Decorating is not about making stage sets, it’s not about making pretty pictures for the magazines, it’s really about creating a quality of life, a beauty that nourishes the soul.
I think a lot people get caught up with the synthetic quality of electronic music, but me, I’ve always been more interested in all those more natural sounds, in organic electricity. That’s something that I want to continue to work with.
You’re a bore, I said to me. You’re puny. You’re lacking in quality, like a pair of factory-rejected Fruit of the Loom shorts. And this was without considering any sexual problems, since I’ve never had sex with anyone except myself.
I will reflect the finest qualities my friends offer me and remind them of all the promise I see in them.
We are persons of quality, I assure you, and women of fashion, and come to see and to be seen.
The best test of the quality of a civilization is the quality of its leisure.
The outlook for our country lies in the quality of its idleness.
Quality is like quantity, but there’s a lot less of it.
I am struck by how sharing our weakness and difficulties is more nourishing to others than sharing our qualities and successes.
Focus on quality and ease of movement, not on the age a milestone is accomplished.
The number of strokes to the inch controls the pitch of the note: the more, the higher the pitch; the fewer, the lower the pitch, the size of the stroke controls the loudness… the tone quality is the most difficult element to control, it is made by the shape of the strokes.
In singing, what my voice lacked in quality it made up in volume.
Hollywood is famous for breeding monsters, and having worked in the business, I’ve known a lot of them. But only intermittently have I ever found them monstrous. They have many other qualities.
Obsession is so extreme and so hard to imagine with the rational mind that it has a science-fiction-like quality to it-it’s almost as if the obsessed one has been taken over by a replica, a pod, a facsimile of the rational person.
Rebel, rebel, you’ve torn your dress. Rebel, rebel, your face is a mess. Rebel, rebel, how could they know? Hot tramp, I love you so.
We need to create the beauty and the quality first. The quantity will follow.
I would say that the evocative qualities of music are usually put there in post-production in the reverb. It’s really not much about the musicians as the engineering. It’s post-production that’s being done by the musician at the time.
Playing along with records is key. And as far as equipment goes it has gotten so much more affordable and the drum sets are of great quality. I play Pearl; their Export Series is great for a beginner.
audacity is of all qualities the most youthful.
The work produced is a thing among things, able to be experienced and described as a sum of qualities. But from time to time it can face the receptive beholder in its whole embodied form.
God wants man to fulfill his commands as a human being and with the quality peculiar to human beings.