"Art expresses truth and beauty, but the essential interpretation of that truth varies with the spirit of the times."
— French Opéra Comique - Opera Journeys
"Once you are born, you can no longer hide."
"If you rape a sexworker is it really rape?"
If you run over and kill a stunt-double is it really murder?
If you assault a professional fighter is it really assault?
A profession doesn’t justify being the victim of a crime.
"…At first they are young, usually in their teens. Some, when they go in, still have an innocence about them; they still have the possibilities of youth. Sometimes you get the sense that they are playing at being criminals. But when they come out of jail they aren’t playing anymore. They have taken on the identity of a criminal, with regular spells in prison part of the conditions of the job."
— David Glynn, The Age 06/10/2000 (via itsthevibe)