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Ten Random Quotes

"When my father passed away two or three years ago, I didn't listen to music for four days - that's a long time for me."
Carlos Santana

"Beauty deprived of its proper foils and adjuncts ceases to be enjoyed as beauty, just as light deprived of all shadows ceases to be enjoyed as light."
John Ruskin

"There is a weirdness about having a famous pre-pubescent in the house when you are going through the trials and tribulations of adolescence."
Danny Bonaduce

"You've got to find some way of saying it without saying it."
Duke Ellington

"Happy is the man who hath never known what it is to taste of fame -to have it is a purgatory, to want it is a Hell!"
Edward Bulwer-Lytton

"Words build bridges into unexplored regions."
Adolf Hitler

"Ninety-nine percent of requested deaths go unrecorded. It's a secret crime."
Derek Humphry

"Society is now one polished horde, formed of two mighty tries, the Bores and Bored."
Lord Byron

"We peruse one ideal, that of bringing people together in peace, irrespective of race, religion and political convictions, for the benefit of mankind."
Juan Antonio Samaranch

"Among the many misdeeds of the British rule in India, history will look upon the act depriving a whole nation of arms as the blackest."
Mohandas Gandhi

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