Saturday, February 15, 2003

[80.1] QUOTA

“The present horrors and evil results of modern total war are far greater than the evils which the wars hope to eradicate.” -- Sir Michael Tippett, composer

"The old is dying and the new cannot be born. In the interregnum, a variety of strange and morbid symptoms appears." -- Antonio Gramsci, theoretician and pianist

"Art does not make peace...That is not its business...Art is peace." -- Robert Lowell, poet

"We urge the British government to withold support for a war ... [which] would be both immoral and contrary to international law ...[and] would inevitably destabilise the situation in the Middle East further." -- John Williams, guitarist, Musicians Against Nuclear Arms

"Give peas a chance" -- First Viennese Vegetable Orchestra

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