a journal of observations, obsessions and inspirations

January2016

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Ingmar Bergman

Film as dream, film as music. No art passes our conscience in the way film does, and goes directly to our feelings, deep down into the dark rooms of our souls.

INGMAR BERGMAN
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Holly Friesen

When a painting feels like it is coming into being, it coincides with a certain knowing that starts to settle in my body.

HOLLY FRIESEN
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Jackson Pollock

I have no fear of making changes, destroying the image, etc., because the painting has a life of its own.

JACKSON POLLOCK
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Calvin Coolidge

Nothing in the world can take the place of perseverance. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.

CALVIN COOLIDGE
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Frederick Busch

You go to dark places so that you can get there, steal the trophy, and get out. That is more important than to be psychologically safe.

FREDERICK BUSCH
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