The Personal Musings Of Oliver White

If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin. Charles Darwin

The history of astronomy is a history of receding horizons. Edwin Hubble

Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavour. Truman Capote

The strongest man in the world is he who stands most alone. Henrik Ibsen

The quest for the truth, in and of itself, is a story that’s filled with insights. Carolyn Porco

We’re all islands shouting lies to each other across seas of misunderstanding. Rudyard Kipling


Also, honourable mentions to… Furthermore… And Led Zeppelin IV, of course. Let’s not get into Louis Armstrong, Chet, Miles, Dizzy etc… Or indeed Black Dyke Mills, Grimethorpe Colliery or HM Royal Marines. Am I allowed to include orchestral recordings and the more classical of genres?…

Albums That Mean Something To Me