PEOPLE I’D LIKE TO BE FOR A DAY
Dead or alive
- •Barack obama: why not?
- •Buddha: His teachings have had a profound impact on my life.
- •Neil Armstrong (on moon landing)
- •Stanley kubrick
- •Umberto Eco
- •VS Naipaul: best reporting based memoirs. He possesses an analysis that's rare in modern books
- •Gulzar: his poetry moves me.
- •Steve jobs
- •Monet: I once cried looking at his water lilies. I want to know how he saw rhem
- •Rothko: looking at a Rothko is like slowly stepping in a warm pool on a warm evening on Mars. It is otherworldly and unknown.
- •Eric Clapton (that strat of mine sounds shitty with me playing it)
- •Shakespeare: changed emotions, expression and timelessness
- •Columbus: most fascinating exploration in the human history
- •Charles Lindbergh: recently understood the impact of his achievement and what a big deal he was.