Felt Quotes

  • It is a sad thing when men have neither the wit to speak well nor the judgment to hold their tongues.
  • I think, unfortunately, some people are just bad, they're just born bad, and I don't know why.
  • Creating a book and creating a collection involve a lot of editing.
  • I feel like a lot of my past career was going to film school, making a lot of different kinds of movies. I made a bunch of comedies, I made one drama and I made a couple musicals.
  • The lucky village of Sodeto, in the kingdom of Aragon, is a cluster of sensible houses spackled together off the main road, curtained behind a pine copse.
  • Well, first I have to make the team, of course.
  • There was a report that used to come out back in those days, I don't know if it was the Gavin Report or something like that. And they said, no matter what McGuire comes out with next, we're not gonna play it.
  • I dug up my dad's old Fred Astaire tapes, and now I find him super-inspiring. He's, like, one of the best dancers.
  • We have got into Indian railways and are trying to get into the railway locomotive business in Europe and the United States.
  • I have principles and I am not going to be forced to compromise them.
  • The black comedians meeting? Oh yeah, we hold one every year at Eddie Murphy's house.
  • An indictment is not a conviction.
  • I'm doing physics because I'm curious about how it works - full speed ahead, damn the torpedoes, don't worry about whether somebody is going to be able to do an experiment next week, just figure it out.
  • I find the public passion for justice quite boring and artificial.
  • When I started writing my stories, I thought that not only nobody outside my language, but nobody outside my neighbourhood would get them.
  • Some of the folks on both sides might be sincere, but it does seem as if it is only the opposition that cares about the Bill of Rights most of the time.
  • I had been watching 'Home and Away' for quite a while, so joining the cast was quite weird. The show is so fast-paced, and at first it was overwhelming, but at the same time was quite laid back.
  • Not even my excellent training at Juilliard prepared me for my first movie role, where I played a transsexual who falls in love with a military guy in 'Soldier's Girl.'
  • On the same bill and on the same side of it there should not be two charges for the same thing.
  • Naturally, the reader has access only to the events I show and the way I show them, but as has been said, there's generally a good deal of ambiguity in that presentation.
  • The fear of life is the favorite disease of the 20th century.
  • I abhor hypocrisy.
  • But the reality is when you write a song, you should be able to strip away all the instruments and just have a song right there with an acoustic guitar and a voice, and the song should be good.
  • In the spirit of science, there really is no such thing as a 'failed experiment.' Any test that yields valid data is a valid test.
  • I drove across country in my yellow 1970 VW bug (which I drove until 1986) to Los Angeles, having had enough cold weather in 5 years in Ann Arbor, and found a job within a few days.
  • Well let's see; I'm not obsessed with... I like Walt Disney except that you know, except for the horrible fascism. I love the art of it. I like a lot of things I don't agree with and that's one of them.
  • The very effect of the education they were given... was to make men think; and, thinking, they became less and less satisfied with the miserable pays they received.
  • But now I know that it is very important that all buildings should be consistent, that this is the quality of the Gothic cathedral, for instance, that we like.
  • There are times when a sports figure doesn't deserve sympathy.
  • I love playing characters that have secrets.
  • I try to do the right thing at the right time. They may just be little things, but usually they make the difference between winning and losing.
  • I eat once a day if I remember, and I try never to go to sleep.
  • I love the business of business; I love the risk raking.
  • I come from a very working-class background.
  • I had about four days of like, 'Pity party, woe is me, it's all over.' Then I did some research and spoke with doctors and got in contact with people who have MS, and I soon realized it's actually a lot more manageable than the kind of public perception of it is, and that's part of the reason why I've been so outspoken about it.
  • I've been to enough other countries in the world to know what happens when you have socialized single-payer health care. It works. People don't get sick as much. They don't lose their life savings with a catastrophic illness like cancer or AIDS.
  • Now, I - for several years while I was researching this book, I felt quite obsessed by thoughts about sentencing, punishment, how judges arrive at their decisions.
  • Certainly Amadeus because it was a very powerful time for me, we filmed it in the Czech Republic at a time of lots of social and political change going on in that part of the world.
  • We're on the same radius from the Earth, and then we start to swing around to where we're ahead of them on the velocity vector, so we come in relative to the station from this forward velocity position and dock on to the forward end of the Lab.
  • I've always felt like I was on the margins. Once upon a time that's what independent used to mean.
  • Female violence is a specific brand of ferocity. It's invasive. A girlfight is all teeth and hair, spit and nails - a much more fearsome thing to watch than two dudes clobbering each other.
  • I - and there are hundreds of thousands of Irishmen who felt on this subject as I do - have always liked my Celtic countrymen and disliked the English nation; it is a national trait of character, and I cannot help it.
  • The people in Cuba, they know what I stand for, and there's a lot of people in Cuba that stand for the same. But they can't say it.
  • He had Parkinson's disease for about, I'd say diagnosed for about 11 of the last years of his life. And treatment was not as good as it is now, of course. We're still going along and he died in '85 and he was 77.
  • They're making a song and dance because that serves their immediate interests. But what will happen tomorrow? They will have to pay salaries and pensions.
  • I know I'm not a self-indulgent idiot; I also know I'm not the second coming of Deepak Chopra. If I had believed either of those, or both, as some people do when they get famous, that's when the mental illness arrives.
  • Hackney at certain epochs has given itself suburban airs and graces, before being slapped down and consigned once more to the dump bin of aborted ambition.
  • I believe that everything you work at and want in life is a great challenge.