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Art teaches us to see into things. Folk art and kitsch allow us to see outward from within things.

- Walter Benjamin
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An intelligent observation of the facts of human existence will reveal to shallow-minded folk who sn ...

- Rafael Sabatini
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They didn't have to describe Jesus to me for me to know he's black. Jesus' first miracle was turning ...

- D. L. Hughley
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I was involved in the Great Folk Music scare back in the sixties, when it almost caught on.

- Martin Mull
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There's room in the world for one historical folk-rock singer to make a decent living, and I happen ...

- Al Stewart
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Let me tell you something 'bout these rich Uptown folk," said Cokie. "They got everything that money ...

- Ruta Sepetys
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There are no bridges in folk songs because the peasants died building them.

- Eugene Chadbourne
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The keynote of simple folk is bad manners, familiarity. They intrude on one's private soul.

- Patrick Kavanagh
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Over the centuries we have transformed the ancient myths and folk tales and made them into the fabri ...

- Jack Zipes
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“Come, Caesar, even by night - let stars delay; If thou but come, thy folk will find it day”

- Marcus Aurelius
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One of my problems is I'm not really sure if I slot into rock or not. I've always tried to combine w ...

- Steve Winwood
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The 'crownd' is still the unit, the favourite coin of the labourers, especially the elder folk. They ...

- Richard Jefferies
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I was in a rock band; I was my own folk singer; I was in a death metal band for a very short time; I ...

- Kiesza
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I would say there's a lot of similarity between folk and punk. It's written for the common man.

- Greg Graffin
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There's nothing quite like tobacco: it's the passion of decent folk, and whoever lives without tobac ...

- Moliere
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Women have always struggled with their men-folk for the abolition of slavery, the liberation of coun ...

- Gertrude Mongella
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From a young age, I was encouraged to sing, dance and learn folk and popular songs in Spanish.

- Ailyn Perez
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After the devil himself, there is no worse folk than the pope and his followers.

- Martin Luther
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I love all those great 'f' words - feminism, folk music..

- Ani Difranco
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Educated folk keep to one another's company too much, leaving other people much like milk skimmed of ...

- George Iles
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I fell in love with folk music at Surprise Lake Camp. It was the songs of Woody Guthrie and the Weav ...

- Neil Diamond
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