Give Quotes

  • When you give as a family, not only are you sharing the happiness that giving brings you by watching it translate into positive change, but you are also transmitting your giving values to your children by engaging them in the giving process itself.
  • Love just happens, you know.
  • I think there should be very strict limits on the pathogens that can be sold in your meat. There should be limits on disease-causing pathogens. Tests should determine whether the meat is contaminated or not, and you shouldn't be allowed to sell contaminated meat.
  • People are made up of flaws.
  • My personal trainer is an ex-dancer so we do a lot of ballet and jazz.
  • Every woman needs to know when she's being discriminated against and what the reasons are why she isn't getting equal pay so we can close that pay gap.
  • And there are so many people in the third world suffering so horribly right now, and we are so focused on ourselves and our culture that a lot of things are showing up in our culture that are making it impossible for us to focus on others. We're so self-focused.
  • When I listen to songs, I can smell a rat. I like songs that speak to me with some deeper truth.
  • The trouble with a series as it gets older is it can feel like a tradition, and tradition is the enemy of suspense, and it's the enemy of comedy. It's the enemy of everything, really. So you have to shake it up.
  • 'The New York Times' is inherent in what we are, but not worn as 'what we are'; it's important and crucial to all of us, but not something that was drilled in, in any specific ways.
  • Originally, with all the shows, we went looking for belly laughs.
  • I was an amazing bartender and a great waiter. I think, in a way, that was my acting school.
  • Every single step, although I couldn't see it, was a step forward and built to where I am now.
  • Gossip is when you hear something you like about someone you don't.
  • If you're at an antiques fair, and have been unable to beat the dealer down earlier in the day, pay a return visit at the end. They may be more inclined to accept your offer, rather than having to pack the piece up and take it home.
  • I have heard firsthand from several small business owners about their struggle to borrow and their fear of taking on additional debt.
  • In our fast-forward culture, we have lost the art of eating well. Food is often little more than fuel to pour down the hatch while doing other stuff - surfing the Web, driving, walking along the street. Dining al desko is now the norm in many workplaces. All of this speed takes a toll. Obesity, eating disorders and poor nutrition are rife.
  • Sitting around the house playing the wife and mother is driving me crazy.
  • It is no accident that I made Cartoon Town a simple little village - in many ways it mirrored my home town. And, yes, many of my puppet characters took on some of the more eccentric characteristics of people I knew there.
  • Extraordinary allegations require extraordinary evidence.
  • There's nothing like walking out and watching the people get turned on. Nothing in the world could replace it.
  • A good opening and a good ending make for a good film provide they come close together.
  • The comic page is dying; I didn't want to go with it.
  • Celebrity is death - celebrity - that's the worst thing that can happen to an actor.
  • Most women don't like good men. They say they want a good buy, but most women always wind up with the bad boy.
  • It takes a lot of energy to work, in general, especially if you're the lead in something.
  • C. Everett 'Chic' Koop became U.S. Surgeon General under President Reagan. He was a world renowned pediatric surgeon who had a tumultuous Senate confirmation process due to partisanship. Chic took office in January 1982, a time of 'tobacco wars' and a new and evolving terrifying disease that we ultimately came to know as AIDS.
  • Everyone knows the more you chase something the faster it runs and the more you ignore something the faster it comes.
  • Believe it or not, friendships are difficult to write in fiction. They can easily come across as forced, particularly if they involve too much explication and too many overt gestures of affection.
  • If I am not moving I get bored very easily.
  • It was very liberating, living in a foreign country, a place where everything was new and strange - the food, the customs, the climate, everything.
  • It's the job of a special advisor to be the eyes and ears of a minister and it's the job of a corporate lobbyist to represent the best interests of their organization.
  • I want to help all those youngsters in Nagpur who have fire and sporting spirit burning inside them and not merely those who want to take up wrestling.
  • There are certain things that don't mix well with MS. One is staying up late at night. Another is big, noisy crowds. Well, campaigns are staying up late at night and big noisy crowds.
  • I've hidden behind my hair more than clothes. Sometimes having long hair with a fringe is very useful when you don't want to look at people. I used to have very short hair, but long hair is my thing - a black nocturnal shield.
  • We're all going about trying to make beauty in the world and trying to make order out of chaos. And that's what art is.
  • And so we said to General Motors that the solution had to be a first year increase, which had to be sizeable because we had to catch up with the lost position as against the cost of living and we had to make some progress.
  • I don't vote for the guy I trust. I vote for the guy who trusts me the most.
  • When I left drama school, there were dozens of rep theatres you could apply to where you got a good training.
  • At a relatively early age, I began to believe that building a business was perhaps the greatest opportunity for making an impact, because it's a tool for making a change in the world.
  • If an idea's worth having once, it's worth having twice.
  • It is very difficult to know what may be in the back of the mind of public figures.
  • I favor the abolition of all Social Security, Medicare and estate taxes. In their place, we should create a simple income tax system that has no deductions or credits at all.
  • Fun opens the doors to creativity, which then leads to inspiration, which then births passion, which all together equals both happiness and success!
  • The wealth-income ratio in the United States has always been lower than in Europe. The main reason in the early years was that land values bulked less in the wide open spaces of North America. There was, of course, much more land, but it was very cheap.
  • River City Improv set the stage for my career.
  • I will confess that almost all my inspiration has come from one emotion: fear. And terrible dread of the moment when I will finally be exposed as a fraud.
  • Every kid needs a mentor. Everybody needs a mentor.