One of Malaysia's favourite sons, a true patriot and a great artist, Ibrahim Hussein, died today at 4.30am. He passed away at the Pantai Medical Center. He leaves behind a wife and daughter. He was 72. Al Fatihah.
"As a nation, it doesn't matter how economically powerful we are. Without the spiritual balance of the arts, we achieve nothing and there will be chaos in the end."" - Ibrahim Hussein (1936-2009)