“You might as well be yourself, everyone else is taken” – Oscar Wilde

“If you’re afraid of being wrong, you’ll never create anything original” – Ken Robinson

“Life is made up of opportunities, even the ones you miss” – Benjamin Button

“The edge is the place you always want to be (as an Artist)”  – Unknown

“You are playing a part, but you are also the part” – Jim Morrison

“If the doors of perception were cleansed, man would see things as they are..”                – William Blake

“An artist cannot speak about his art any more than a plant can discuss horticulture” – Jean Cocteau

“Connecting with energy feels like excitement, then euphoria, and then love.  Finding enough energy to maintain that state of love certainly helps the world, but it most directly helps us.  It is the most hedonistic thing we can do.” – The Celestine Prophecy.

“The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars” – Jack Kerouac

“If you aren’t governed by fear, you can live truthfully and you can find a kind of beauty.  But if you’re inhibited and fearful, you will live a prescriptive existence.” – Russell Brand

“There is only one day left, always starting over: it is given to us at dawn and taken away from us at dusk” – Jean Paul Sartre

“Realize deeply that the present moment is all you have. Make the NOW the primary focus of your life.” – Eckhart Tolle

“Our journey to find art will show that art gives culture and that culture is the antidote to propaganda.” – Vivienne Westwood

“You know when you see something and it makes you feel an emotion” – Overheard

“The individual must create value by affirming it and living it, not by simply talking about it or philosophising in the mind.” – Søren Kierkegaard

“The greatest obstacles to inner peace are disturbing emotions such as anger, attachment, fear and suspicion, whilst love and compassion and a universal responsibility are the sources of peace and happiness” – HH The Dalai Lama