The calling of the humanities is to make us truly human in the best sense of the word. J. Irwin Miller Joseph Irwin Miller (May 26, 1909 – August 16, 2004) was an American industrialist, patron of modern architecture, and lay… Read More ›

Quotes – Voice

How nice the human voice is when it isn’t singing.   Rudolf Bing Sir Rudolf Bing, KBE (January 9, 1902 – September 2, 1997) was an Austrian-born opera impresario who worked in Germany, the United Kingdom and the United States,… Read More ›


The human relationship to combustion is as mysterious as it is fraught with madness. From the candle flame to the nuclear blast, it has lit up the human imagination with fear and fascination.    Michael Leunig Michael Leunig (born 2… Read More ›

Body – Speech

From the TV Show, Buffy the Vampire Slayer.   A young girl, destined to slay vampires, demons and other infernal creatures, deals with her life fighting evil, with the help of her friends. Anya:  “But I don’t understand! I don’t understand… Read More ›