Familiar Quotes

  • Because the intention wasn't always to be an actor, that hasn't been my number one guiding principle.
  • Earth, Wind & Fire was something new. I wanted to bring something innovative to the music. It was out of a desire to create excitement with music that was pleasurable to play and listen to.
  • I have been an avid reader of 'Golf Digest' ever since I started playing this great game.
  • To me, a poem that's in rhyme and meter is the difference between watching a film in full color and watching a film in black and white. Not that a few black and white films aren't wonderful. So are certain successful pieces of free verse.
  • As a woman, we all want to feel attractive. We all want to feel that we're making the very best of ourselves so we can accept ourselves.
  • My abilities grow with each job, whether it's writing or directing. When I stop learing, I'll stop working.
  • Do not let yourself be tainted with a barren skepticism.
  • In the fashion world if you're successful, everyone loves you, and you have available every service. It's hard to walk away, except it wasn't hard for me. I had my mind completely made up.
  • As you get older, you realise your parents aren't these superheroes. They're actually people.
  • The 65,536 processors were inside the Connection Machine.
  • I think my father is nearly perfect. I think he's quite handsome, except a bit fat.
  • Not only do I never lie, I never respond to lies, no matter how vicious, no matter how hurtful.
  • There is socialism in the family that conflicts with meritocracy. And that bothered me.
  • I've been doing independent films for 10 years, but one out of five didn't see the light of day.
  • I feel like every role you take, there's a part of you that obviously feels like you can do it. I don't know if perfect is the right word because I don't believe in perfection. I don't think it exists.
  • I am announcing my resignation from Congress so my colleagues can get back to work, my neighbors can choose a new representative and most importantly that my wife and I can continue to heal from the damage I have caused.
  • I enjoy painting. It's an incredible release of tension, and I feel very excited doing it. I squeeze out some wonderful red paint, and I get a thrill. My heart starts beating faster. It's almost a sensual thing working with these thick acrylic paints. I almost want to put my hands in.
  • I don't know anything more piggish - I don't know anything more un-American than saying, 'Oh, I'm worried about my own little handout or my own little program or my own little economy and we'll kick this can down the road and let some future generation deal with it.'
  • Anyone can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a dad, and that's why I call you dad, because you are so special to me. You taught me the game and you taught me how to play it right.