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Laurie Anderson

Paradise
Is exactly like
Where you are right now
Only much much
Better.

Laurie Anderson (born 5 June 1947) is an American experimental performance artist and musician.

QuotesEdit

When love is gone, there's always justice.
And when justice is gone, there's always force…
  • Here come the planes.
    They're American planes.
    Made in America.
    Smoking or non-smoking?
  • 'Cause when love is gone, there's always justice.
    And when justice is gone, there's always force.

    And when force is gone, there's always Mom.
    Hi Mom!
    • O Superman (1981)

United States Live (1984)Edit

  • Paradise
    Is exactly like
    Where you are right now
    Only much much
    Better.
    • "Language is a Virus (from Outer Space)", opening lines; the song title itself is a quote of William S. Burroughs.

Homeland (2010)Edit

  • And you know the reason I really love the stars is that we cannot hurt them.
    We can't burn them or melt them or make them overflow. We can't flood them or blow them up or turn them out.
    But we are reaching for them.
    We are reaching for them.
    • "Another Day in America" (2010)

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