Being is a fiction invented by those who suffer from becoming.
Dowell, Coleman quotes
- "Some people say there was no jazz tenor before… "Some people say there was no jazz tenor before me. All I know is I just had a way of playing and I didn't think in terms of any other instrument but the tenor." - Coleman Hawkins
- Jacques Deval "God loved the birds and invented trees. Man loved the birds and invented cages." Jacques Deval quotes
- Orson F. Whitney – on building character “No pain that we suffer, no trial that we experience is wasted. It ministers to our education, to the development of such qualities as patience, faith, fortitude and humility. All that we suffer and all that we endure, especially when we endure it patiently, builds up our characters, purifies our hearts, expands our souls, and makes us more tender and charitable, more worthy to be…
- "To perceive is to suffer." – Aristotle "To perceive is to suffer." - Aristotle