Assault Quotes

  • I think suspense is a big thing.
  • I'm kind of fixated with old Hollywood, like Marilyn Monroe.
  • As scary as it is, I like making real, direct eye contact with people from the stage. In a sense, it's like modeling: that feeling of locking in and projecting some kind of emotion to try to captivate people.
  • All in all, the League of Nations is not inevitably bound, as some maintain from time to time, to degenerate into an impotent appendage of first one, then another of the competing great powers.
  • Put the hero back in the super hero movies, because I think 'super' might have taken over.
  • Resignation is the courage of Christian sorrow.
  • No one shall expel us from the paradise that Cantor has created for us.
  • Recently, I've been working on anew album of material, which should be out in the new Millennium. I'm not sure which song will be put out as a single, but I'm still hoping to get another record in the charts.
  • The nation that destroys its soil destroys itself.
  • We will often talk to Liz Smith about couples and relationships because she always has an inside track, too.
  • For me, it's just acting. It's pretending. The best actors are children, and children don't do research. You never see a child going, 'I'm wondering about my motivation here. How can I do this toy? How can I do this train? I don't feel train.'
  • The spirit of truth and the spirit of freedom - these are the pillars of society.
  • The blockchain allows our smart devices to speak to each other better and faster.
  • When I come home, my daughter will run to the door and give me a big hug, and everything that's happened that day just melts away.
  • There's a tendency in politics to attribute bad motivation much too quickly, and the sooner you attribute bad motivation to someone you disagree with, the harder it is to find some common ground to make some progress that would give people confidence that you got it more right than wrong.
  • I think anyone who behaves boorishly but without a good sense of humor is not as fun to watch.
  • There's nothing more exciting as an actor than getting to do something that you're not entirely sure that anyone would let you do, and getting to take a big jump in a completely different direction.
  • Dancing freely to Fleetwood Mac always makes me happy.
  • I've done enough wrong on my own, I don't want to get blamed for something I didn't do.
  • I didn't go to acting school, but I've been observing my fellow man for 66 years now, and I would think that's the best school there is.
  • Religion gives you a sense of certainty. It makes you feel that you have the right answers to really big questions and that you've grasped the truth.
  • The number of people who really work creatively on new sources of water isn't enormously large for the reason that I don't think people have very many ideas on how to get fundamentally new sources of water. We sort of think we've thought that problem through. I hope that's not true.
  • Mr. Speaker, genocide is the most potent of all crimes against humanity because it is an effort to systematically wipe out a people and a culture as well as individual lives.
  • I am content that the work that I've done is wonderful.
  • I started out with nothing. I still have most of it.
  • Mr. Speaker, democracy works best when the American electorate is engaged and informed.
  • In life, there are those relationships where you really love someone, but they're just not right for you and there's a little bittersweet feel to it.
  • I want to manufacture a feud.
  • The first sales meeting I made was for the television movie 'Farrell for the People.' I walked into a conference room at NBC that I had built. It was my memorial conference room. There were 10 people at the meeting, and by habit, I sat at the head of the table.
  • My debut upon the world's stage occurred on February 26, 1845, in the State of Iowa.
  • I don't think anybody would be interested in my memoir - and my memory isn't very good either!
  • Travel early and travel often. Live abroad, if you can. Understand cultures other than your own. As your understanding of other cultures increases, your understanding of yourself and your own culture will increase exponentially.
  • My parents weren't very sporty, and football wasn't part of my everyday life. I was never a massive football fan either, but, like everyone else, I used to watch matches on TV.
  • My biggest role model right now is Beyonce, just 'cause she is a very, very strong, powerful woman, and that's obviously the number one reason to be inspired by her. She is just killing every game there is to kill.
  • God hears no more than the heart speaks; and if the heart be dumb, God will certainly be deaf.
  • The country has sorted itself ideologically into the two political parties, and those partisan attachments have hardened in recent years. It will take an extraordinary event and act of leadership to break this partisan divide. I thought 9/11 might provide such an opportunity, but it was not seized.
  • It takes leadership to improve safety. And I started off the movement in my time, but the person who has done more over the past 20 to 30 years and who has led it is Professor Sid Watkins.
  • For me the printing process is part of the magic of photography. It's that magic that can be exciting, disappointing, rewarding and frustrating all in the same few moments in the darkroom.
  • I always feel like music should be a universal language.
  • After that, I specifically started writing lyrics. I would like sweat and think and get it all together.
  • All things of beauty can speak to us of God, and I'm very happy to listen to and be inspired by people of every religious background.
  • Surely all art is the result of one's having been in danger, of having gone through an experience all the way to the end, where no one can go any further.
  • We do not build speedways, but roads which correspond to the character of the German landscape.
  • I grew up loving classic rock music - The Beatles, The Rolling Stones - and then one day I heard 'Baby One More Time' on the radio and I thought 'What is this?' I was eight and it changed my life.
  • If I am elected leader, my shadow opposition team will actively incorporate the policy contributions of all our members by instituting policy action committees as recommend by the 2010 National Review.
  • It is out of the question that the task of socialist women's activity should be to alienate proletarian women from duties as wives and mothers; on the contrary, it must operate so this task is fulfilled better than before, precisely in the interests of the proletariat.
  • If you're thinking clearly and are content about where your life is - to where you can just think about the present, think about the now - that's what you need to do to hit good golf shots. I know there are a lot of distractions, but when you're thinking clearly, you're more free. You've got to have that freedom on the golf course.
  • My father had been in the German Diplomatic Service, and although he had been in the United States since World War II and out of diplomacy, it was something that was very much talked about in the family. So when I went to college, it was always my intention to try to get into the Foreign Service.