Happen Quotes

  • The reason I ran in 2006 was to make my district one of the fifteen that at the time it would have taken to switch the control of the House and stop the Bush agenda. The second priority I had was to provide health care for everybody. And the third was to do public financing of campaigns.
  • The romantic love we feel toward the opposite sex is probably one extra help from God to bring you together, but that's it. All the rest of it, the true love, is the test.
  • Rocky Marciano had such guts and heart. He was something special.
  • I was born in Palo Alto, California in 1961.
  • Even if I weren't in Hollywood, I would feel pressure to look a certain way.
  • I grew up with video games. My generation kind of grew up with the Nintendo and the Sega Genesis. Then, I had a Dreamcast and, finally, the PlayStation. So yeah, I've always been a big gamer.
  • I'm kind of new to the racing game thing. I've always been, like, a shooter game kind of guy.
  • I've had some of the best craft services on independent movies, actually, because they get more creative, generally, with a smaller budget. The work is still the same. I didn't really notice the difference other than I was getting dressed behind a curtain, basically.
  • I spend time with people who are movers and shakers, and others who are just friends I really care for. Some of them are rich, some of them are poor. I couldn't care less. I'm not a snob.
  • I didn't start playing drums until I was 12, for school band; they didn't have any saxophones left. My step-pops had a kit at the house, and I had never done anything that I understood so quick. It was so natural. It was the most fun and consistent thing in my life.
  • I think I'm most proud of my family right now. I'm more into that then I've ever been. It also gives a new area to draw from in creativity with my songs.
  • Historically, the minority party in Congress votes against raising the debt limit, forcing the majority party to whip its members into casting politically painful votes in favor.
  • I do spend money. I like to spend money, on houses - on furnishing houses. And I love to give presents to people. It's just in my nature to be that way. I always spent money I had. And I always spent what I made. I'm not stingy.
  • My wife is a terrific Southern cook. My favorite of all the great things she cooks is 'trash potatoes.' That's mashed potatoes with sour cream, bacon, cheddar cheese, and horseradish. It's a total gut bomb.
  • My mother always tells me that when I was a little kid, my first ambition was to be a truck driver, and after that, I went through everything from wanting to be a Prime Minister to an air hostess, but never an actor. So I became one, and it was a great journey. I learnt a lot, worked very hard.
  • When I was growing up, one or two girls were beautiful, but it was not an aspiration, right?
  • It's our job as economic developers in the state to make sure any prospect receives all available incentives.
  • We have more possibilities available in each moment than we realize.
  • When everything in a person's life is gone, ripped-out gone, it's not that you stay empty for so long, so you replace it with something else very quickly.
  • I'm very grateful for the platform that I've had in my life to speak out about the things I care about.
  • I love cooking for myself and cooking for my family.
  • Eight generations of African-Americans are still waiting to achieve their rights - compensation and restitution for the hundreds of years during which they were bought and sold on the market.
  • Comics, at least in periodical form, exist almost entirely free of any pretense; the critical world of art hardly touches them, and they're 100% personal.
  • I'm very lucky. I'm not too exposed to social media and is going quite well for me. I like to have my privacy.
  • I understand people have doubts, but I'm totally clean.
  • What feats of ingenuity have we not been forced to perform, at times, in order to meet our customers' wishes? Those only who have had charge of a large, modern kitchen can tell the tale.
  • It's like our country is being run by a bunch of bad alcoholic dads right now.
  • Fixing a broken immigration system. Protecting our kids from gun violence. Equal pay for equal work, paid leave, raising the minimum wage. All these things still matter to hardworking families; they are still the right thing to do; and I will not let up until they get done.
  • There are a lot of visual marks that have to be hit, and lines that need to be said in a right way - so there wasn't really any improvisation on the set when it came to the bulk of the script.
  • I will continue my consistent record of voting for lower taxes, less spending and fewer regulations to make our government more effective and efficient while upholding our Constitution.
  • People in the record business would say, Well, Pras, you know, you haven't been out in a while, maybe you should get today's hottest producer or rapper to do something.
  • I remember when I was in school, they would ask, 'What are you going to be when you grow up?' and then you'd have to draw a picture of it. I drew a picture of myself as a bride.
  • We have to get past this persistent negativity. The negativity has held Rhode Island back for a long time.
  • Waging war we understand, but not waging peace, or at any rate less consciously so.
  • I wish that only three residents of Tel Aviv could see what conditions on the West Bank are like. Living in such proximity, most Israelis have no idea about the adversity on the West Bank.
  • I don't want to do television. A TV show sitcom? I don't even watch TV.
  • Most people understand life expectancy has changed since Social Security started in 1937 when folks lived to be 59 years old. Today, they live to be 77 years old.
  • If I somehow felt like having a site which strictly validates was an indication of my manhood, maybe I'd do it, but it really means very little to me. We're mavericks over here, what can we say?
  • Bambi can't act. Bambi had major attitude.
  • No matter what you're doing, live it. Make an experience. Have fun. Relate to someone. Take them in. Learn.
  • There might be a different model for a literary community that's quicker, more real-time, and involves more spontaneity.
  • Rod has such a wicked sense of humour. I loved him very much.
  • The Royal Family have always had an interest in a number of different areas of society. We are a part of society.
  • I met some friends in the end of 10th, beginning of 11th, who were in the popular group so I finished off high school in that group and got to see both sides.
  • Anybody is influenced by where and how he lives.
  • I've been a lucky man. I've only faced one real tragedy: the death of my wife, Maggie, from cancer in 1995.
  • To put away one's own original thoughts in order to take up a book is a sin against the Holy Ghost.
  • The concept of preserving history, collating full archives, making them as usable as possible so the public have access to them, I really feel that it allows the public an ability to engage with their own history.