"... there's something I feel in your spirit, something that made me think you were an Arts major..." As said to me by a senior in my colege, it wasn't the compliment that I loved. It was the fact that she seemed like a person who seemed to have a deep outlook on life... it's so refreshing to meet someone like that. " I shall allow no man to belittle my soul by making me hate him." Brook T. Washington. "Be not afraid of going slowly, be afraid of standing still." A Chinese proverb. "Val: Sometimes I think the whole adult world is against youth culture!. Daria: Yeah, except the ones making a nice, fat living off of it." (Daria, The lost girls) True merit, like a river, the deeper it is, the less noise it makes. ~Edward Frederick Halifax Don't talk about yourself; it will be done when you leave. ~Wilson Mizner Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are. ~Malcolm S. Forbes "It is not power that corrupts but fear. Fear of losing power corrupts those who wield it and fear of the scourge of power corrupts those who are subject to it." Aung San Suu Kyi "Maybe that is why as a little kid in sunday school I learned that God didn’t want false gods or idols. I thought it was terribly selfish of God as a child but I think I get it now. He didn’t want us following people or things that are imperfect and not so much for the followers but for the gods and/or idols who will never be what everyone wishes or needs them to be because we are made imperfect. He knew we wouldn’t be able to handle the pressure, the shame, the glory, or the power the spotlight brings." Kelly Clarkson "...because you're different, that's it!." Fay. "My coming will be just like the days of Noah, when people were so caught up in physical pleasure that they had become blind to their sin and the destruction that was to be soon visited upon them." Mathew 24:37-39. "No Man can see me and live." Exodus 33:20 "... for by what a man is overcome, by this he is enslaved." 2Peter 2:9 "It's a really powerful drug. Music can poison you, lift your spirits or make you sick without knowing why." Dr. Adam Neasty, Musicologist. "Music is the language of languages. It can be said that of all the arts, there is none that more powerfully moves or changes the conciousness." David Tame. "Hateful to me as the gates of Hades is that man who hides one thing in his heart and speaks another." Homer "Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide whether it is good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art." Andy Warhol. "Perhaps Imagination is only intelligence having fun" George Scialabba "I enjoyed reading your story more than you can imagine. You have a charming way of writing that pulls the reader deep inside your words." Kazeh. “If you hear a voice within you saying, ''You are not a painter,'' then by all means paint… and that voice will be silenced.” Van Gogh 'Noura, Noura what's your name?' My cousin James when we were five, he wanted to speak with me in english. 'DRUGS ARE BAD! Drugs are so bad.' Alex Gaskarth. 'Of course not everyone can always understand you, you're an artist.' Someone. 'When Noura's truly happy, that's when you really fall in love with her.' ... My Ta-tay. 'No looking back, you know the past will stay' Mae's Summertime song. 'God does not leave us' Proverbs. " Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck". Dalai Lama “And no bearer of burdens shall bear another’s burden”. (Quran 35:18) “Truly, in remembering God do hearts find rest.” "Think much, but keep thy mouth closed" a wise saying from the egyptian civilization. سوي الصح و مالج شغل بأحد" I heard some lady talking on the phone say while I was shopping at this store. It's people like her who keep Kuwait alive a bit.