My hero wants to belong too, but he doesn't want to give up all the things he came to value in the west.
In Greek mythology, the hero wants to be great, but the very concept does not exist in the Indian vocabulary. Yet it has become the global template. And it's a template that won't fit in India.
I grew up being very interested in Greek mythology because my mum read to my sister and I.
The muse of music isn't just from Greek mythology, but living in people like the Beatles, Chuck Berry, Anita Baker, Aretha Franklin.
I'm obsessed with Greek mythology. My favorite goddess is Artemis. She's strong and reminds me of Katniss, the heroine of 'The Hunger Games.'
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What I don't like is constructing a book that fits in with any kind of generic template, whether it's fiction or nonfiction.
'Dragnet' (the 1951 original, transferred nearly intact from radio) served as a veritable template for all cop shows to come.
I always said if I played a drag queen, I'd want to create a template with the realness they talk about in 'Paris Is Burning.'
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Ruud van Nistelrooy
Tired is not a word in my vocabulary.
The word 'suffering' is not in my vocabulary.
'Stay' is a charming word in a friend's vocabulary.
Louisa May Alcott
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Jamie Campbell Bower
A culture without mythology is not really a civilisation.
Vilayanur S. Ramachandran
I didn't study Greek mythology in school and I wish I had.
I had been a college teacher. I had taught Greek mythology.
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I have friends who read my books in Greek.
I love Greek history. I love Roman history.
I am proud of being a Greek of the diaspora.
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I am an Indian, so I do yoga.
Indian food is a luxury on tour.
I'm a Cleveland Indian by birth.
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Harry Connick, Jr.
My mother is my hero.
My mother is my hero.
J. R. Martinez
I'm not a guitar hero.
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Fascism is a religious concept.
Men are fantastic - as a concept.
A concept is stronger than a fact.
Charlotte Perkins Gilman
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Nothing cannot exist forever.
You exist only in what you do.
I'm for Israel's right to exist.
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E. M. Forster
M. F. Husain
India is my kid sister.
I am from Karnal, India.
I'm dying to go to India.
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I always thought I was so fit.
I just don't fit into the box.
I never really fit in anywhere.
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The NBA is becoming a global game.
E.U. is the first global domestic market.
Global warming is my personal experience.
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Thou hast seen nothing yet.
Miguel de Cervantes
I'm not a diva - not yet, anyway.
So don't send me up the river yet.
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James De La Vega
I have become my own father.
Man, have I become a car guy!
Literature has become my life.
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I love great quotes.
Robin S. Sharma
My thighs are great!
Fatherhood is great.
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