With coarse rice to eat, with water to drink, and my bended arm for a pillow-I have still joy in the midst of all these things.
Outside noisy, inside empty.
-- Chinese Proverb
It's the constant and determined effort that breaks down resistance, sweeps away all obstacles.
-- Claude M. Bristol
Any startling piece of work has a subversive element in it, a delicious element often. Subversion is only disagreeable when it manifests in political or social activity. In what we call art, it's one of the most desirable characteristics of a piece of work.