Amendment Quotes

  • I want to love life.
  • As a person, I was born to give out my opinions. By giving out my opinions, I realize who I am. As long as I can communicate, I'm not so lonely. If I cannot travel, or do art, or have company, if they take away all my belongings, it doesn't matter at all.
  • There have been low moments before, but Christianity is an incredibly adaptable organism, using different parts of its repertoire to mutate into new ecological niches, yet preserving intact its story of grace, of love improbably triumphant.
  • As life has a way of unfolding as it is meant to, I have learned to trust life.
  • In 1933, the Gestapo was founded to become - to be a secret police agency to keep tabs on political opposition and so forth. Brand-new as of April 1933.
  • One makes a trip by day, but by night, one sets out on a journey.
  • As a Japanese actor, I really want to work with a lot of actors and actresses in the world and many directors who have many different kinds of talents. I feel like nationally doesn't matter at all.
  • The development of a rational view of the nature of catalysis was thus absolutely dependent on the creation of the concept of the rate of chemical reaction.
  • Software options proliferate extremely easily - too easily, in fact - because too many options create tools that can't ever be used intuitively. Intuitive actions confine the detail work to a dedicated part of the brain, leaving the rest of one's mind free to respond with attention and sensitivity to the changing texture of the moment.
  • Try and understand what part you have to play in the world in which you live. There's more to life than you know and it's all happening out there. Discover what part you can play and then go for it.
  • I take things on a day to day basis when it gets really hectic. But I do think long term and I'm looking forward to the next couple of years when I do start producing my own films with my production company and playing some characters that are older and that's really exciting to me.
  • My ultimate aim would be to captivate an audience, even just for a second.
  • My whole plan in my head has always been, if I go a year without acting, it's time to go home; it's time to go back to Montreal.
  • Of course there are times when I think, 'I'd be better out of this.'
  • I learned from my uncle that jazz, like symphony music, was built to last.
  • The Italian economy is certainly the weakest of the big European countries.
  • Realizing that they can't get their agenda across: against religious liberty, against a culture of life, they can't get those issues across through the legislature, as people respond and their elected officials represent them, so they attempt to do it through the courts.
  • Solar power is the last energy resource that isn't owned yet - nobody taxes the sun yet.
  • I'm tired of playing freaking cha-chas, the sassy CIA agent, the best friend homegirl. I'm tired of that!
  • I think that many people in history who had power were bumped off because they had power.
  • An excellent wine, someone's best attempt at cooking, and the candles and flowers on the table can turn the simplest dinner into an unforgettably romantic event.
  • As a black actor, you always have the feeling that there's not as much work out there as for a white counterpart, but is America after all; you have to play ball if you're going to play ball.
  • To add to our misery and despair, a bloated aristocracy has sent to China - the greatest and oldest despotism in the world - for a cheap working slave.
  • My approach to 'Eastenders' is the same as my approach to film and the same approach to theatre. Whatever I do, I use the same skills and tools.
  • My wife and I, we started a foundation about companion animal rescue, but there's a group called Performing Animal Welfare Society just outside of Sacramento... and they offered me a job as an elephant keeper.
  • There is a bedrock decency to people in the Midwest. They are thoughtful and ready to help you if something needs to be done.
  • The language that we use now impacts on the ability to vote, it impacts on the marketplace; instead of making things clear, it makes it more confusing. I think we need to stop using neutral language and speak in straighter terms. So when you agree to something, you actually get what you agreed to in the first place.
  • It just doesn't mean anything to me, the high-profile, big money side of things. I just want enough to live on, and to be able to get on with what I do, and hang around my friends.
  • Dad was the pitching coach, while Mom was the emotional supporter. Her unconditional love was great, and she wanted what was best for me.
  • The bass player's function, along with the drums, is to be the engine that drives the car... everything else is merely colours.
  • I never wish for critics.
  • I guess real maturity, which most of us never achieve, is when you realize that you're not the center of the universe.
  • Governments are moved by numbers, and the greater the number of people who admit that they believe, the greater the likelihood that the secret - if there is one being kept - will be revealed.
  • The more we can lower or even eliminate the activation energy for our desired actions, the more we enhance our ability to jump-start positive change.
  • I am saying that all predictions concerning climate are highly uncertain.
  • As a boxer, you have to put risk in to get to another level.
  • Since I started CrossFit, I've read and heard about the critics talk about how unsafe it is, and my only response to that is any form of exercise can be unsafe if you don't have the proper coaching, education and guidance.
  • There is no reason why marriage should necessarily compel an actress to forego her career.
  • I really see food as subjective. It's a creative outlet. It's something that you do for fun. It's a gray area. It's not black and white or right and wrong.
  • Solar power is clean, renewable and cost effective, but it also needs time to develop.
  • I ask the American administration not to participate in any resolution that will double the suffering of the Palestinian people. I am convinced that the American people would not want to see the Palestinians suffer the way they do.
  • But after the time there I'd had it with fashion again, so I left to go to architecture school in a summer course at Harvard, which didn't last very long.
  • As far as my dreams go, all I want to do is be a working actor, and I happily achieved that.
  • Soils and national characters differ, but fairy tales are the same in plot and incidents, if not in treatment.
  • The Druids held the trees as very sacred.
  • I think we all want to know that if our lives don't turn out the way we imagine, there's still a purpose.
  • I always look for the weirdest note to land on. I felt that that was the least I could do for the great musical traditions which I've spawned.
  • We're all music fans and we just love being in a band, and that's why we do it.