In fact, not forgiving is like drinking rat poison and then waiting for the rat...– Anne Lamott (one of my most favorite people in the history of people)
I do not Tweet. Writing is work, and I take it seriously, and I don’t...– Tina Fey on TODAY (via today) rickwebb: No hatin’ on Tina, but that makes about as much sense as: I do not Tweet sketch. Writing Painting is work, and I take it seriously, and I don’t necessarily want to be dropping half-baked things into the universe all the time. And I don’t have time — I have...
Oh, gentlemen, perhaps I really regard myself as an intelligent man only because...– Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Notes from Underground (via misplacedjoanofarc)
Classically Trained Musician Weighs in on Metal... →
utnereader: Choice quote, on Bruce Dickinson of Iron Maiden: He achieves an intensely rhythmic delivery of the lyrics without losing legato and musical momentum, something a lot of classical singers struggle with, especially when interpreting the many staccato and accent markings that crowd scores by Bellini, Donizetti, etc. Love it! Reblogging because this is my childhood apple pie/porch...