"I did not compose my work as one might put on a church vestment... rather it sprung from the truly fervent faith of my heart, such as I have felt it since my childhood."
"Writing is a form of therapy sometimes I wonder how all those who do not write, compose or paint can manage to escape the madness, melancholia, the panic and fear which is inherent in a human situation."
"The U.S. will ignore the opinion of the Iraqi people and it will compose the new government according to its own desires."
"For it is the duty of an astronomer to compose the history of the celestial motions through careful and expert study."
"With the help of modern technology, I can compose intricate keyboard parts and then I have to go back and learn them in order to perform them properly."