Cool Quotes

  • Listen, the Latin people, I love the Latin people. They are so loyal to you. Even if you haven't been on TV for thirty years, they still love you. And they cherish you and give you respect. You're not fast food in the Latin market.
  • Vegetables are interesting but lack a sense of purpose when unaccompanied by a good cut of meat.
  • All I ask is that we compare human consciousness with spirochete ecology.
  • I do have odd habits. I check under my bed every night for the bogeyman. That's just a little thing, though.
  • I always like to sing barefoot.
  • The great majority of men, especially in France, both desire and possess a fashionable woman, much in the way one might own a fine horse - as a luxury befitting a young man.
  • One of the problems we've had is that the ICT curriculum in the past has been written for a subject that is changing all the time. I think that what we should have is computer science in the future - and how it fits in to the curriculum is something we need to be talking to scientists, to experts in coding and to young people about.
  • It would probably take me an hour to two to write it down, get the feel of it, and that's with quite a few changes. It's not really a hard thing for me to do.
  • I was a bit of a big mouth my whole life. I'm a person who expresses themselves with a lot of openness.
  • 'Dark Shadows' was the spark that lit the fire of my childhood imagination. It wasn't polished; it wasn't perfect. But it gave us characters with real personalities and complicated motivations.
  • My mother lived till she was 95 and never had a line on her face or a frown line. She was beautiful.
  • I like to read dramatic novels and I absolutely love magazines.
  • It might feel good to be out of your body for awhile. But you can't stay like that forever.
  • It is important for us to understand where we came from and how we got here because it would be very foolish of us to get off that horse we rode in on.
  • I don't have much of a bucket list. I don't have a lot of needs and desires.
  • When I had people scratchin' my shorts a bit, it played better. We lost a bit of that in all the personnel changes and it's an element we need to get back.
  • I learned to cook because I want to know about the food and the ingredients going into my family's bodies.
  • When I was 10, 11, 12 years old, I would pretend to be on the radio. I bought a mixer and these big, ugly headphones and I would literally broadcast the cassette tapes in my bedroom.
  • I turned down the opportunity to be in some films that went on to be blockbusters.
  • I'd love to do Pat Benatar. Probably either 'Hit Me with Your Best Shot' or 'We Belong'.
  • Give me a good script, and I'll be a hundred times better as a director.
  • I believe the 'Jeopardy!' test is more difficult than being a contestant on the program.
  • Universities are the cathedrals of the modern age. They shouldn't have to justify their existence by utilitarian criteria.
  • It's a unique situation to have, but again they say sometimes talent doesn't win. It has to be brought together right. That's the coaching's job. That's what we're doing.
  • I think I've probably re-invented myself three or four times now, if that's what one calls it.
  • My generation, faced as it grew with a choice between religious belief and existential despair, chose marijuana. Now we are in our Cabernet stage.
  • The real problem is deflation. That is the opposite of inflation but equally serious to the borrower.
  • I think that's important to women in comedy, that we get a lot of the good lines and you're not just the girlfriend or the sister.
  • I love Comme des Garcons. I think everything she touches is almost like gold. And she does it so quietly. No branding.
  • I prayed like a man walking in a forest at night, feeling his way with his hands, at each step fearing to fall into pure bottomlessness forever. Prayer is like lying awake at night, afraid, with your head under the cover, hearing only the beating of your own heart.
  • The unionists also for their part, want to minimise the potential for change, not only on the equality agenda but on the issues of sovereignty and ending the union.
  • If I stop practising, I will be an average singer. There are a lot of singers I know who hardly practise, yet sing well.
  • Inspiration is the greatest gift because it opens your life to many new possibilities. Each day becomes more meaningful, and your life is enhanced when your actions are guided by what inspires you.
  • It was all devastating. I'd never dealt with losing anyone close to me, and I didn't know where to put it in my life. I was very young then. Buddy taught me so much in such a short time.
  • No man who is not willing to help himself has any right to apply to his friends, or to the gods.
  • I think in a weird way that the entertainment industry is strangely more brutally honest than any other.
  • I was so worried about winning, it was as if I was caught up in my own web.
  • I'd love to do movies and be on TV. But I think if I transitioned into TV/film completely, I would really miss singing and dancing. It would be ideal to be cast in a movie musical!
  • When I finished a song that I thought was good, I thought, I don't know where that came from, so I have no idea if I can do that again. I'm talking like, a hundred and fifty songs down the line. I still feel that.
  • Only I know my life.
  • The first principle of cognitive therapy is that all your moods are created by your 'cognitions,' or thoughts. A cognition refers to the way you look at things - your perceptions, mental attitudes, and beliefs. It includes the way you interpret things - what you say. about something or someone to yourself.
  • It is much harder to retain your position at the top than to get to the top.
  • I was so low that I wanted to exit. And I took a bunch of pills, and they were sleeping pills. And at least they would put me to sleep, and maybe I wouldn't wake up, and that was fine.
  • She was a genius, my mother.
  • Being a mother is by far my greatest accomplishment.
  • We never stop reading, although every book comes to an end, just as we never stop living, although death is certain.
  • If you're going to be that kind of actor and go way out there, it's really important to take care of yourself and have a safe place, whatever that is.
  • Then I realized that secrecy is actually to the detriment of my own peace of mind and self, and that I could still sustain my belief in privacy and be authentic and transparent at the same time. It was a pretty revelatory moment, and there's been a liberating force that's come from it.