Democrats Quotes

  • Previous generations used to eat locally out of necessity. Without options like flash-freezing and worldwide export services, communities had to rely on local farms for all of their meals. In many ways, this was beneficial. People ate fresh, seasonal foods that were naturally flavorful and nutritious, and farmers and communities prospered.
  • The principle element in a performance is risk, and if you're losing interest then by scaring yourself to death the audience will feel it and boy it'll wake them up.
  • I don't know what'll ever happen if I'm in a healthy relationship. My writing career will go down the tubes.
  • Back 20 years ago, I was recording with Bruce Springsteen, and his producer called me and said I had to be in the studio the next day to finish the sessions, and I couldn't. I had to be in court, in California. All this took like 10 years out of my life.
  • David Letterman was my guy growing up. My parents recorded the tenth anniversary special for me, and I watched it 40 times.
  • To me it meant, just looking at it from a Maya point of view, it meant that Paul Miles is always moving laterally in his life. And she just wants him to take a couple of steps forward, you know?
  • David Lynch helped me be cool.
  • When it came time to go to the University, it was during the war.
  • David Hasselhoff is awesome.
  • There are a lot of bad films out there. There's a lot of bad architecture out there, and I think sometimes it takes a lot of time to begin to see what's really good. And I think what the test seems to be is, what really sticks with you. And what really becomes a part of your life.
  • On the throne, one has many worries; and remorse is the one that weighs the least.
  • One man practicing sportsmanship is far better than a hundred teaching it.
  • In Cleveland, I'm so fortunate that we're surrounded by farms with an endless variety of beautiful vegetables. For me, I always eat very tightly with the season, even if the season is only six weeks.
  • American policies toward Asians reached a nadir in 1924, with the implementation of a law that sought 'to preserve the idea of American homogeneity' and denied admission to the country to most non-whites. Immigration from Asia was banned completely, with the establishment of an 'Asiatic Barred Zone.'
  • In New York, I'll walk down the street and someone will say, 'Nice show,' and that's it. If I'm at a food festival, it's open season.
  • As kids we're not taught how to deal with success; we're taught how to deal with failure. If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. If at first you succeed, then what?
  • Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there is.
  • David Mamet's writing is pretty spectacular, obviously. I like the honesty of it; I like how funny it is and how sad it is.
  • If you don't have ambition, you shouldn't be alive.
  • There is nothing I would change - to change it I would have had to write a totally different book.
  • Indian democracy's greatest strength is that we have always put the nation above politics.
  • If I had to speak in front of a Korean audience, I would be hard pressed to sound other than a little girl.
  • Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible poverty.
  • I still have my talent to produce and direct.
  • It's nice to work with Hollywood because there is never any question of resources put at your disposal to make a film as long as it is the right thing to do.
  • David is purely a conceptual artist. He didn't play any instruments or paint or anything. We were painters.
  • Truthfully, I despise hotels. I've had such better experiences staying at people's houses and guesthouses; it's so much more comfortable and homey.
  • One half-conscious thought was burned in my mind: stay on your feet.
  • As a civilised society, we have a duty to support those among us who are vulnerable and in need. When times are hard, that duty should be felt more than ever, not disappear or diminish.
  • In the nineteenth century, slavery was the greatest wrong, and government never stood so tall as when it was redressing that wrong.
  • I'd just like to see a role for women where someone who isn't traditionally attractive is not portraying the best friend. You know, the character that only speaks in questions. 'Gee, are you gonna go out with him? Do you think I look fat?'
  • Sometimes when you get disappointment it makes you stronger.
  • Meeting everyone you wanted to know in the small surf industry, I saw how the surf trade was made up of characters that not only surfed, but were able to develop a business out of their relationship with their product and the ocean.
  • Some people think that doctors and nurses can put scrambled eggs back into the shell.
  • David Cameron has a lot of credibility and influence.
  • We know how to speak many falsehoods that resemble real things, but we know, when we will, how to speak true things.
  • I am making myself less frequent in the Lady World than I have been. I must keep up my dignity, or rather, I must attend more to politics and less to love.
  • David Bowie, for me, was the butchest guy in town. Jagger was like a truck driver.
  • On the tour we get a case of beer on the bus every day from Ozzfest.
  • David Bruce, I think, is one of the outstanding persons for whom I've ever worked. He had a sense of balance. He was interested in everything that went on in the Embassy. He delegated authority, but at the same time when you needed the Ambassador's help on anything, you could go to him, and he would immediately respond.
  • Men tire themselves in pursuit of rest.
  • That is where I got my childhood memories, watching the Home Run Derby as a kid. Maybe some kids are watching me. I would like to return that.
  • Every drama requires a cast. The cast may be so huge, as in Leo Tolstoy's 'Anna Karenina,' that the author or editor provides a list of characters to keep them straight. Or it may be an intimate cast of two.
  • Redemption just means you just make a change in your life and you try to do right, versus what you were doing, which was wrong.
  • Whether we're Democrats or Republicans or independents, we have to learn to hang together or we're gonna hang separately.
  • Cyclists, I work with a number of cyclists. They are great athletes; they are great aerobic athletes. If you ask them to hit a baseball or golf ball, they can't do that.
  • I always thought I was going to be an artist. All I ever did was draw. I only ever turned to writing because I couldn't find somebody to write the kind of stuff I wanted to do. That just spiraled out of control.
  • I'm sad and blue, about nobody but you. I told you that I loved you right from the start, you told me the same and now you try to break my little heart.