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I hope people half my age and twice my age will listen to my music - I want it to live forever and for my audience to feel like they have a friend in my music. Music is a spirit. It heals. It's an amazing thing to be loved and appreciated, and sometimes, music has not just been my best friend, it's been my only friend.
I'm a lucky person because I've been loved a lot. I have a great family.
In 1998, Vanity Fair asked me to write a big piece for them on the 50th anniversary of the New York City Ballet. My life, to a great extent, had been spent at and with the New York City Ballet, and I decided to try it. It was very scary, writing about something I loved so much and had such strong opinions about.
I had seen people who had lost everything and everyone they loved to war, famine, and natural disasters.
All lives have triumphs and tragedies, laughter and tears, and mine has been no different. What really matters is whether, after all of that, you remain strong and a comfort to your loved ones. I have tried to meet that test.
I loved history in my school days, and I have always been a voracious reader. But in India, you end up doing MBA, engineering or medicine.
I had lived a charmed life, and then I lost a beautiful woman I loved with all my heart.
I've always loved the mixture of crushing live drums with a programmed groove, that really cool blend, like in the verse there's a really funky drum beat that is programmed then it comes in to the chorus; you've got that enormous human feel where the band kicks in.
I fell in love with flora of all types, especially ferns. Loved the sparse structure and repetition of shape - almost fractal.
I've been a Nick Cave fan since the early '80s when he was part of The Birthday Party thing singing Australian self-destructive rock band and I've always followed his work and loved it.
When you're entertaining all day long and that's your work, you end up really very tired. You don't have a lot of energy left over for your loved ones.
I'm a big John Steinbeck fan. Cormac McCarthy. I've always loved the stories of regular people. Mark Twain, too. When you look back at some of the epic writers of our country's history, very rarely do you find upper-class royalty. We seem to delve into the struggle of life and the labor of life much more frequently.
Man will do many things to get himself loved, he will do all things to get himself envied.
I liked to write from the time I was about 12 or 13. I loved to read. And since I only spoke to my brother, I would write down my thoughts. And I think I wrote some of the worst poetry west of the Rockies. But by the time I was in my 20s, I found myself writing little essays and more poetry - writing at writing.
I like not only to be loved, but also to be told I am loved.
When a man has once loved a woman he will do anything for her except continue to love her.
He has achieved success who has worked well, laughed often, and loved much.
The journey from teaching about love to allowing myself to be loved proved much longer than I realised.
There are more people who wish to be loved than there are who are willing to love.
I've loved reading all my life.
Dear Lord, I'm so grateful I'm still loved.
To be completely woman you need a master, and in him a compass for your life. You need a man you can look up to and respect. If you dethrone him it's no wonder that you are discontented, and discontented women are not loved for long.
Hateful is the power, and pitiable is the life, of those who wish to be feared rather than loved.
When we lose one we love, our bitterest tears are called forth by the memory of hours when we loved not enough.
The highest function of love is that it makes the loved one a unique and irreplacable being.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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