Graffiti is one of the few tools you have if you have almost nothing. And even if you don't come up with a picture to cure world poverty you can make someone smile while they're having a piss.— Banksy
Sublime Banging Your Head quotations
Graffiti is one of the few tools you have if you have almost nothing.
There are four basic human needs; food, sleep, sex and revenge.
A wall is a very big weapon. It's one of the nastiest things you can hit someone with.
Writing is a very strenuous thing - it's like banging your head against a wall.
At the end of the day, acting is better, just because nobody ever asked me if I wanted a Pellegrino in the writer's room.
The important thing is to learn a lesson every time you lose.
If you are in front of a wall that you cannot get past, would you just keep banging your head into the wall?... No, you would find a new wall.
Generating exciting new ideas burns 325 calories per hour and has no carbs.
Banging your head against a wall uses 150 calories an hour. Rambling aimlessly about a point that someone has already made burns only 3 calories per hour.
People who get up early in the morning cause war, death and famine.
If you can't go through it, find a way around it. Don't spend all your time banging your head.
Insect politics, indifferent universe. Bang your head against the wall, but apathy is worse.
I do hear about these actors who go on vacations to Bali for three months, and their agents are banging their heads against a wall trying to find their clients - but that's not me. I'm working hard every day. Enjoy your vacation.
It struck me as pretty ridiculous to be called Mr.
Darcy and to stand on your own looking snooty at a party. It's like being called Heathcliff and insisting on spending the entire evening in the garden, shouting Cathy and banging your head against a tree.
I think writers always want to be taken seriously as writers, but it's not always possible. There's a difference between persistence and banging your head against the same wall a hundred times. Sometimes it's better to look away from the wall and see what else might be available that's easier.
Whatever it takes to get you where you need to be, there's nothing wrong with the method acting or having to growl and bang your head in a corner and get into the moment and work yourself into a lather - if that's what it takes, so be it.
Working with the artist elite can be like banging your head against the wall.
The secret for an artist is to make that a subject and not bang your head against the wall and give up. But to turn it into and treat the new subject matter, which is one's own vanishing.
You should be willing to bang your head against a wall until you find the solution.
My mother, unlike yours, never exchanged sexual favors for a piece of silver," he said, addressing the first insult by banging the boy's head against the trunk of the tree. "And," he said with another resounding thump, "although I'm very familiar with that part of the female body, I take offense at being labeled one.
Clearly the secret of happiness...is a variation on the general principle of banging your head against a wall, and then stopping.