Concrete Quotes

  • Religious traditions are easy to lose sight of in today's marketing frenzy. Make sure you take time to gently usher your little ones into the rituals that have special meaning for you.
  • I think Mr. Trump's people are very, very passionate, and they're angry because of the way that this country has been taken advantage of from so many other countries. That's a frustration level I think a lot of people in this country feel, and people express it in different ways.
  • I've discovered that sheer quantity doesn't necessarily make for a heavier sound; if anything, overdubs make guitars sound mushier.
  • Theater for me at one point was a lifestyle, too.
  • I am a hardcore VH1 lover and always have this dream of featuring in an English music video of VH1.
  • Families are families. We've all got them, more or less, and we all know what it's like to be bullied by another generation.
  • I love criminal law. It must be the Dostoyevskian streak in me. I'm fascinated by the accumulation of forces that make people behave in ways that everybody else hates.
  • Coming back to the topic of computer security, the TCP Wrapper is an example of such a safety net. I wrote it when my systems were under attack by someone who appeared to walk through walls.
  • Most of us aren't defeated in one decisive battle. We are defeated one tiny, seemingly insignificant surrender at a time that chips away at who we should really be.
  • I was not emotionally mature enough to accept any kind of success when I was young. I needed to go that long route.
  • My biggest role as director on the film is keeping a sense of the overview - how to cast the movie and shoot it in such a way that it will cut together. And how to design the style and tone.
  • They've been brought up on the best music. It's gonna be so good.
  • I think everybody's always attracted to both sexes. I mean, I think that women are very attractive. I've kissed girls, but everybody experiments. It's part of growing up.
  • As a child, people were always trying to photograph and film me because it's a way for a shy person to find themselves.
  • Also, the more you're not focused on showbiz and instead focused on life, learning about other people, and keeping your eyes open and trying to be aware of the world.
  • Painting calmed the chaos that shook my soul.
  • Sucking up to a director means you are unsure of your talents. I'm not.
  • I've always loved the club. Kaka was my role model when I was young, and my aim now is to go down in Milan history.
  • My plat de resistance is potato salad with garlic and olive oil which we press from the olives from my trees in the grounds of my home near St Remy de Provence. I have four hectares and take the olives down to the local community press at Maussane les Alpilles. I don't produce big quantities; it is just for the family and friends.
  • No one tells you that your life is effectively over when you have a child: that you're never going to draw another complacent breath again... or that whatever level of hypochondria and rage you'd learned to repress and live with is going to seem like the good old days.
  • I asked the waiter, 'Is this milk fresh?' He said, 'Lady, three hours ago it was grass.'
  • My father raced bikes. He gave me the passion very early. I had my first bike when I was three or four years old.
  • I strongly suggest that we play down basics like who influenced whom, and instead study the way the influence is transformed, in other words: how the artist made it his own.
  • If you've got a huge Hollywood star in your film, they're getting $32 million, and everyone else gets their bus fare.
  • Remember always that the composer's pen is still mightier than the bow of the violinist; in you lie all the possibilities of the creation of beauty.
  • Perhaps trying to move away from my problems and focus on the positive is the best I can do.
  • There is no better protection against the euro crisis than successful structural reforms in southern Europe.
  • The doctor punched my vein, the captain called me Cain, upon my belly sat the sow of fear.
  • Senator Cruz has done well in Republican states.
  • I'm just trying to win games and give my team a chance, win as many as we can week in and week out.
  • I started doing some demos and got online and bought a refurbished laptop, bought a microphone off of eBay. A lot of folks said you can't really do it that way at a pro level, but I did some vocals that way, turned it into the label and they said, 'Wow, where did you record this? The vocals sound great!'
  • I'm up before 6, but then I'm parked in front of the PC until noon.
  • Coming back to a television series puts you back in the limelight and gives you a platform for your ideas. If you're not acting on a series, you don't get the ability to communicate to people.
  • In some ways, September 11, 2001, seems a long time ago. Yet we have done so much in only a few years, and we will continue to do so in the future, to prevent such attacks on America.
  • The Jesuits I know who have died and all their lives were great teachers, they're the least remembered people.
  • Suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem.
  • There is a difference between being self-interested and being selfish. I will never be selfish.
  • Broadway was without doubt the hardest I ever worked in my life and the highest highs I've ever had as an actor. The unadulterated fear was on a level that was hard to explain.
  • We are all here to be a service to those who can't be a service to themselves. We can give people hope and more reasons for being human.
  • There are kids going into chemistry and biology because of 'CSI.'
  • Once you love something, you can never stop loving it. Even after a divorce, the heart will not stop loving.
  • Spiderman was my favorite comic book character growing up. I'm a geek, so I love the fact Peter Parker is into science. And I gravitate towards short guys. I'm 5' 9" now, but in junior high, I got picked on because I was 4' 8".
  • I'm quite gloomy. I just am one of those people, vaguely lugubrious.
  • The great increase of our population throughout the Union will alone produce an important effect, and in no quarter will it be so sensibly felt as in those in contemplation.
  • Reading for me will be a combination of books, magazines, Tumblr and just kind of the Web in general on the iPad.
  • We asked Jane Fonda if she would like to meet American pilots in Hanoi, but she refused, she didn't want to.
  • I've said before that the common perception that all good actors should be good liars is exactly the opposite; only bad actors lie when they act.
  • I enjoy some physical stuff. But if I had a choice between playing a scene where it's raining, it's terribly cold, I'm wet and I'm being drowned and playing a scene with dinosaur eggs in a laboratory, I'd probably take the latter. It's warmer and generally more comfortable!