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Peter Hammill's Profile

Brief about Peter Hammill: By info that we know Peter Hammill was born at 1948-11-05. And also Peter Hammill is English Musician.

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The crucial question one comes back to is the examination; without that experience is meaningless. And I think it's true that society is becoming more and more passive, less and less fired up with enthusiasm, in many spheres.

Tags: Experience, Society, True

Actually I think Art lies in both directions - the broad strokes, big picture but on the other hand the minute examination of the apparently mundane. Seeing the whole world in a grain of sand, that kind of thing.

Tags: Art, Big, Whole

Being used to scientific terminology and theory it was always natural for me to push this stuff into songs.

Tags: Natural, Stuff, Used

I had then and still retain an interest in science for its own sake and as a metaphor for our current lives.

Tags: Interest, Lives, Science

So I, for one, didn't feel alienated by what happened in 77.

Tags: Alienated, Happened

I continue to believe, contrary to the given wisdom, that it's more interesting to have an album - or, indeed, an individual song - which has variety rather than homogeneity.

Tags: Rather, Song, Wisdom

It costs so much to promote something these days that almost always safety is the preferred option, reference back to things which have been successful in the past. Also, people are simply not given the time to develop and find themselves and their audience as we were.

Tags: Past, Successful, Time

Marc Almond has done a couple of covers, a few people in Europa have done them. I own all the publishing. It's never really been addressed, as I haven't had the time to go out and tout the songs.

Tags: Done, Few, Time

Seriously, these days I tend to shut up in terms of external analysis and DO try to let things speak for themselves, while still trying to get some depth into them.

Tags: Speak, Try, Trying

The passage of time is a continuing thing. At 18, you're going to live forever, and you are definitely not at 52, so that is a recurring topic. I still think it's the main stuff.

Tags: Forever, Stuff, Time

But this will not do, God will certainly punish you for stealing and for being unfaithful.

Tags: God, Stealing, Unfaithful

The Bible is a revelation of the mind and will of God to men. Therein we may learn, what God is.

Tags: God, Men, Mind

If there was no Bible, it would be no matter whether you could read or not. Reading other books would do you no good.

Tags: Good, Matter, Read

We cannot certainly, have any excuse either for taking any thing that belongs to our masters without their leave, or for being unfaithful in their business.

Tags: Business, Cannot, Leave

You know that murder is wicked. If you saw your master kill a man, do you suppose this would be any excuse for you, if you should commit the same crime?

Tags: Crime, Master, Wicked

All the time spent idly, is spent wickedly, and is unfaithfulness to our masters.

Tags: Idly, Masters, Time

Good servants frequently make good masters.

Tags: Good, Masters, Servants

He will bring us all, rich and poor, white and black, to his judgment seat.

Tags: Black, Poor, Rich

If we should ever get to Heaven, we shall find nobody to reproach us for being black, or for being slaves.

Tags: Black, Heaven, Nobody

It is our duty to be faithful, not with eye service as men pleasers.

Tags: Faithful, Men, Service