say Somehow Their Therapy Those Thwart Will]
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- The term 'giant' is used too often to describe artists. But in the case of Akira Kurosawa, we have one of the rare instances where the term fits.
[ Artists Case Describe Fits Giant Instances Kurosawa Often Rare Term Too Used Where]
Topic:
- The artists who stand out to me have a passion for what they do. There are a lot of people who can sing. It's just like when you go to church and people are singing because it sounds good, not because it feels good. There's a difference.
[ Artists Because Church Difference Feels Go Good Just Lot Out Passion Sing Singing Sounds Stand]
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- To the extent that '60s guys own things, yes... but I don't have the publishing, just like most '60s guys, and that was an error, you know... part ownership in publishing was the kind of era that started a little bit later, when real businessmen started to manage artists.
[ Artists Bit Businessmen Era Error Extent Guys Just Kind Know Later Little Manage Most Own Ownership Part Publishing Real Started Things Yes]
Topic:
- I have often heard the statement made by foreign singers, as a demonstrated fact, that the German artists are artists in feeling indeed, and serious in their devotion, but that their singing is crude.
[ Artists Crude Demonstrated Devotion Fact Feeling Foreign German Heard Indeed Made Often Serious Singers Singing Statement Their]
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- It always makes me sad when I think of how I saw Wagner wasting his vitality, not only by singing their parts to some of his artists, but acting out the smallest details, and of how few they were who were responsive to his wishes.
[ Acting Always Artists Details Few His How Makes Only Out Parts Responsive Sad Saw Singing Smallest Some Their Think Vitality Wagner Wasting Were Wishes]
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- My songs are the reflection of how I think and how I feel in that moment. But I'm conscious of the fact that artists have a responsibility before the masses and they have to take care with their words.
[ Artists Before Care Conscious Fact Feel How Masses Moment Reflection Responsibility Songs Take Their Think Words]
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- Lately I've been a workaholic. I'm in the studio all the time and I've helped to produce a couple of artists.
[ Artists Been Couple Helped Lately Produce Studio Time Workaholic]
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- It was my mom and I against the world. We lived in New York in this bohemian lifestyle where an extended group of artists and photographers were like my aunts and uncles.
[ Against Artists Aunts Bohemian Extended Group Lifestyle Lived Mom New Photographers Uncles Were Where World York]
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- Labels only confuse people. The smarter people recognize artists who transcend categories. But I always try to entertain. It's in my nature; writers are born to entertain. If that means working ostensibly within a genre, fine.
[ Always Artists Born Categories Confuse Entertain Fine Genre Labels Means Nature Only Ostensibly Recognize Smarter Transcend Try Within Working Writers]
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- People might say I'm difficult, but did you ever hear anyone describe a label as 'difficult'? By nature, artists should challenge. When they call you difficult, it is a reflection of the imbalance of power.
[ Anyone Artists Call Challenge Describe Did Difficult Ever Hear Imbalance Label Might Nature Power Reflection Say Should]
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- I think that most artists are leaning towards fragile idiots.
[ Artists Fragile Idiots Leaning Most Think Towards]
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- Artists speak the truth to the public without fear of retribution or damage to their careers.
[ Artists Careers Damage Fear Public Retribution Speak Their Truth Without]
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- My experiences have been, from the very beginning, cultural and creative. And my business has been a way of exposing the culture, exposing the artists so that the world could hear and see them.
[ Artists Been Beginning Business Could Creative Cultural Culture Experiences Exposing Hear See Them Very Way World]
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- When I and the other young artists were working in comics, our work carried with it a particularly American slant. After all, we were Americans drawing and writing about things that touched us. As it turned out, the early work was, you might say, a comic book version of Jazz.
[ After American Americans Artists Book Carried Comic Comics Drawing Early Jazz Might Other Our Out Particularly Say Slant Things Touched Turned Us Version Were Work Working Writing Young]
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- I think the great artists, especially in literature, have always thought with the heart.
[ Always Artists Especially Great Heart Literature Think Thought]
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- Artists are very young, and say, Um, ok, to these industry dudes.
[ Artists Dudes Industry Ok Say These Um Very Young]
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- The industry is a menace to artists.
[ Artists Industry Menace]
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- The difference between me and the newer artists is that I have the history with the architects, the masters that started the music. I know where the music came from.
