If you've spent a long time developing a skill and techniques, and now some 14 year-old upstart can get exactly the same result, you might feel a bit miffed I suppose, but that has happened forever.
I'm actually an evangelical atheist, but there is something I recognise about religion: that it gives people a chance to surrender.
I know that if I had a television in my flat I would convince myself that everything on it was really interesting. I would say, 'I'm a Celebrity - Get Me Out of Here!' is so sociologically fascinating that I think I'd better watch.
Even though I'm known as a pop musician, I have a seriousness about what I do.
Richard M. Devos
George P. Burnham
Ayaan Hirsi Ali