Away Quotes

  • I would call myself more spiritual than religious.
  • Train hard, train hard, train hard.
  • The park achieved a kind of reality. Like these virtual reality games the children are playing with. I told them we were doing this 40 years ago! Disneyland is virtual reality.
  • Scientists will say we can't blame global warming for any single event. In a sense that's right, but the fact that the frequency and intensity of these events is increasing you can blame on global warming.
  • The moment that one person in an argument claims to be God, dialogue and debate become impossible.
  • The Vatican's recognition of the State of Israel in 1997 could not have occurred without John Paul's leadership.
  • We are in the midst of an exciting canvass... I am working very hard in politics as well as in other matters. We are determined that Mississippi shall be settled on a basis of justice and political and legal equality.
  • I realized pretty soon that I have to do more than just play bass in the background way. So, I developed a kind of playing which only a handful of musicians accepted.
  • Sometimes to realize you were well, someone must come along and hurt you.
  • Just the type of music that was around at the same time as I was writing. Some of it was wicked, definitely. But there was just one direction which I thought could be pushed that no one was pushing.
  • My feelings towards Scott Card are pretty mixed. Politically, he and I are pretty far apart.
  • To be candid with you, free agency hurts all sports. It's great for athletes making an enormous amount of money. But to say it helps the sports, I don't believe that.
  • It is not the greatness of a man's means that makes him independent, so much as the smallness of his wants.
  • What's odd is that I've never been asked to do any comedy in film. That's something I could certainly do.
  • There are realities we all share, regardless of our nationality, language, or individual tastes. As we need food, so do we need emotional nourishment: love, kindness, appreciation, and support from others.
  • I find acting conservatories really important. I've gone to four different ones, and all of them provided totally different tools for me.
  • Never underestimate the power of a simple tool.
  • Political extremism involves two prime ingredients: an excessively simple diagnosis of the world's ills, and a conviction that there are identifiable villains back of it all.
  • City governments ought to be abolished, if only as a public health measure.
  • New Hampshire is moving in the right direction because we have shown time and time again that we can work across the aisle to solve problems.
  • It's funny because I remember when I came to the U.S. with 'Swimming Pool,' the movie did well, and it was great box office for a French movie, but I remember I was a bit upset because all people talked to me about was the nudity.
  • I consider myself a leader. I am not a follower.
  • We know virtually all of the genes known to mammals. We do not know all of the combinations.
  • To depend upon the Will of a Man is Slavery.
  • They did it to try and belittle me, to try and to take away my pride. But I went through the whole system with them. And at the end, I - I wanted the public to know that I was okay, even though I was hurting.
  • I have learned that I will not pay any attention to anything people say about my movies, because people say things that are all over the place.
  • Never thought acting was something you could make a living at. It wasn't until I was in college, and got a lead in a play, that I began to realize I might just be able to blunder into this profession.
  • There's no evidence whatsoever that men are more rational than women. Both sexes seem to be equally irrational.
  • But on the other hand government takes away a certain amount of liberty and in some countries it takes away all of liberty. And it will, everywhere, if people who fight government do not fight government any longer.
  • Genetic design is something we can use to fight the lack of sustainability we humans are forcing on the earth's environment.
  • I came to Mumbai in 2000 to do a hotel management course. Following this, I worked as a marketing executive with Hotel Sheraton in Muscat for a year. It was in 2004 that I participated in the Gladrags Mr. India contest and bagged the most popular model award. After that, I did few ramp shows and ads.
  • We can be proud of our record as an international beacon of liberty. From fostering democracies in Eastern Europe to the stabilization of Iraq and Afghanistan, we have been true to that calling and helped spread freedom to oppressed peoples everywhere.
  • A good song is a good song.
  • No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking.
  • Helping others isn't a chore; it is one of the greatest gifts there is.
  • Please give me some good advice in your next letter. I promise not to follow it.
  • In 'The Odyssey,' every feast is extremely ritualized; high-status individuals even get a better cut of meat.
  • Never in the way, and never out of the way.
  • To me, the most important thing is happiness.
  • I rarely watch TV but I guess I'd watch the weather report since I fly so much.
  • Si's beard is really awkward. One side is longer than the other, and it's about three different colors. I don't think he washes it. It's nasty.
  • Now there are two or three teams who are very ethical in their outlook who have opened up the economic benefits and that is probably going to be a turning point in the sport.
  • I seem to be thinking rationally again in the style that is characteristic of scientists. However, this is not entirely a matter of joy as if someone returned from physical disability to good physical health.
  • I am actively campaigning for 'chest hair' to become an Olympic sport.
  • I like the simplicity of a halter-top or plunging neckline, but I'll rough it up by wearing studded shoes and my leather jacket.
  • I always learned to be philanthropic... to give back.
  • It felt natural. That is what I remember most about becoming a father halfway through my 20s. As if Mother Nature was giving me the big thumbs up.
  • Politics is just show business for ugly people.