Bjørn Eirik Kirkeberg
My life slogan
"No matter what they take from me, they can`t take away my
I have loved and respected these words since my school days
when Whitney Houston first sung it in her famous tune - The greatest
love of all: I sincerely believe that love, truth and friendship
must be the cornerstones of society and especially in the professional
life. These lyrics are originally written by Linda Creed in 1977 when she was fighting against her own breast cancer.
My favourite painter
Pierre Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) has made me understand the true
meaning of impressionism; of how to express the context of love in colours to create
harmony for the eye. His work are all masterpieces telling the most wonderful histories in beautiful symphonic colours.
My favourite painting
Renoir's First time out describes the connection between
the single human, the young woman meeting the crowd in a theater
public for the first time and her expectations. The picture shows so beautifully her feelings
and the importance of understanding people feeling small. I simply
My favourite poem
What I think when I am not thinking... "When music creates
pictures in my soul and when pictures seem like long forgotten music.
When the impression is mixed with the analysis and still is correct.
When hard facts become clean fragments in a play that I participate
in, inevitable... Then I am alive. (Unknown Author)".
My favourite ideal in life
Elie Wiesel (1928-2016). The most intellectual and truthful person I know
in this world. The true fighter for justice and for focusing on