Few Quotes

  • There's a way I could have done things differently. I know that. If I offended anyone along the way, I do apologize.
  • Fame is a fickle thing that only lasts as long as you can be out there offering yourself to the public. And as soon as you relax for five minutes, they're gone, you know, and they're following somebody else.
  • It's a dream come true for Bubba Watson from Bagdad, Florida to have the green jacket on.
  • I'm not the most patient of people.
  • Falling out of love is chiefly a matter of forgetting how charming someone is.
  • I'm in the eighth grade and am not the height of the rest of my class. But I don't worry about that. I'm just me!
  • Growing up in Chadds Ford, Pa., I shuttled between studio space in my parents' house and my grandfather's studio just up the hill. It was a solitary childhood, but I loved it.
  • All of us show bias when it comes to what information we take in. We typically focus on anything that agrees with the outcome we want.
  • There are so many different camps about what being gay means. The danger comes when each one is so rigid that it sees itself as the true picture.
  • When I wrote 'Marley & Me,' I had a clear audience in mind. And it did not include children. I wrote my book for adults and assumed only adults, and possibly teenagers, would be drawn to it.
  • A man can do all things if he but wills them.
  • Nothing happens quite by chance. It's a question of accretion of information and experience.
  • The most popular rap artists aren't supposed to be rapping about being broke.
  • Reading isn't good for a ballplayer. Not good for his eyes. If my eyes went bad even a little bit I couldn't hit home runs. So I gave up reading.
  • One will never again look at a birch tree, after the Robert Frost poem, in exactly the same way.
  • Overcome your barriers, intend the best, and be patient. You will enjoy more balance, more growth, more income, and more fun!
  • I've loved it, but I have a wife and two children.
  • The key for me is really just to stay in a child-like state in the rehearsal studio. I'm really goofy and really silly and crazy. If I get too serious, I start hitting a wall.
  • The lyrics are the essential part in our songs.
  • Within a few weeks of coming back from filming 'Lemonade Mouth,' I got these scripts, and 'Terra Nova' was the one that stuck out. I was like, 'Oh my gosh'.
  • It takes a long time to write a novel when you have to keep interrupting your work to earn money.
  • Appreciate everything your associates do for the business.
  • I acted in junior high in the junior high school group, and then when I got into senior high I was, you know, the main actor of the senior high school.
  • A female piano player is always pretty cool to me.
  • It's a very wonderful yet difficult thing to be given a lot of really good opportunities and the world is at your fingertips.
  • I have never dissected my personal life. What sense would it make?
  • The theater is magical and addictive.
  • I respect people who can do both careers, like Will Smith and a couple of other people who have done it, but I just don't know when they sleep.
  • Life is all about having a good time.
  • I'm not a computer girl.
  • I'm in that comfortable niche where I'm not that famous and sometimes people do need to put a barrier between them and their followers. When you're real famous you need to do that but I'm not that famous so I don't need that kind of barrier.
  • I had a lot of different jobs.
  • If you're going to hold someone down you're going to have to hold on by the other end of the chain. You are confined by your own repression.
  • I had male breast cancer and had dual radical modified mastectomy, and I've spent a lot of time working with the Susan G. Komen foundation to make men aware of male breast cancer - if you have breast tissue, you can have breast cancer.
  • What better way to expand your imagination than to read!
  • If you're constantly making business decisions on behalf of your investors first, ultimately you're going to wear down your other stakeholders. It's going to be potentially hurtful for your employees and your customers and the community you do business with.
  • With but few exceptions, it is always the underdog who wins through sheer willpower.
  • With few exceptions, music has been for some centuries the art which has devoted itself not to the reproduction of natural phenomena, but rather to the expression of the artist's soul, in musical sound.
  • Falling in love consists merely in uncorking the imagination and bottling the common sense.
  • We African Americans have now spent the major part of the 20th Century battling racism.
  • As a medical doctor who chose a career in artificial heart technology rather than clinical practice, I decided not to take an internship, which is required for licensing. Instead, I work with invention, manufacturing, regulatory affairs, and clinical application of artificial hearts.
  • I love helping people; just being of service makes me happy!
  • I am fairly classless because it is very difficult to class someone who comes from a mixed marriage.
  • With few exceptions, the publishing industry has come to a consensus: if a book has a young protagonist, and if its worldview is primarily interested in the questions that crop up when coming of age, then it's a young adult novel.
  • There's a high point in your career, and then people get bored; they want something else to come along.
  • I was sad to leave 'Downton,' but I will always remember it fondly, as they did me a lot of favours. I owe them a lot.
  • My passion is more about bringing the stories out from the African continent mixed with the West.
  • If a child goes the wrong way, it is not the child who is to be blamed; it is the parents who are responsible.