[ Architects Artists Between Came Difference History Know Masters Music Newer Started Where]
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- Challenge America grants go to the towns and hamlets of this sprawling country, where big touring companies will rarely go, and major actors, actresses, writers and artists may never appear in person.
[ Actors Actresses America Appear Artists Big Challenge Companies Country Go Grants Hamlets Major May Never Person Rarely Sprawling Touring Towns Where Will Writers]
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- The notion of making money by popular work, and then retiring to do good work, is the most familiar of all the devil's traps for artists.
[ Artists Devil Familiar Good Making Money Most Notion Popular Retiring Then Traps Work]
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- An artist may have burdens the ordinary citizen doesn't know, but the ordinary citizen has burdens that many artists never even touch.
[ Artist Artists Burdens Citizen Even Know Many May Never Ordinary Touch]
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- Artists are traditionally resistant to labels.
[ Artists Labels Resistant Traditionally]
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- The new artists coming through were very materialistic and Hollywood, not so engaged in communication.
[ Artists Coming Communication Engaged Hollywood Materialistic New Through Very Were]
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- Artists are expected to fit into fraudulent categories.
[ Artists Categories Expected Fit Fraudulent Into]
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- Artists themselves are not confined, but their output is.
[ Artists Confined Output Their Themselves]
Topic: Art
- Mistakes and dead-ends often mean more to these artists than any proven problem.
[ Any Artists Mean Mistakes More Often Problem Proven Than These]
Topic:
- Some artists imagine they've got a hold on this apparatus, which in fact has got a hold of them. As a result, they end up supporting a cultural prison that is out of their control.
[ Apparatus Artists Control Cultural End Fact Got Hold Imagine Out Prison Result Some Supporting Their Them Up Which]
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- At the time, the only options were playing the local county fair. Now with American Idol and younger recording artists that have come out, there is more of an opportunity.
[ American Artists Come County Fair Idol Local More Now Only Opportunity Options Out Playing Recording Time Were Younger]
Topic:
- There are different kinds of artists and very often, I'll be very frank with you, I wish I were a different kind.
[ Artists Different Frank Kind Kinds Often Very Were Wish]
Topic:
- I love Ruth Brown, not just her singing, but Ruth Brown has more girl power than anyone, because she fought hard against people who ripped her off and then helped other artists through the Rhythm and Blues Foundation.
[ Against Anyone Artists Because Blues Brown Fought Foundation Girl Hard Helped Her Just Love More Off Other Power Rhythm Ripped Ruth She Singing Than Then Through]
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- I had a very unusual contract. Most artists actually pay for their record dates and it comes out of their royalties. I paid for nothing.
[ Actually Artists Comes Contract Dates Had Most Nothing Out Paid Pay Record Royalties Their Unusual Very]
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- Now, there are people that are Christian artists, because they have a purpose to be evangelical for Christ. I don't feel I've been called to that yet. Now, that could change. There's no telling what kind of call God will put on my life.
[ Artists Because Been Call Called Change Christ Christian Could Evangelical Feel God Kind Life Now Purpose Put Telling Will Yet]
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- Most artists come in and out of the country, they stay may be 2 weeks - or a month max and then they leave.
[ Artists Come Country Leave Max May Month Most Out Stay Then Weeks]
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- I helped found Artists for New South Africa, but it used to be called Artists for Free South Africa. Alfre Woodard and a bunch of us started this.
[ Africa Artists Bunch Called Found Free Helped New South Started Us Used]
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- I have come to believe that a great teacher is a great artist and that there are as few as there are any other great artists. Teaching might even be the greatest of the arts since the medium is the human mind and spirit.
[ Any Artist Artists Arts Believe Come Even Few Great Greatest Human Medium Might Mind Other Since Spirit Teacher Teaching]
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- The artist is an educator of artists of the future who are able to understand and in the process of understanding perform unexpected - the best - evolutions.
[ Able Artist Artists Best Educator Evolutions Future Perform Process Understand Understanding Unexpected]
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- I'd love to break America, like all artists do. It's a lot of work but, you know, it's got to be done!
[ America Artists Break Done Got Know Lot Love Work]
Topic:
- Lesser artists borrow, great artists steal.
[ Artists Borrow Great Lesser Steal]
Topic: Art
- Many people think voice over artists just read, there's much more to it. Without acting beats, scene study and improving skills, you won't make it.
[ Acting Artists Beats Improving Just Make Many More Much Over Read Scene Skills Study Think Voice Without Won]
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- I have a private press. I'm a book artist. I publish books of other authors and artists. I do the illustrating. I set the type. I print it myself on my press. I do everything but bind it.
