"[Jack White] is one of the handful of giants that's around now," says producer and Blue Note Records president Don Was. "There are just a handful of those people who can dig in underneath the music and get to the essence of it. Keith Richards comes to mind. Bruce Springsteen comes to mind. Muddy Waters comes to mind."
The Ethics of Transplants: Why Careless Thought Costs Lives By Janet Radcliffe Richards - If you die through mistakes in moral reasoning, then you are as dead as if you die through mistakes made in medicine. Organ transplantation saves lives yet thousands die every year on waiting lists through lack of organs. We are exhorted to donate; but is our individual reluctance the essence of the problem, or is it caused by deeper issues in the way public policy is discussed and formulated?
William Cullen Bryant (1794-1878) To the Fringed Gentian. THOU blossom bright with autumn dew, And coloured with the heaven's own blue, That openest when the quiet light Succeeds the keen and frosty night. Thou comest not when violets lean O'er wandering brooks and springs unseen, Or columbines, in purple dressed, Nod o'er the ground-bird's hidden nest. Thou waitest late and com'st alone, When woods are bare and birds are flown,