About Quotes

  • Our 1 million members across the country will be watching closely to see if the video game industry hides behind a First Amendment veil in order to exploit children for the sake of corporate profit.
  • Work is about more than making a living, as vital as that is. It's fundamental to human dignity, to our sense of self-worth as useful, independent, free people.
  • Perhaps more than any other, the food industry is very sensitive to consumer demand.
  • Blogging got the concept of personal publishing, but it didn't really take advantage of the network.
  • All the things I've done are about duty and guilt: trying to do your best to better other people's lives.
  • Trust me, you know when you've got depression.
  • I've always had a soft spot for Phil Collins. He's a great vocalist.
  • It's nice if people ask to use your song. You have to make a decision as an artist how you feel about that.
  • The Britney Spears fans aren't going to dig us.
  • I always have trouble remembering three things: faces, names, and - I can't remember what the third thing is.
  • I understand why it's hard to pin me down because I really relate to so many things. Like, for example, when people ask me what's my favorite music, I can't tell them. I love everything.
  • Everybody in New York is looking for something. Once in a while, somebody finds it.
  • Once you learn to choose your belongings properly, you will be left with only the amount that fits perfectly in the space you own.
  • The strength of a man's virtue should not be measured by his special exertions, but by his habitual acts.
  • Its pretty rare for companies to have a snooping policy, although it is getting more common.
  • In every man's heart there is a secret nerve that answers to the vibrations of beauty.
  • Confidence in a bloke would be arrogance in a woman. For years, I didn't give interviews because I was scared of people judging me or thinking I was arrogant.
  • I never mean to be disrespectful, and I don't mean to be a wise guy.
  • Republicans went off track. We were spending too much money.
  • Being in Blur has allowed me to travel and hear the music that's being made all over the world.
  • 'Mean Girls' is awesome.
  • There's always the motivation of wanting to win. Everybody has that. But a champion needs, in his attitude, a motivation above and beyond winning.
  • I just have to take my chances like any other composer.
  • Thank God I have four sons. The mother/daughter relationship is one of mankind's great mysteries, and for womankind, it can be hellaciously complicated. My mother and I are quintessential examples of the rewards and frustrations, and the joys and infuriations it can yield.
  • Quentin wanted to create this special world in which everybody walks around with a samurai sword, extras in the airport, a special little place in the airplane to stick your samurai sword.
  • Songwriting is the most terrifying thing to me, because you are really laying your heart out there.
  • I think my first bikini, I was four and it was polka dotted and I had a big belly and I looked dashing.
  • Day and night cannot dwell together. The Red Man has ever fled the approach of the White Man, as the morning mist flees before the morning sun.
  • Union members not only earn higher median wages; they are more likely to have paid sick leave, short-term disability, and employer-provided child care. Giving people a voice at work - the ability to organize and negotiate for their fair share of the value they helped create - is absolutely essential to a growing, vibrant middle class.
  • In the whole round of human affairs little is so fatal to peace as misunderstanding.
  • I was with a Navy F-18 squadron, and I know a single squadron could finish off the entire Sudanese air force in a day.
  • I haven't shut any doors, and I'm really open to anything, so I think it's just about the material and what is going to get made.
  • There's always that stigma of, 'Women shouldn't box,' or stereotypes of what a female boxer should look like. I don't think the men really have to deal with that - to tell people they're a boxer.
  • Meeting sports athletes that are the best in the world is a thrill to this day.
  • Race cars, no matter what size or shape they are, they do the same things. It is not complicated.
  • We need to have an educational system that's able to embrace all sorts of minds, and where a student doesn't have to fit into a certain mold of learning.
  • I would have ten children. I think they are the most fascinating, and it's the only thing in the world that hasn't been overrated.
  • It makes no difference how deeply seated may be the trouble, how hopeless the outlook how muddled the tangle, how great the mistake. A sufficient realization of love will dissolve it all.
  • I dare anyone to play like Charlie Watts.
  • It's most satisfying to have an effect on the public realm - deep down I think it's what every architect wants to do.
  • Aging bodies are fiscal black holes into which you can pour endless amounts of money.
  • I wanted to do something that nobody else was doing. I didn't have a mentor. There were no other women on the radio.
  • They had the music being piped right out on the street. I'd be three or four blocks from there and I couldn't get there fast enough because I'd hear old Joe holler them words.
  • We have a thin candy shell, I'm surprised you didn't know that.
  • In almost any profession, even if you're the kid of an actor, people are very supportive and want to see the next generation.
  • When I was a boy, one of my favorite places to go was a pine-filled hollow high on the mountain behind our house. It was a place where the industrial song of Coalwood subsided. I would sit on a dead log and listen to nothing except the beating of my own heart and the thoughts racing through my head.
  • When people ask me exactly how much time I spend in each country, I always tell them I have no idea.
  • I have always been very into pagan hairstyles. If I were alive a long time ago, I would probably have been burned at the stake.