Composed Quotes

  • I may have a talent for acting, but I am incapable of doing anything else.
  • A noun is not a name you give something. It is something you watch becoming itself, and you have to have the patience to find out what it is.
  • Great sci-fi has never shied from tackling the Big Questions, though really great sci-fi never forgets to entertain us along the way. Shock and awe applies to art, as well.
  • I played on the Jets during Namath's last four years, and we used to ask ourselves, 'When is it going to happen? When are they finally going to replace him?' We'd wait for it, week by week, but it never happened.
  • Right now I'm the most famous silent movie actress in the world and I want to keep that for me. So I hope there's not going to be any other silent movies.
  • Hawthorne has given us a tradition that some people refer to as Yankee Magic Realism, and I do think there is a certain quality to the landscape that definitely leads into the dark woods.
  • It's all about people. It's all about the subjectivity of what people love.
  • I've always believed that immigration reform is important, but it won't decide the White House in 2016. The most important issue for Hispanics - just like with all Americans - is the economy. If Republicans can do a better job of articulating positive, conservative policies to grow our economy, we will do better with Hispanics.
  • Do not seek to find a reason why elections are not possible. Seek to make them possible, and they will be possible.
  • It turns out that the killer application for virtual reality is other human beings. Build a world that people want to inhabit, and the inhabitants will come.
  • For one human being to love another; that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation.
  • My school was OK, but I just wanted to do music. I was a bit of a daydreamer. I wish I'd gone back and paid more attention.
  • People think that you can save calories by eating fewer meals a day, but it works just the opposite: the fewer meals you eat, the more counterproductive it becomes to you being able to lose weight.
  • Partial truths or half-truths are often more insidious than total falsehoods.
  • It seems like the good things that have happened in my career are things that you don't try to plan and push, and make it happen, it just seems to happen.
  • For us Australians, Singapore also represents sacred soil. Almost 2000 Australians died here in the defense of your island country and our neighborhood.
  • Just be what you are. And I try to be my best self and be what I am and knowing what I am and be satisfied with that. And if people don't know it, maybe they'll eventually know it.
  • So it's probably eighty percent luck and twenty percent skill.
  • I hate wasting time or money and that happens all the time for no good reason, and then people save money by skimping on the important things.
  • My sport is biking. I'm not much of a gym person, but I like being outside - hiking, canoeing, camping.