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Frases de Robbie


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Rob revela un interés inesperado en mujeres mayores

“Madonna luce asombrosa. No puedo creer que tenga 89 (años) y luzca así”.


Rob es honesto respecto de las drogas

“No consuman drogas. Son divertidas, pero realmente malas. Los harán sentir bien, pero después mal.

 Así que, no consuman drogas”.


Rob habla acerca de la habitación donde navega por Internet

“No la llamo mi oficina. La llamo mi habitación de máxima adulación”.


Rob revela la paradoja del rock

“Este es el trabajo equivocado si eres sensible… pero el problema es,

 tu sólo estarás en este trabajo si eres sensible”.


Rob habla de la molestia de tener que dormir

“Cuando estoy despierto, no quiero irme a dormir. No quiero la molestia de apagar la luz,

 poner mi cabeza en la almohada y luego todos esos pensamientos…

 pensamientos que se alimentan de pensamientos que se alimentan de pensamientos

que se alimentan de pensamientos y yo estoy pensando :’no quiero eso’.

 Debo ponerme knock out para irme a dormir”.


Rob hablando con Guy Chambers

“Yo presumo. Soy muy bueno presumiendo. Es lo que hago, es en lo que soy bueno”.


Robbie al iniciar el concierto en Knebworth en 2003

“Buenas tardes a todos, mi nombre es Robbie Williams, esta es mi banda

 y por las próximas dos horas SU TRASERO ES MÍO”.


Rob hablando de su vida de soltero en 1997

“Extraño tener a alguien a quien abrazar y tener una noche tranquila.

 Mientras tanto estoy teniendo algunas relaciones que no significan mucho”.


Rob artista

“Yo he nacido artista. Cuando abro el refrigerador y la luz se enciende, comienzo a cantar”.


Rob contemplando la fama en 1999

“A donde vaya tengo esta cosa brillante de ‘soy Robbie Williams’, y la gente se interesa

 en lo que voy a decir, lo que es asombroso porque sólo soy un idiota de Stoke-on-Trent”.


Rob subestimándose

“No puedo tomarme en serio porque lo que hago es muy tonto.

 No es una cirugía de cerebro lo que estoy haciendo, es sólo acerca de tomar una guitarra

 y escribir canciones y expresar lo que quiero decir y eso no te hace un Einstein”.


Rob acerca de su pretendida condición gay

“Una horrible cantidad de estrellas pop gay pretenden ser heterosexuales. Voy a iniciar

un movimiento de estrellas pop heterosexuales que pretenden ser gay”.


Rob acerca de David Beckham

“Cuando lo conocí la primera vez no sabía si estrechar su mano o lamerle la cara”.


Rob acerca de su aumento de peso

“Dentro mío hay un hombre gordo muriéndose por salir”.


Rob en el escenario en 1997

“No me tiren ositos de peluche, tengo 23 años!. Soy un hombre!.

Tírenme condones o dinero! Billetes, no monedas”.





Robbie quotations
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Rob reveals an unexpected interest in older women
"Madonna looked amazing. I can’t believe she’s 89 and looks like that."
(At the Europe MTV Awards, 2005)

Rob’s honest about drugs
"Don’t take drugs. They’re a lot of fun, but really bad. They make you feel good, but then sad. So don’t take drugs."

Robbie talks about the room where he checks out the internet
"I should not call it my office. I should call it my adulation top-up room!"

Robbie reveals the paradox of rock
"This is the wrong business to be in if you are sensitive… but the trouble is – you only get into this business because you are sensitive"

Robbie interviewed by Chris Moyles on Radio One – 2005
"I met Courtney Love and she said she’d like to sleep with me, but she couldn’t cos of my "pop-star thing"… so I said to her I couldn’t sleep with her either – cos of her ‘ugly thing’…"

Rob on celibacy whilst in LA
"The sex is nothing to write home about. It’s a shame because my mum loves those letters."

Rob’s certainly achieved a lot
"I am the only man who can say he’s been in Take That and at least two members of the Spice Girls."

