Jet Li – In the States, you can…

In the States, you can buy Chinese food. In Beijing you can buy hamburger. It’s…


“In the States, you can buy Chinese food. In Beijing you can buy hamburger. It’s very close. Now I feel the world become a big family, like a really big family. You have many neighbors. Not like before, two countries are far away.”
-Jet Li

Alban Berg – I can tell you, dearest…

I can tell you, dearest friend, that if it became known how much friendship, love…


“I can tell you, dearest friend, that if it became known how much friendship, love and a world of human and spiritual references I have smuggled into these three movements, the adherents of programme music – should there be any left – would go mad with joy.”
-Alban Berg

James Buchan – The truth is, of course…

The truth is, of course, that history is not completed in modern commerce any more…


“The truth is, of course, that history is not completed in modern commerce any more than philosophy is perfected in political economy. In other words, there is nothing timeless or God-given about filling stations and penicillin and plastic bags.”
-James Buchan