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David Byrne
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Born: May 14, 1952 (age 64)

Nationality: Scottish

Occupation: Musician, songwriter, artist, singer, actor, director

Bio: David Byrne is a Scottish musician and artist raised and resident in the United States, best known as a founding member and principal songwriter of the American new wave band Talking Heads, which was active between 1975 and 1991. Since then, Byrne has released his own solo recordings and worked with various media including film, photography, opera, and non-fiction.

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A house without books is like a room without windows. No man has a right to bring up his children without surrounding them with books, if he has the means to buy them. It is wrong to his family. Children learn to read by being in the presence of books. The love of knowledge comes with reading and grows upon it. And the love of knowledge, in a young mind, is almost a warrant against the inferior excitement of passions and vices.

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