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Carmen Kass
Arvo Part

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I could compare my music to white light which contains all colours. Only a prism can divide the colours and make them appear; this prism could be the spirit of the listener. Arvo Part

The human voice is the most perfect instrument of all. Arvo Part
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Silence is the pause in me when I am near to God. Arvo Part
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Tintinnabulation is an area I sometimes wander into when I am searching for answers - in my life, my music, my work. In my dark hours, I have the certain feeling that everything outside this one thing has no meaning. Arvo Part

You know what I always dreamed of? That with the greenhouse effect, one day Estonia can be what L.A. is right now. I always thought when the end of the world comes, I want to be in Estonia. I think then I'd survive. Carmen Kass
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I hope one day when I say I'm from Estonia, people don't say: 'What? Where's that?' Carmen Kass

We feel free. We're independent. People can be openly proud of being Estonian. I have a lot of belief in Estonia. Carmen Kass
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I don't think Estonians ever really hated Russians. It was more, 'Leave us alone.' We can't change what is past. We can't blame them for what their parents have done. We never hated them. They didn't destroy us that bad. Carmen Kass
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I get paid to work; I don't pay to work. Carmen Kass
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Places like New York are just too intense, too much about money, too much about ambition; it's all too superficial for me. Carmen Kass

It's not really like you have a thing like a supermodel anymore. It's more of a word than a real existence. I think, also, looking at it from a designer's point of view, at one point maybe they felt the stars took too much attention away from the clothes. Carmen Kass

I don't think just being skinny means necessarily anorexic. Carmen Kass

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