Groove Quotes

  • Every generation needs a new revolution.
  • The powers of government exercised locally derive from a federal law authorizing government by consent in local affairs only, unless those affairs are otherwise governed by federal law.
  • We got to know the competition very well. In the '50s popcorn made a big growth in sales. Our main push was to produce the best quality and sell in quality retail outlets.
  • We are very anxious to bring the Jews of Morocco over and we are doing all we can to achieve this. But we cannot count on the Jews of Morocco alone to build the country, because they have not been educated for this.
  • Lessons of wisdom have the most power over us when they capture the heart through the groundwork of a story, which engages the passions.
  • I'm from a big family - I'm the youngest of seven - and my wife is one of four. So we always wanted a lot of kids. It's what we're used to, and for us it's what life is all about.
  • When I was a bachelor with a different girl on my arm every week, people didn't think I was quite legitimate.
  • Technology is going to play a huge part in tomorrow's music business. And the companies that will win are going to be the most equipped to understand how to use data to further an artist's career.
  • I have so much respect for television actors and directors. We're on set doing 16-hour days, and that's just what we do.
  • I do like to hang out in the corner and keep my eye on the party, or be outside in a smaller group.
  • Saturate yourself with your subject and the camera will all but take you by the hand.
  • The orchestral or symphonic music never interested me.
  • I love my son, but my daughter has calmed me down.
  • I am lucky because I get to work with the smartest, most creative, and most devoted group of students and postdoctoral fellows imaginable.
  • I know of a few writers who are husband and wife teams.
  • If I could film, we'd film every episode of 'Doctor Who' in New York. I have an affinity with the city. It has some wonderful locations and it is devastatingly vast and huge. Central Park looks amazing on camera.
  • My father and I have a very good relationship. We always got along. But I always scold him.
  • Now a lot has changed and I can separate a lot of things.
  • Nobody talks so constantly about God as those who insist that there is no God.
  • The perception in Silicon Valley is that if you dress well, you couldn't possibly be smart, or you're in P.R. but couldn't possibly run a company. I remember briefly attempting the Adidas and jeans and sweatshirt over T-shirt look, but I realized I was trying to dress like a young tech geek, and that just wasn't me.
  • Sometimes when women come forward about sexual harassment, they're seen as a troublemaker.
  • The purpose - where I start - is the idea of use. It is not recycling, it's reuse.
  • A statesman... must wait until he hears the steps of God sounding through events, then leap up and grasp the hem of His garment.
  • If you aren't going to do something all the way, don't do it.
  • On long haul flights I always drink loads and loads of water and eat light and healthy food.
  • I've been introduced to some huge designers that I could never afford. It's really cool.
  • My job is to make sure that as our customers' priorities change, as the environment changes, we shift that portfolio of products to meet them.
  • There was no audience for my books. The Indians didn't regard me as an Indian and North Americans couldn't conceive of me of a North American writer, not being white and brought up on wheat germ. My fiction got lost.
  • We were the guys on the other side. It was hilarious.
  • We don't need to share the same opinions as others, but we need to be respectful.
  • Our task, of course, is to transmute the anger that is affliction into the anger that is determination to bring about change. I think, in fact, that one could give that as a definition of revolution.
  • We were the only black family in my neighborhood for many years. Wherever we lived, we were often the only black family, and certainly the only Haitian family. But my parents were really great at providing a loving home where we could feel safe and secure.
  • What surprised me most about fame is how unpleasant it can be. I used to think it was going to be so fun. I got excited about the parties. You don't anticipate friends being jealous of you and critics giving your music bad reviews. Media and rumors - that stuff hurts.
  • At Walmart, we recognize the need to support the development of our nation's youth.
  • We are very puritan in America. We still hold true to these really antiquated values, this idea of the sanctity of marriage.