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  • Sometimes when I'm at my desk, I'll realize that I have contorted myself completely, and I haven't moved for hours, and that my legs have fallen asleep. I am elsewhere, not in my body, not in the room, not in my house.
  • I didn't know what architecture was except that I lived in a house. I don't even think that I knew the word for a long time. My dad funneled me into engineering because it was his background.
  • I need to see my own beauty and to continue to be reminded that I am enough, that I am worthy of love without effort, that I am beautiful, that the texture of my hair and that the shape of my curves, the size of my lips, the color of my skin, and the feelings that I have are all worthy and okay.
  • The tech genie is out of the bottle; you can't put it back in.
  • No day would be complete without chocolate. My favorite: Vosges Creole bar - it's dark chocolate with cocoa nibs. Holy Toledo, that thing is good.
  • Spanx are amazing. Thank you to the inventor of that.
  • I am a plain man, and I care and know comparatively little about rhetoric.
  • I was diagnosed as mentally retarded as late as the fourth grade.
  • On a group of theories one can found a school; but on a group of values one can found a culture, a civilization, a new way of living together among men.
  • Gun control? We need bullet control! I think every bullet should cost 5,000 dollars. Because if a bullet cost five thousand dollar, we wouldn't have any innocent bystanders.
  • He has made a profession out of a business and an art out of a profession.
  • It would be nice at some point to do something that people expect to be good. Although then with high expectations come a lot more pressure.
  • The fact is that our business is fundamentally really strong. We have a platform and a depth that no one in the tech industry has. This means we have competitors at every layer.
  • My fans are like, 'Lab does what he does,' which is really cool. If I came out with a Jack White rock tune tomorrow, people would be like, 'Yeah, cool man,' which is great.
  • My father's Jewish, so my world is Jewish whenever I go home.
  • Business chief executive officers and their boards succumb to the pressures of the financial markets and their fears of takeovers and pour out their energies to produce quarterly earnings - at the expense of building their companies for the long term.
  • As you get older what you think was 10 years ago was actually 15 years ago.
  • Owners of valuable works of art don't give to institutions that don't provide good air conditioning and have good shows.
  • In the morning, Capra would arrive with twenty-or-so pages in which he'd written down all of his ideas. Most were terrible, then all of a sudden there would be one which was astounding.
  • If there's such a thing as somebody having nine lives, I guess I'm somewhat in that category.
  • I see so many people in the gym just slinging weight around. You can accomplish more if you squeeze the reps out in perfect form, instead of going big and trying to kill it every time.
  • I think I set myself on a course to become a scientist around about the time that Carl Sagan's 'Cosmos' series was on television, and there really was no going back for me at that point, and then I went on to study space science and then get my Ph.D., then go aboard and work in the European Space Agency.
  • I like all kinds of movies. I really do.
  • This generation is so dead. You ask a kid, 'What are you doing this Saturday?' and they'll be playing video games or watching cable, instead of building model cars or airplanes or doing something creative. Kids today never say, 'Man, I'm really into remote-controlled steamboats.'
  • In politics, the people I most despise are those who have no values.
  • In army, I went to Kashmir and did well, which was a challenge. In sports, I went to Olympics at a time when no one believed that we can actually win. Coming into politics was also a challenge as I wanted to push the youth to achieve gold in various fields of life.
  • Certainly as an actor, half of your work is not going to end up on the screen anyway, because in the editorial process, they need to cut to the other actor in the scene. Very often, your best work ends up on the cutting room floor, because it just doesn't work with the overall narrative drive of the story.
  • The best way to have your people be happy and satisfied is to earn the right to have them come back to work for you the next day, knowing that there are tons of other places.
  • I'm a professional model, but I still take crappy selfies.
  • I've always wanted to play quarterback, and I lucked out to be able to play for my favorite team - America's team. I'm just living the moment. I feel like all of this was supposed to happen. When you work hard, things work your way.
  • There are uses to adversity, and they don't reveal themselves until tested. Whether it's serious illness, financial hardship, or the simple constraint of parents who speak limited English, difficulty can tap unexpected strengths.
  • I don't care whether a book is a first edition or not. I'm not a bibliophile in that word's natural sense.
  • I believe in myself as I look forward to graduating from Hamilton Heights High School in 1991.
  • I'm not done yet making people miserable. If they're going to make me miserable, then I'm going to make them miserable.
  • I think we'll all keep pushing each other, which is a great thing.
  • Others don't want to listen to viewpoints that members of the church have.
  • It's hard being a girl. There are a lot of body image issues that come up and I think the best thing we can do for our kids is lead by example.
  • Your time here on this earth, it belongs to you.
  • He brought a sensibility and a hard-edged reasonableness to operating restaurants that had a lasting impact on me and still affects how I run all our restaurants today. The passing of 'Restaurant Man' - the original gangsta 'Restaurant Man,' my father - was the passing of an era. No one can replace him.
  • I'm not a fan of aggressive meathead dudes who spend three hours at the gym, drink protein shakes, talk about lifting and what juice they're trying.
  • I believe in the Bible, and I believe in Jesus. It's a big part of my life.
  • When I was six years old, I fell in love with magic. For Christmas, I got a magic box and a very old book on card manipulation. Somehow, I was more interested in pure manipulation than in all the silly little tricks in the box.
  • For 'Iron Man' I had to improv with Robert Downey Jr., which is like going up against LeBron in basketball. At one point he stopped and said, 'Can we give a round of applause to Olivia, because she's rocking it right now.'
  • In a play, you only get one chance, and you have to get it perfect. In a film, you can change and fix it whatever way you want, so really, there's a pretty big difference.
  • I am a part of all that I have met.
  • People expect all women to react the same to pregnancy. But anyone who's been around pregnant women knows that it's not all cutesy and sweet. You spaz out and you're angry and you have tantrums.
  • Reason cannot calm the storm of emotion, and emotion usually wins, until it settles down and allows reason to rise again and apologize on behalf of it.
  • Love is not in our choice but in our fate.