Robbie on why sleeping is a hassle
"When I’m awake, I don’t want to go to sleep. I don’t want the hassle of turning the light off, putting my head down and then all the thoughts. I don’t want al those thoughts. … thoughts feed on thoughts feed on thoughts feed on thoughts feed on thoughts and I’m: ‘I don’t want this’. I have to knock myself out to go to sleep."
(From the book Feel)

Robbie being interviewed by Sara Cox on Radio One
"…There aren’t that many people that I’d go "ooh, they’re lovely", but then I’ve slept with them all!"

Robbie talking with Guy Chambers
"I show off – I’m a very good show off. It’s what I do, it’s what I’m good at."

Robbie Williams Live at Knebworth, 2003
"Good evening everybody, my name is Robbie Williams, this is my band and for the next two hours YOUR ASS IS MINE!"

Rob on Oasis’ album ‘Standing on The Shoulders of Giants’
"Noel’s run out of other people’s ideas."

Rob on "The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn
"Yeah, I think that it’s important once you get on national television you make sure your fly is up. ‘course you don’t want anything unnecessary happening – like exposure."

Rob thinking about the single life in 1997
"I miss having someone to cuddle up and have an early night with. But I’m looking. Meanwhile, I’m having a few relationships that don’t mean much."

Rob thinking about self image in 1996
"The only thing I really like about myself is my huge willy!"

Robbie on the joys of putting the shopping away
"I’m a born entertainer. When I open the fridge door and the light goes on, I burst into song."

Rob contemplating fame in March 1999
"I’ve got this brilliant thing where I go, "I’m Robbie Williams", and people are interested in what I want to say – which is amazing because I’m just an idiot from Stoke-on-Trent."

Rob underestimating himself
"I can’t take myself seriously because what I do is very silly. It’s not brain surgery that I’m doing, it’s just about picking up a guitar and writing a song and expressing what you want to say and it doesn’t make you Einstein."

Rob on his gay pretence
"An awful lot of gay pop stars pretend to be straight. I’m going to start a movement of straight pop stars pretending to be gay."

Rob on nudity
"I enjoy nakedness. I am a bit of a naturist at heart."

Robbie in Come Undone
"I’m contemplating thinking about thinking… but….it’s overrated – just get another drink in!"

Rob on Becks
"When I first met him [David Beckham] I didn’t know whether to shake his hand or lick his face."

Robbie just being weird
"Inside me there is a fat man dying to get out."

Rob’s rock and roll antics in 1998
"When I was in Ireland I picked up a TV set in my hotel room and walked right out of the building. My room was on the first floor and I actually threw it back through the window onto my bed. I did it the other way round! That’s more rock’n’roll than rock’n’roll!"

Rob on stage in 1997
"Don’t throw me teddy-bears, I’m 23! I’m a man! Throw me condoms or money! Paper, not coins."



Campo Volantin footbridge
Architect: Santiago Calatrava
Location: Bilbao (Spain)
Date: 1990 to 1997
Building type: footbridge
Construction system: steel inclined parabolic arch
with galss decking
Style: Modern
Sagrada Familia church
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Architect: Antoni Gaudí
Location: Barcelona (Spain)
Date: 1882 to 1926
Building type: church
Construction system: masonry
Style: Expressionist
Notre Dame cathedral
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Architect: Maurice de Sully
Location: Paris (France)
Date: 1163 to 1250
Building type: church, cathedral
Construction system: bearing masonry, cut stone
Style: Early Gothic
Eames house
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Architect:Charles Eames
Location: Pacific Palisades, California (USA)
Date: 1945 to 1949
Building type: house
Construction system: semi-prefab, light steel frame with panels.
Style: Modern
Notes: Case study Nº8. Modern aesthetic of light elegant assembly
 from standard industrial elements.
Citicorp center
citicorp building NY
Architect: Hugh Stubbins and Associates
Location: New York (USA)
Date: 1976 to 1978
Building type: skyscraper, commercial office tower
Construction system: steel frame
Style: Modern
Notes: Tower raised above plaza on four great columns. Angled roof on top.
Now called "Citigroup Center" due to corporate name change.