[ Artist Artists Authors Bind Book Books Everything Illustrating Myself Other Press Print Private Publish Set Type]
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- All of them had so much to offer us as far as, you know, knowledge in the music industry, and especially Randy and Paula because, you know, they've been artists.
[ Artists Because Been Especially Far Had Industry Know Knowledge Much Music Offer Paula Randy Them Us]
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- You know, Simon he's an artist representative, but Randy and Paula actually were in the industry as artists so they had, you know, the information that they offered to us from their aspect.
[ Actually Artist Artists Aspect Had Industry Information Know Offered Paula Randy Representative Simon Their Us Were]
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- I like to work with artists who are as wide in their musical taste as I am.
[ Am Artists Musical Taste Their Wide Work]
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- People are afraid to ask musicians to be involved in projects because they anticipate being turned down. Young artists hesitate before contacting me. People in my position don't get approached often enough.
[ Afraid Anticipate Approached Artists Ask Because Before Being Down Enough Get Hesitate Involved Musicians Often Position Projects Turned Young]
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- Everything we do helps the new artists in the long run.
[ Artists Everything Helps Long New Run]
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- My parents cultured me a lot and they introduced me to a lot of artists, a lot of their friends.
[ Artists Cultured Friends Introduced Lot Parents Their]
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- I believe there is little to gain by exchanging opinions with other artists concerning either the ideology of art or technical methods.
[ Art Artists Believe Concerning Either Exchanging Gain Ideology Little Methods Opinions Other Technical]
Topic:
- Many of the artists who have represented Negro life have seen only the comic, ludicrous side of it, and have lacked sympathy with and appreciation for the warm big heart that dwells within such a rough exterior.
[ Appreciation Artists Big Comic Dwells Exterior Heart Lacked Life Ludicrous Many Negro Only Represented Rough Seen Side Such Sympathy Warm Within]
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- Artists are never complete people. But if it's art that completes them, then what is taken away?
[ Art Artists Away Complete Completes Never Taken Them Then]
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- Well, first of all it's entertainment. That stops us becoming too pretentious or thinking we're great artists.
[ Artists Becoming Entertainment First Great Pretentious Stops Thinking Too Us Well]
Topic:
- The nation that complacently and fearfully allows its artists and writers to become suspected rather than respected is no longer regarded as a nation possessed with humor or depth.
[ Allows Artists Become Depth Humor Longer Nation Possessed Rather Regarded Respected Suspected Than Writers]
Topic:
- Unless artists can remember what it was to be a little boy, they are only half complete as artist and as man.
[ Artist Artists Boy Complete Half Little Man Only Remember Unless]
Topic:
- Artists usually don't make all that much money, and they often keep their artistic hobby despite the money rather than due to it.
[ Artistic Artists Despite Due Hobby Keep Make Money Much Often Rather Than Their Usually]
Topic:
- Immature artists imitate. Mature artists steal.
[ Artists Imitate Immature Mature Steal]
Topic: Art
- The immature artist imitates. Mature artists steal.
[ Artist Artists Imitates Immature Mature Steal]
Topic:
- The film of tomorrow will not be directed by civil servants of the camera, but by artists for whom shooting a film constitutes a wonderful and thrilling adventure.
[ Adventure Artists Camera Civil Constitutes Directed Film Servants Shooting Thrilling Tomorrow Whom Will Wonderful]
Topic:
- I don't think that artists of any kind would or could sacrifice their artistic freedom by being more responsible with their influence on people, especially young people.
[ Any Artistic Artists Being Could Especially Freedom Influence Kind More Responsible Sacrifice Their Think Would Young]
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- They would come down in Mississippi, they hired me as a talent scout. And I would go all over Mississippi, Alabama, Texas, and find out different artists for them.
[ Alabama Artists Come Different Down Find Go Hired Mississippi Out Over Scout Talent Texas Them Would]
Topic:
- The refusal to rest content, the willingness to risk excess on behalf of one's obsessions, is what distinguishes artists from entertainers, and what makes some artists adventurers on behalf of us all.
[ Adventurers Artists Behalf Content Distinguishes Entertainers Excess Makes Obsessions Refusal Rest Risk Some Us Willingness]
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- It's something I've always loved doing. I'm not one of the artists who comes in and just does my bit. I'm there every second of every day. That's my hands-on situation.
