Richard Eyre, announcing that he will retire in 1997
I say to dealers, `Do you want to show my figure drawings?' They say, `No, you're an abstract artist. Don't show them together, it just muddles people.'
Anthony Caro, sculptor, Independent
Because I'm very earnest by nature, if you ask me a serious question I'll probably give you a serious answer, but there's a tendency for people to think that's all there is to me - whereas in fact I'm quite daft.
Sting, musician, Arena
The worst thing that's happening in magazines and newspapers is that people get trained to write on assignment, and they cook up fake stories about whatever the editors have heard a little buzz about.
Pauline Kael, ex-New Yorker film critic, Modern ReviewReuse content