Going Quotes

  • Wear an unusual accessory to complete your outfit.
  • In 2003, the Royal College of Surgeons of England, and a year later, a national ethics committee in France, said that face transplantation would be going too far. The risk of complication would far outweigh the benefits.
  • We'll try and be very aggressive, we'll try and speed up and change gears, and we'll see who's going to win.
  • I call Boston home because it's where I started coming into my own.
  • I'll get to make a lot of money and do some bad sitcoms.
  • I haven't chosen to make an issue of faith.
  • But the longer I'm in the business, you see a lot of times these screenplays have been rewritten 5 times and you're not really offending an author.
  • When a couple has a strong preference for a baby boy or girl, who is injured by allowing them to choose? Certainly not the child.
  • What the oil producer gets paid is about 16 percent. The majority of it is tax, which in fairness to the government of this country they have accepted and admitted.
  • Never a tear bedims the eye that time and patience will not dry.
  • I find nothing more depressing than optimism.
  • No matter where I travel, I make sure to carry a Vaseline body lotion with me to keep my skin well moisturised all the time.
  • I write in the studio.
  • I think you need a really strong businessperson running the state, a person who's used to turning negatives into positives, which is what happens in business.
  • In 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' I was just playing and having a good time.
  • But, in fairness to them, too, the popular song per se is really a pretty shallow medium to perform in.
  • When I was 8, I was reading 'Gone with the Wind' and 'Pride and Prejudice' and all that, not knowing it wasn't my reading level.
  • I think men know to seduce women though words and conversation and nice gestures. That's much sexier than when a man uses muscle.
  • People don't realize how much control they do have. The more you can show them this control, the easier it is to tap back into the creative side of the brain that allows people to see possibilities and options.
  • Eddie Drake is sort of this loose cannon, funny, edgy guy, who has this really foolish, foolish mustache.
  • I don't do drugs. I never have taken any drugs. I don't believe in them.
  • Every society, all government, and every kind of civil compact therefore, is or ought to be, calculated for the general good and safety of the community.
  • And there was a movement afoot to take another year off, and if we had been able to do that, and rethink everything, I think when we came back it would have been very different.
  • The game of life is a lot like football. You have to tackle your problems, block your fears, and score your points when you get the opportunity.
  • The attraction of the virtuoso for the public is very like that of the circus for the crowd. There is always the hope that something dangerous will happen.
  • The problem with romantic comedies is you know the ending by the poster. So they're not movies you can keep doing over and over again expect satisfaction somehow.
  • I can honestly say I've never thought for a second about whether a character reflects poorly on any group. All that matters to me is that the character is true to my belief in who he or she is.
  • Riding in advance, we passed over one of these great plains; we looked back and saw the line of scattered horsemen stretching for a mile or more; and far in the rear against the horizon, the white wagons creeping slowly along.
  • One thing we have to remember as songwriters is that we have to consider that country music is the country's music. That doesn't mean that everybody's rural.
  • Every time I've failed, people had me out for the count, but I always come back.
  • I first got really interested in Noh in about 1977. There was an independent bookstore in Bloomington, Indiana where I was going to high school. It was a really nice place. There was a New Directions paperback. It was the Pound/Fenollosa book, 'The Classic Noh Theatre of Japan.'
  • I have always been a big fan of the BBC program 'Luther' with Idris Elba.
  • Being brilliant is no great feat if you respect nothing.
  • Walking is man's best medicine.
  • I've got an IQ of 40 million.
  • I don't presume to think I'm great at anything.
  • What happened on September 11th is at least, theoretically, small stuff compared to what can happen.
  • We must first pray, that God would make us wise; before we can wish, he would make us happy.
  • I continued to suffer from anxiety and obsessive thoughts, although the thoughts stopped centering on hell. I moved into an ashram called the Himalayan Institute after college and studied meditation, which made an enormous difference.
  • I've never thought about the end of my career. I've had this growing motto in my life to live day to day - and when you live day to day, it's hard to talk years.
  • It is impossible to fuse totally with a culture for which you feel a measure of antagonism.
  • I'm a long-term optimist, and I don't think the problems with our society are from being overly optimistic.
  • It's important to give back because that's what we were put on this planet to do.
  • My relationship to 'Rocky Horror' probably started when I was younger than my parents would like me to admit.
  • Gradually I find that my whole soul is merging itself into this business of writing, and especially of writing poetry. I am going to try it; and am going to test, in the most rigid way I know, the awful question whether it is my vocation.
  • Any act often repeated soon forms a habit; and habit allowed, steady gains in strength, At first it may be but as a spider's web, easily broken through, but if not resisted it soon binds us with chains of steel.
  • It's so hard to find a director who, when you look at their body of work, you like everything.
  • It doesn't matter if you have a D, or an I or an R after your name if you have a job - a J-O-B. It really matters to people that they have an opportunity to contribute to their economy in a very meaningful way, and this is outside party lines. So we believe that these are the solutions that America is craving.