Home Quotes

  • I was writing poems when I was young, you know, because my father was a poet, so it was absolutely normal to follow my father.
  • Working from home as a mother is the worst of everything. You don't have clear boundaries. The kids can get used to you going to work; they can't get used to you ignoring them. And work sometimes gets the message you're not as committed.
  • The simple answer is I'd just be a guy trying to feed my family, like everybody else. The complicated answer is, I think I'd be in some sort of military or government world of some sort.
  • I'm always praying for a part that would be something that I could be really proud of, in which I could use the gifts God gave me in a positive way.
  • In a way, yes, because I was starting something fresh, and it was something totally independent.
  • And there is a difference between the essence of a Sacrament and its use.
  • Diana and I had a very good relationship with no personal problems. The only problem we did have was with the media, and the only place we could have any real privacy was at Kensington Palace, as they could not get to us there.
  • Her Majesty said she hoped I would have time for my horses - I own two and have shares in four.
  • It is something that is called MDS. It is a rare blood disorder that affects the bone marrow. I'm going to beat this. My doctors say it and my faith says it.
  • Music is my religion.
  • I wanted to write a novel that would make others feel the history: the pain and fear that black people have had to live through in order to endure.
  • Probably the most dramatic pieces in my wardrobe would be capes.
  • Truly, it is in darkness that one finds the light, so when we are in sorrow, then this light is nearest of all to us.
  • I wouldn't not want to be a director and write as I wouldn't not to want to be a writer and direct movies.
  • People come up to me all the time who saw Dad in 'Oklahoma!' or 'Pajama Game,' and they say they'll never forget it.
  • Yet the home courses are where you spend dozens to hundreds of hours a year. You must choose them well.
  • We have to still develop the Ikea group. We need many billions of Swiss francs to take on China or Russia.
  • In the 21st century, government efforts should focus on 'multiculturalism', including the diversity of languages.
  • True prayer is neither a mere mental exercise nor a vocal performance. It is far deeper than that - it is spiritual transaction with the Creator of Heaven and Earth.
  • Do not look down upon any Muslim, for even the most inferior believer is great in the eyes of God.
  • Hippies? Why, I'm the original.
  • The worst thing about touring is the travel.
  • A hero is a man who does what he can.
  • One of the great things about Sydney is that it has a great acceptance of everyone and everything. It's an incredibly tolerant city, a city with a huge multicultural basis.
  • Stravinsky used Mother Goose. He was influenced by Mother Goose, indirectly, but very beautifully.
  • We wanted to get everyone back focused on the fact we are playing live again. It really does sound great.
  • In a way, writing is an incredible act of individualism, producing your language, and yet to use it from the heart of a crowd as opposed to as an individual performance is a conflicting thing. I do stand alone, and yet it's not about being an individual or being ambitious.
  • In one week, I got hit by a car - it busted through my hand - and my mom got cancer.
  • You leave home to seek your fortune and, when you get it, you go home and share it with your family.
  • Her face betokened all things dear and good, The light of somewhat yet to come was there Asleep, and waiting for the opening day, When childish thoughts, like flowers would drift away.
  • I can throw all the good passes I want, but if they don't make shots, it's not an assist.
  • My favourite thing in my wardrobe is my jewelry.
  • Any company of my size cannot live without thinking it's possible to go public one day.
  • I do miss sometimes being onstage, because when I do film and television, it's usually so brief and funny.
  • Your home should be about enriching the daily experience.
  • When you home study, you get a better education. I basically got to teach myself. Being naturally able to make my own opinions about the schoolwork I had to deal with, instead of being instructed under the tutelage of the teacher, was really nice academically.
  • In motivating people, you've got to engage their minds and their hearts. I motivate people, I hope, by example - and perhaps by excitement, by having productive ideas to make others feel involved.
  • The examined life is no picnic.
  • We live in a celebrity-obsessed society.
  • Sometimes, cameras can't capture a scene like your brain does. But the use of apps can help get it just a little closer to reality.
  • If you here require a practical rule of me, I will present you with this: 'Whenever you feel an impulse to perpetrate a piece of exceptionally fine writing, obey it - whole-heartedly - and delete it before sending your manuscript to press.'
  • Your home is regarded as a model home, your life as a model life. But all this splendor, and you along with it... it's just as though it were built upon a shifting quagmire. A moment may come, a word can be spoken, and both you and all this splendor will collapse.
  • Hendrix rehearsed different drummers, before we met Mitch Mitchell.
  • A hush is over everything, Silent as women wait for love; The world is waiting for the spring.
  • My mom keeps me grounded and all that. She makes me do chores.
  • A gender-equal society would be one where the word 'gender' does not exist: where everyone can be themselves.
  • I no longer feel attracted to the well-made novel. I want to write the story that will zero in and give you intense, but not connected, moments of experience. I guess that's the way I see life. People remake themselves bit by bit and do things they don't understand.
  • One time, when I was in my teens, jamming in a Kansas City club, I was doing all right until I tried doing double tempo on 'Body and Soul.' Everybody fell out laughing. I went home and cried and didn't want to play again for three months.