through the words of others
Ain't no money in poetry
That's what set the poet free.
-- Guy Clark, Cold Dog Soup
Iíll be looking at the moon
But Iíll be seeing you.
-- Irving Kahal, Iíll Be Seeing You
There ainít no dark till something shines.
-- Townes Van Zandt, Rexís Blues
Ever since the first I had, the worst I had was good.
-- Kris Kristofferson, Same Old Song
There ainít no rule if you donít break it
Ainít no chance if you donít take it.
-- Guy Clark, Picassoís Mandolin
And I thank you for those items that you sent me
The monkey and the plywood violin.
-- Leonard Cohen, First We Take Manhattan
Modern art = ďI could do thatĒ + ďYeah but you didnítĒ