[ Always Artists Bit Comes Day Does Doing Every Hands-On Hands-On Just Loved Second Situation Something]
Topic:
- There have been many different artists that have been inspirational. I suppose the question is directed to what was the reason why I went into fantasy illustration.
[ Artists Been Different Directed Fantasy Illustration Inspirational Into Many Question Reason Suppose Went Why]
Topic:
- I would venture to warn against too great intimacy with artists as it is very seductive and a little dangerous.
[ Against Artists Dangerous Great Intimacy Little Seductive Too Venture Very Warn Would]
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- We must declare ourselves, become known; allow the world to discover this subterranean life of ours which connects kings and farm boys, artists and clerks. Let them see that the important thing is not the object of love, but the emotion itself.
[ Allow Artists Become Boys Clerks Connects Declare Discover Emotion Farm Important Itself Kings Known Life Love Must Object Ours Ourselves See Subterranean Them Thing Which World]
Topic:
- But some great records are are being made with today's technology and there are still great artists among us. Likewise there are artists today who are so reliant on modern technology, they wouldn't have emerged when recording was more organic.
[ Among Artists Being Emerged Great Likewise Made Modern More Organic Recording Records Reliant Some Still Technology Today Us]
Topic:
- I don't think artists are made, I think they're born.
[ Artists Born Made Think]
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- Elvis Presley, The Everly Brothers, and a lot of American artists were my greatest influences.
[ American Artists Brothers Elvis Everly Greatest Influences Lot Presley Were]
Topic:
- Things have changed a great deal since the days of Mr. Mayer. The studios no longer control, as they did in those days, artists or directors or producers, as the case may be.
[ Artists Case Changed Control Days Deal Did Directors Great Longer May Mayer Mr Producers Since Studios Things Those]
Topic:
- Back in the 60s, San Francisco artists lived in communes.
[ Artists Back Francisco Lived San]
Topic:
- I always make this joke that I know you were expecting to see the big skirts and the hoops. But that was a long time ago. Artists aren't always seen as real people. If you start out as a teenager, sometimes people want to keep you locked as that. But I'm a woman now.
[ Ago Always Artists Big Expecting Hoops Joke Keep Know Locked Long Make Now Out Real See Seen Skirts Sometimes Start Teenager Time Want Were Woman]
Topic:
- For Scary Movie 2, we had a due date and had to work fast. And though there's a lot of pressure, as artists, we just block it out. So really, the pressure comes from us. That's how the first movie happened. There was no outside pressure: we wanted to hit the audience hard.
[ Artists Audience Block Comes Date Due Fast First Had Happened Hard Hit How Just Lot Movie Out Outside Pressure Really Scary Though Us Wanted Work]
Topic:
- I like working closely with artists. I think that's very important in fantasy and science fiction - the visual aspect of the worlds and the characters.
[ Artists Aspect Characters Closely Fantasy Fiction Important Science Think Very Visual Working Worlds]
Topic:
- The arts have only ever interested a small minority of people, which acted as a kind of nursery to support artists.
[ Acted Artists Arts Ever Interested Kind Minority Nursery Only Small Support Which]
Topic:
- I grew up with all kinds ofmusic, but my heart was particularly drawn to Country Music because of the guitar playing, the lyrics and of artists like Steve Warner and Vince Gill.
[ Artists Because Country Drawn Grew Guitar Heart Kinds Lyrics Music Particularly Playing Steve Up Vince Warner]
Topic:
- What is nice about country music today is that most artists are not trying to do something everybody else is doing. They really are trying to develop their own uniqueness.
[ Artists Country Develop Doing Else Everybody Most Music Nice Own Really Something Their Today Trying Uniqueness]
Topic:
- All kids, when they go to school, are pretty good artists and dancers and singers and poets. All that gets buried, basically through being educated, or brainwashed.
[ Artists Basically Being Brainwashed Buried Dancers Educated Gets Go Good Kids Poets Pretty School Singers Through]
Topic:
- I think most artists find it difficult to part with their work but it's the parting that keeps us alive and keeps us working. In the case of the chariot, although it's been sold I actually still have it, just in another form.
[ Actually Alive Although Another Artists Been Case Chariot Difficult Find Form Just Keeps Most Part Parting Sold Still Their Think Us Work Working]
Topic:
- I feel a lot more comfortable being me these days. I'm constantly told that my work is good. A lot of fans and a lot of other artists say my songs and albums mean a lot to them. Isn't that what's important?
