Audrey Hepburn

Help others. "As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself and the other is for helping others." - Audrey Hepburn The true beauty of Audrey Hephurn~

To be alive.....

“I like living. I have sometimes been wildly, despairingly, acutely miserable, racked with sorrow; but through it all I still know quite certainly that just to be alive is a grand thing.” Agatha Christie quote on being alive


Frida Kahlo first met Diego Rivera when she was an art student hoping to get advice on her career from the famous Mexican muralist.


Your life is your life. Be on the watch. There is a light somewhere it may not be much light but it beats the darkness. The gods will offer you chances know them take them. You can't beat death, but you can beat death in life sometimes. You are marvellous

charlie chaplin, 1916

A photographic portrait of Charlie Chaplin as a young man, Hollywood, taken around 1916 by an unknown photographer. Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin was an English comic actor and film producer and director of the silent film era.

“I passionately hate the idea of being with it; I think an artist has always to be out of step with his time.”  -Orson Welles

Orson Welles on the set of Citizen Kane Photo by Ernest Bachrach. He was also great as Mr. Rochester in "Jane Eyre". I did a paper on his movie "War of the Worlds". an incredible man.

Salvador Dalí

Salvador Dali -- with his pet ocelot, Babou. Do you have a pet ocelot? I wanted an ocelot when I was


Victor Borge, born Børge Rosenbaum, was a Danish comedian, entertainer and world-class pianist, affectionately known as the Great Dane and the Clown Prince of Denmark.

I am now face to face with dying. But I am not finished with living.

Oliver Sacks on Learning He Has Terminal Cancer

My Own Life: Oliver Sacks on learning he has terminal cancer [NY Times, op-ed.

Bill Hicks - Dark comedy - social critique at its finest

William Melvin "Bill" Hicks (December 1961 – February was an American stand-up comedian, social critic, satirist and musician.