Contradict Quotes

  • I have a corn creamer that I love. It extracts pulp and juice from kernels, and I simmer that down into a creamed corn that has an almost mashed potato-like consistency. I add butter and hit it with chopped fresh chives at the end for an accent of color.
  • If the books are selling, the money will follow.
  • To play different characters on a TV show where you're working every day, playing multiple characters every day, it's so ridiculously intense.
  • I spent a lot of time feeling alienated and rejected.
  • There is more credit and satisfaction in being a first-rate truck driver than a tenth-rate executive.
  • The West hasn't reached its universal state as yet, although its close to it, but it certainly has evolved out of its warring state phase, which it was in for a couple of centuries.
  • I am so scared of the sea, so what did I do? Learned to scuba in the Great Barrier Reef.
  • What many single male 23-year-old entrepreneurs don't realize is that family tech is a 'big freaking business'. As in, trillions of dollars.
  • I tend to wear flats and jeans and no makeup and walk around, go to the grocery store, and do whatever I have to do.
  • If you write for somebody that you know, then your job is so much easier.
  • There's no such thing as a specific authenticity to what Mexico is, because Mexico is incredibly complex and varied, and the food is completely different if you travel 50 kilometers. It just changes all the time.
  • There are a lot of wonderful things created in our culture that have been ignored that can speak to them.
  • Sometimes you just have to be willing to delegate and not feel like you're the only one with the answer.
  • The very desire for guarantees that our values are eternal and secure in some objective heaven is perhaps only a craving for the certainties of childhood or the absolute values of our primitive past.
  • As I got older, I'd say probably when I got to, like, seventh or eighth grade, I was living in Atlanta, Georgia at the time, and I went for an open call for an agent, a local agent out there, a woman named Joy Purvis, and she ended up picking me up.
  • I indeed had only one scene, one speech, one little speech, but it was with Robin Williams.
  • Beer is nasty.
  • I admire Virginia Woolf so much that I wonder why I don't like her more. She makes the inner things real, she does illumine, and she makes relationships realities as well as people. But I remember the intensity, the thrill, with which I read 'Passage to India.' How I would have hated anyone who took the book away from me.