Quotes of Effigy

“ You like it when someone becomes a pop-culture icon and deserves it. ”

- Jonathan Klein

“ It's never been my purpose to become an American icon, or more famous or richer. ”

- Juliette Binoche

“ TV gives everyone an image, but radio gives birth to a million images in a million brains. ”

- Peggy Noonan

“ I am not an icon of democracy. You are all, collectively, the icon of democracy. ”

- Corazon Aquino

“ Why, I ask, isn't it possible that advertising as a whole is a fantastic fraud, presenting an image of America taken seriously by no one, least of all by the advertising men who create it? ”

- David Riesman

“ If God created us in his own image, we have more than reciprocated. ”

- Voltaire

“ An icon? That's a little much, you're putting me up there with the Statue of Liberty. But yeah, I am identified with the city. ”

- Lea DeLaria

“ I like creating images. ”

- Kate Moss

“ Don't call me an icon. I'm just a mother trying to help. ”

- Princess Diana

“ For such an advanced civilization as ours to be without images that are adequate to it is as serious a defect as being without memory. ”

- Werner Herzog

“ I would much rather have men ask why I have no statue, than why I have one. ”

- Cato the Elder

“ Isn't life a series of images that change as they repeat themselves? ”

- Andy Warhol

“ In poetry, you must love the words, the ideas and the images and rhythms with all your capacity to love anything at all. ”

- Wallace Stevens

“ Back then people closed their eyes and listened to music. Today there's a lot of images that go with the music. A lot of music is crap and it's all commercial and the images are all trying to sell the record. ”

- Neil Young

“ I like to believe that people in the long run are going to do more to promote peace than our governments. Indeed, I think that people want peace so much that one of these days governments had better get out of the way and let them have it. ”

- Dwight D. Eisenhower
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