[ Albums Artists Being Comfortable Constantly Days Fans Feel Good Important Lot Mean More Other Say Songs Them These Told Work]
Topic:
- Month after month, Wizard Academy equips people who want to make a difference. This is why journalists and scientists and artists and educators and business owners and advertising professionals and ministers are attracted to our little school.
[ Academy Advertising After Artists Attracted Business Difference Educators Equips Journalists Little Make Ministers Month Our Owners Professionals School Scientists Want Why Wizard]
Topic:
- Music is more emotional than prose, more revolutionary than poetry. I'm not saying I've got the answers, just a of questions that I don't hear other artists asking.
[ Answers Artists Asking Emotional Got Hear Just More Music Other Poetry Prose Questions Revolutionary Saying Than]
Topic:
- They consistently hobble artists' in the name of selling more units then are surprised when the fans don't buy the lukewarm music this produces. So they then drop the artist.
[ Artist Artists Buy Consistently Drop Fans Lukewarm More Music Name Produces Selling Surprised Then Units]
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- We, the artists, make the stuff they sell and they're like ticks on our backs, sucking the life out of us.
[ Artists Backs Life Make Our Out Sell Stuff Sucking Ticks Us]
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- So I guess the complete lack of any new developments is what struck me. That and the fact that much of the good we had done for the artists' side of the industry with G.O.D. had been just as quickly undone by the big boys.
[ Any Artists Been Big Boys Complete Developments Done Fact Good Guess Had Industry Just Lack Much New Quickly Side Struck Undone]
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- Art and money are closely related. Try sitting down with a group of artists and ask them what's on their mind. Very quickly the topic shifts to money. And it can be very hard to get them off that subject.
[ Art Artists Ask Closely Down Get Group Hard Mind Money Off Quickly Related Shifts Sitting Subject Their Them Topic Try Very]
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- In general, I don't feel artists should need producers.
[ Artists Feel General Need Producers Should]
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- The best artists are gone now.
[ Artists Best Gone Now]
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- And I hate to see artists who are real safe. I love to see artists swing for the fences sometimes.
[ Artists Fences Hate Love Real Safe See Sometimes Swing]
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- But I just love that music scene so much, and I enjoy really being around those artists and watching them even more than I do performing, because they are a whole group of people that do it because they love music.
[ Around Artists Because Being Enjoy Even Group Just Love More Much Music Performing Really Scene Than Them Those Watching Whole]
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- Artists were nurtured back in the '70s. Their music was developed by the record companies.
[ Artists Back Companies Developed Music Nurtured Record Their Were]
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- I will be developing artists for my new label. The rest is in God's Hands.
[ Artists Developing God Hands Label New Rest Will]
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- I'm developing artists for my new record label, my son's band, Intangible, being one of them.
[ Artists Band Being Developing Intangible Label New Record Son Them]
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- The more far-out artists, the better.
[ Artists Better More]
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- Those nations of artists, finding their own individualism, and kind of standing against the world: to me that's the ultimate nightmare. I want to get lost and diffused in the world.
[ Against Artists Diffused Finding Get Individualism Kind Lost Nations Nightmare Own Standing Their Those Ultimate Want World]
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- Artists today think of everything they do as a work of art. It is important to forget about what you are doing - then a work of art may happen.
[ Art Artists Doing Everything Forget Happen Important May Then Think Today Work]
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- Coming from Britain, I was terrified of meeting all these other artists, because artists over there tend to fight with each other a lot, the premise being that there's not enough room for everybody.
[ Artists Because Being Britain Coming Each Enough Everybody Fight Lot Meeting Other Over Premise Room Tend Terrified These]
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- One of the interesting things here is that the people who should be shaping the future are politicians. But the political framework itself is so dead and closed that people look to other sources, like artists, because art and music allow people a certain freedom.
[ Allow Art Artists Because Certain Closed Dead Framework Freedom Future Here Interesting Itself Look Music Other Political Politicians Shaping Should Sources Things]
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- So ultimately, it's idealistic to think that artists are able to step away from the power of the media and the way it controls things, and go on doing their own things.
[ Able Artists Away Controls Doing Go Idealistic Media Own Power Step Their Things Think Ultimately Way]
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- I see myself and many artists like me as the torchbearers through these dark ages.
[ Ages Artists Dark Many Myself See These Through]
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