I decided at 15 that I didnt want to be one of those artists that gets up and sings love songs they dont mean. I decided that I was going to be me to the fullest extent, that my songs were going to reflect relationships Ive had, things Ive been through, and even the stuff Im embarrassed about.
In formulating any philosophy the first consideration must always be: What can we know? That is, what can we be sure we know, or sure that we know we knew it, if indeed it is at all knowable. Or have we simply forgotten it and are too embarrassed to say anything? Descartes hinted at the problem when he wrote, 'My mind can never know my body, although it has become quite friendly with my legs.
By: Woody Allen