"Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword"
- R. Buckminster Fuller
About this Quote
This quote by R. Buckminster Fuller is a warning to those who engage in activities that are not in line with their moral values. It is a reminder that when we make decisions that are not in line with our values, we can become more and more entrenched in those activities. The quote is a warning that if we continue to play with the devil's toys, we will eventually become so entrenched in those activities that we will be forced to wield his sword. This is a reminder that our decisions have consequences and that we should be mindful of the choices we make. It is a reminder that we should strive to make decisions that are in line with our values and that will lead us to a better future.
"But I think there's a genuine joy, too, a sense that no matter what, even if my stomach's growling, I'm going to dance. That's what I want to leave people with at the end of the play. After all this, people still know how to live"
"I happen to love working in cinema, but the theater is always there... you know, and I would never shut the door on it. Even though it's been quite a bit of time since I've done a play, last one was in New York"
"We never considered ourselves to be a good band or anything, we just thought we were playing for fun and we wanted to play music that sounded like Black Sabbath or Soundgarden or the music we were into at that time"
"I play a percussion instrument, not a musical saw; it needs no amplification. Where it's needed, they put a microphone in front of the bass drum. But, I don't think it's necessary to play that way every night"
"After some time, with my eyes closed, I began to enjoy this wonderful play of colors and forms, which it really was a pleasure to observe. Then I went to sleep and the next day I was fine. I felt quite fresh, like a newborn"