Argument Quotes

  • If I was working nine to five, acting would be my hobby... I always feel like maybe I should do an Open University degree. But I'm never going to.
  • It's not a nice thing to have a song written about you.
  • In documentary films, the most difficult thing to achieve is to make something complex appear simple.
  • I'm kind of a nerd. A square. And I'm terrible at telling jokes. I always forget the punch line.
  • We don't go to war to protect Pizza Hut or Burger King or some other things, some of the nonsense I've seen on our battlefields.
  • I'm relaxed about my career. I've been making movies for over 20 years, so I've earned at least the right to relax.
  • In planning an attack, persons have various roles.
  • More than 65,000 horses were slaughtered in the United States in 2004, a 50 percent increase since 2002.
  • Time spent on any item of the agenda will be in inverse proportion to the sum involved.
  • It was the first time that I was on Broadway, and I got to run as fast as I could to keep up. And I loved it!
  • More people should apologize, and more people should accept apologies when sincerely made.
  • The big thing in my family growing up is that everybody had to play a musical instrument. We were like the von Trapps.
  • Most Christians are still living with an Old Testament view of their heart. Jeremiah 17:9 says, 'My heart is deceitfully wicked.' No, it's not. Not after the work of Christ, because the promise of the new covenant is a new heart.
  • The way I look at it is that once you create a piece of art, and it's out in the world, there's nothing you can do about it. People can use it the way they want to. There's nothing you can do about it. All you can hope for is that people that are using it are using it with the best intent.
  • Tribulation will not hurt you, unless as it too often does; it hardens you and makes you sour, narrow and skeptical.
  • The kitchen is where we deal with the elements of the universe. It is where we come to understand our past and ourselves.
  • The birth of the African Union should encourage us to reexamine relations between African States.
  • I'd been collecting eccentric moves since I was a kid and didn't even know that the dance step I improvised in 'Be Back Soon' was called a 'pas de basque.'
  • Having a birthday around the holidays was never easy and, with every successive year, it felt more and more as if celebrating my birthday got thrown into the December holiday mix as an afterthought.
  • I go to the airport and I've had everything taken away from me because of the terrorists. People haven't realized yet, though, that we are at war.
  • The manner of the country makes the usage of life there, and the land will not be lived in except in its own fashion.
  • If I am a Republican shill, wouldn't you think I am the least amount of a threat to the president?
  • I tend to gravitate toward reporters who cover all aspects of the story: from personal aspects to the big picture that answer the 'so what' of a story.
  • I haven't really had any experiences, as far as having paparazzi sit outside of my house or following me around on the street. But, I actually don't really go to places where they do that, unless they knew where I lived or what kind of car I drive.
  • Prohibition, like so many other policies imposed from the moral high ground, typically by those who do not drink, disproportionately affects the poor who resort to illegally brewed alcohol when they want a drink, not infrequently leading to their death, and are more likely to be harassed by the police.
  • Even so, one step from my grave, I believe that cruelty, spite, The powers of darkness will in time, Be crushed by the spirit of light.
  • If net neutrality goes away, it will fundamentally change everything about the Internet.
  • Most people get their politics, obviously, from TV shows about senators or movies about them or... all the day-to-day press and the talk shows.
  • The real breeders of discontent and alien doctrines of government and philosophies subversive of good citizenship are such as these who take the law into their own hands.
  • Basically you come up with the fictional idea and you start writing that story, but then in order to write it and to make it seem real, you sometimes put your own memories in. Even if it's a character that's very different from you.
  • The insular arrogance of the English character is a commonplace joke.
  • I hail from a small town. My parents were never apprehensive about my decision to take up acting - they've been a constant support to me.
  • I spent a lot of money and time at pizza places. Golf and Stuff in Ventura, right off the 101, was my hangout. Skating Plus, right behind it, always had a good selection of games. That was the place to be when you were from Oxnard back in the '80s.
  • Bill Astor knew these papers were missing. Stephen showed his hand in October.
  • The war against terrorism is a war against those who engage in torture.
  • The bad news for journalists today is that the media, however seriously people who are in the public eye take it, is not taken as seriously as it once was - by the public.
  • My hope is that we revive 'monopoly' as a core piece of political rhetoric that broadly denotes dominant firms with pernicious powers.
  • My mom and dad just loved the fact that I fooled around. They just embraced it. They'd always kind of enjoy it, and they liked it when I made them laugh.
  • Everything's not black and white. We choose to make bad decisions or not.
  • The Stones were nasty and ugly and doing songs I was familiar with.
  • Doing ventures is great - I'm talking economics now - if you've got a rising market. It's wonderful. If I hadn't got HKT, I would have been just as happy. Because there's a price for everything. And to overpay for something is awful.
  • I love UFC, vigilante films, and any acts of merciless heroism.
  • Football has very direct and strong connections to New Orleans. The game of football has served as a positive beacon in our city. It has given our citizens hope in tough, trying times.
  • Any designer believes his gun is the best, and when its test performance is a bit less impressive compared to others, he feels bitterness and envy.
  • True courage is like a kite; a contrary wind raises it higher.
  • Being sorry is the highest act of selfishness, seeing value only after discarding it.
  • Rough diamonds may sometimes be mistaken for worthless pebbles.
  • Some people just aren't meant to be happy.