Cool Quotes

  • 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.
  • I admit that: my wife is outspoken, but by whom?
  • Most of what I listen to now is mainstream jazz from 1935 right up to and including early bebop and cool jazz.
  • I would not be bothered if we lost every game as long as we won the league.
  • It is always dangerous to underestimate anybody.
  • I'm just chatty. But I do express my opinion.
  • I recently formed a foundation to raise awareness for prostate cancer. I feel it's very necessary that men be more aware about prostate cancer and their health in general.
  • I learned from my parents the idea that, if you are devoted enough and you want to study something enough, you can really teach yourself anything.
  • All you would hear every night on the news was that somebody had been shot dead in a certain part of Belfast. We lived opposite a judge, and there were always soldiers crouched down in our garden. We'd sit and talk to them, and I even used to sing to them!
  • 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.
  • We must keep prices under control to ensure that price increases do not exert a major negative impact on people's lives.
  • 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.
  • One of the reasons we survive as a band is that we are seen as a band of today. We don't want to be seen as a band that tours and plays old songs. We feel that we are making the best music of our careers.
  • I don't need a man. But I'm happier with one. I like to have someone I can touch and squeeze and kiss. But I don't fold up and die if I don't have a man around.
  • My parents never got carried away with the extraneous elements of being in the business.
  • I spent lunchtime in a grave during the filming of 'Bloody Mama.' When you're younger, you feel that's what you need to do to help you stay in character. When you get older, you become more confident and less intense about it - and you can achieve the same effect.
  • President Shimon Peres has embodied a commitment to the mutual values shared by the United States and Israel - values that include the preservation of life, faith, family and freedom.
  • I always like to sing barefoot.
  • I have received the greatest honor in my life - and the greatest surprise. Never did I dream that the Nobel Prize could be awarded for the reciprocal relations.
  • The thing most people don't pick up when they become an entrepreneur is that it never ends. It's 24/7.
  • All the stuff that I used to treat with contempt - you know, I'm an artist, man, I don't do that family stuff - has begun to seem really important.
  • 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.
  • Often, the idea that there can be a wide range of translations of one text doesn't occur to people - or that a translation could be bad, very bad, and unfaithful to the original.
  • 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.
  • The difference between working with actors that have put their time in the theater and just straight film and television actors is that you trust theater actors a lot more. You know that they're seriously more trained than anyone else because theater is the best place to grow as an actor.
  • My mother lived till she was 95 and never had a line on her face or a frown line. She was beautiful.
  • To doubt God is to doubt one's own conscience, and in consequence, it would be to doubt everything; and then what is life for?
  • What I would say to the young men and women who are beset by hopelessness and doubt is that they should go and see what is being done on the ground to fight poverty, not like going to the zoo but to take action, to open their hearts and their consciences.
  • Putting words on paper regularly is part of the necessary discipline of writing. A journal is a great way to do that.
  • 'Born this Way' is about being yourself, and loving who you are and being proud.
  • Universities are the cathedrals of the modern age. They shouldn't have to justify their existence by utilitarian criteria.
  • All science is either physics or stamp collecting.
  • I love 'Safe Men.' Now it's getting all this culty kind of - it just came out on DVD. That was awesome. I read that script, I never laughed so hard in my life.
  • I was traveling on our tour bus through Europe and I was thinking I want to have long blonde hair.
  • It is much harder to retain your position at the top than to get to the top.
  • I guess I was a bad boy... Yes, yes, I've had lots of women in my life.
  • I like to take credit for the work that I have done.
  • It's like this - because I travel so much, I crave certain foods or certain things, like from certain places that I've been.
  • I always try to relate a song to something what is going on, the working man, the times, how life goes.
  • When my TV show, 'Sports Jobs with Junior Seau,' assigned me to be a 'Sports Illustrated' reporter for a weekend, I didn't realize I'd have to squeeze it in around another sports job. I had planned to retire from the NFL to enjoy the cushy lifestyle of a full-time reality TV star, but I wound up getting run over by a bull.
  • All I ask is that we compare human consciousness with spirochete ecology.
  • I find I get fixed in my ways if I don't change. I think I take too many things for granted.
  • She was a genius, my mother.
  • Conservatives are charitable, forgiving, and are always - always - more willing to laugh at themselves.
  • Some of them profess to be well acquainted with all the principal waters of the Columbia, with which they assured me these waters had no connection short of the ocean.
  • Golf is more fun than walking naked in a strange place, but not much.
  • How should we begin to make amends for raising a generation obsessed with the pursuit of material wealth and indifferent to so much else?
  • Lawmakers need to be held accountable and should feel the impact of a government shutdown just like many other Americans will.