Fought Quotes

  • Selecting the right person for the right job is the largest part of coaching.
  • Relationships have to have a give and take if they're going to work in the long term.
  • There's a bit of a new guard of contemporary classical musicians in New York, and we play a lot of different kinds of music together. We do pop studio sessions, and we'll also play John Cage and more avant-garde work. We're developing a language of music that comes with a lot of different styles, different kinds of work.
  • I'm not really a first-move kind of gal.
  • I'm a trailer junkie. I love watching movie trailers as soon as they go up.
  • Is victory sweet because your side wins - or is it really because the other side loses?
  • Compliments and criticism are all ultimately based on some form of projection.
  • If eighty percent of your sales come from twenty percent of all of your items, just carry those twenty percent.
  • There is no moment where you can rest and think: 'Wonderful, I have that job now. I'm going to spend five years here.' There's a constant judgment on your work that's very strongly related to what you are.
  • Anytime you put your name on a ticket with nothing else attached to it, that's the true testament to where you are in your career - how many tickets are sold.
  • Like Robert Mapplethorpe, Helmut Newton, and so many others before me, sexual imagery has always been a part of my photography.
  • Prior to 'The Karate Kid', I did commercials - Kool-Aid, Pepsi, milk - and I had always been cast as the all-American nice guy.
  • I very much feel that marriage is a sacrament and that sacrament should extend... to that legal entity of a union between what traditionally in our Western values has been defined as between a man and a woman.
  • I'll tell you, 'Fire Walk With Me' is the one for 'Twin Peaks' fans. It's much more haunted than the TV series.
  • I never do the cute thing with animals; they are interesting shapes. I just use their profile. Because German shepherds are so easily recognizable, they would fall outside my purview.
  • The greatest advancements in living standards over the past century have been coincident with affordable energy.
  • I feel every artist has a certain amount of fan following.
  • I'm married to Metallica.
  • Many people who say they have no religion are simply saying they have no official religious affiliation. They may actually have strong personal beliefs.
  • I'm married to my job. I'm obsessed with my work, and I run myself into the ground every single day. Unfortunately, a lot of other pursuits have to take a back seat.
  • I'm interested in playing old ladies because I am becoming one. And I want to become a very good one!
  • I'm an optimist about other people. I'm not an optimist about myself.
  • It really is a day job, and it also seems to have virtually disappeared-with no remorse, really. It gives me more time to paint.
  • There is no way that we know what is going on between the African American and the Asian American. We don't understand what an Indigenous American is. We don't understand what a Latino American is.
  • I feel fairly certain that my painting skills might not be best shown on 'Dancing with the Stars.' I'll have to come up with another way to showcase that side of me.
  • It's just kinda irritating to me that we're awarding people in mixed martial arts for trying to move away and not finish the fight.
  • All the cliches of glamorous sophistication have little appeal to me. Do I want to live the British version of 'Dynasty?' No thanks!
  • I've had a lot of crappy jobs, but one of my favorites was working as a commercial fisherman in Alaska. What I loved about it was, you got paid for what you caught.
  • Am I blessed? That would be an understatement.
  • Terrorism is not a matter that can be left to law enforcement, with its deliberative process, built-in delays, and safeguards that may let the prisoner go free on procedural grounds.
  • Team sports are very important for shaping personalities. It's important that kids understand the mentality behind playing team sports and playing for one another and playing with friends.
  • Be nice to the whites, they need you to rediscover their humanity.
  • The thing that always interests me from a storytelling point of view is how that moment of trauma, whatever the trauma is, even divorce, your dog dies, whatever it is, the consequence, in terms of people's emotional lives and the way it resonates behaviorally for a long time, is really the stuff that interests me.
  • I don't want to be an actress. I want to be doing good work that is well written and has good people in it.
  • I have voted to make tough decisions in budgetary times, I've served on two recessionary budgets, my opponent has never served on any a budget committee where there was less money to spend than the year before.
  • Well, they just don't know anything else except that one form of their business, acting, and they don't really want to learn any other part of it, or they would. Directing and producing and putting a show together is very creative, for me.
  • I decided to go to the London School of Economics to write my thesis for MIT, under James Meade, Nobelist with Bertil Ohlin in 1977.
  • My dad was fine about me doing modelling at 16 because I always said school was important to me. I always chose my jobs carefully so I wouldn't have to take too much time off. It got harder toward the end with my A-levels; there were sleepless nights, and I was doing my homework on the plane coming home, but I pulled through.
  • I don't want to talk about Nicki Minaj anymore.
  • Look, just go sit at the card table with the rest of the kids and let the adults run the country.
  • Sometimes I can think of nothing more blissful than going to Berkeley and reading Byron for three years.
  • I'm sure there are people who think I only do music, people who think I only do theater, and people who think I only do dramatic stuff. I do things that interest me.
  • Steven Spielberg and I have tremendous amounts of money.
  • I don't think I'm the cookie-cutter candidate.
  • The dream factory of that time was much simpler. As media outlets grew, everything became so complicated.
  • History is, strictly speaking, the study of questions; the study of answers belongs to anthropology and sociology.
  • I'm married to the person I fell in love with.
  • Passion isn't something that lives way up in the sky, in abstract dreams and hopes. It lives at ground level, in the specific details of what you're actually doing every day.