4. Art is how we decorate space; music is how we decorate time.
If you swallow the adage that art is merely decoration, then music can be sonic wallpaper. And how do we measure music? With the movement of time. It’s a fun way to picture things, although personally we think music can be far more important, if we let it be!
5. “I wonder what my dog named me.”
They don’t speak English, and they certainly don’t understand everything we tell them, but doesn’t it sound pretty reasonable that our dogs have some concept of a name for us? They’d have to make one up; it’s not like we introduce ourselves when we meet a dog.
6. If Obama was the president of Kenya, he’d be their first white president.
While we question the dubious place this phrase came from, we have to nod and smile at the truth in it! As a man of mixed-race heritage, the President of the United States would in fact be the first white president of Kenya.