Leading Quotes

  • Going to work for a large company is like getting on a train. Are you going sixty miles an hour or is the train going sixty miles an hour and you're just sitting still?
  • The obligation of the state is to guarantee freedom of religion, and that implies dealing with all of them on an equal footing.
  • Global conditions are far too complex to be able to imagine that they could ever be really controlled by one power.
  • I would love to see a G-Unit reunion.
  • Once cancer happens it changes the way you live for the rest of your life.
  • Fallon tells me about first starting 'Late Night': how he knew audiences were dubious.
  • I have a Twitter and have followers from all over the world. It's pretty overwhelming.
  • Criminals were coming to Chechnya from all over the world - they did not have a place in their own countries. But they could live perfectly well in Chechnya.
  • Pitching is a priority.
  • As a viewer, my own work elicits strong emotional reaction from me.
  • I've always loved animals and I always thought that they were, if not better, then the absolute equal of any two legged creature that God ever created.
  • To me, horror is when I see somebody lying. I mean a person I know. A friend. And he's telling me something that I accept. And then suddenly, as he or she is telling it, there's something that gives them away. They're not telling me the truth.
  • I am a private guy, and at the end of the day, I only really do care about my family. That's the most important thing: my way of life, my family. Whoever is in front of that is going to get hurt.
  • There is no coming to consciousness without pain.
  • These days people wallow in enormous masses of sound.
  • I'd love kids. I'm obsessed with babies. Of course I've thought about baby names. A million times. I like Alfie for a little boy.
  • We haven't had a slew of artists, but the artists we do come out with have always had the same momentum.
  • If you get up in the morning and think the future is going to be better, it is a bright day. Otherwise, it's not.
  • I tried to make a point of doing things outside the box, of not having basketball consume me.
  • Plus, I am paranoid by nature. I need to be in control.
  • A lot of times when people become successful, people don't really understand what they had to do or the sacrifices they made to do that, or they assume that they had money. This is coming from, like, a kid who was broke and lived with roaches and a single mom in Dorchester.
  • It is our grave mistake that for many years we neglected pro-Western groups in order to avoid any friction with the existing rulers.
  • The two records are very different. I guess, on the second record, that's more where I was at. Its not that I'm more well-adjusted or anything, it's just that what I wanted to sing about maybe was more the way I wanted to feel.
  • Cynicism is kind of like folding your arms and stepping back and commenting on things, like the old guys in 'The Muppets,' just throwing out comments all the time, whereas there are other people on the ground really trying to affect things and improve their lives and the lives of other people. I think it's noble and I think it's cool.
  • Not on one strand are all life's jewels strung.
  • By then, I was making the slow transition from classical biochemistry to molecular biology and becoming increasingly preoccupied with how genes act and how proteins are made.
  • I tend to lean toward romance, characters, and relationships when I write, so I have to add to the setting elements and world-building when I revise.
  • I heard Tony Bennett say that when you're a big deal early on, you have to maintain that level forever, and it's very scary. You have to keep hitting those home runs, turning out hits.
  • If your business keeps you so busy that you have no time for anything else, there must be something wrong, either with you or with your business.
  • We need to keep this Labour government, it has a good chance of another term.
  • We are immortal until our work on earth is done.
  • Every artist is an artist, and every heartbeat is a heartbeat.
  • I think the whole mission of being here on Earth is to accept what you have, and my journey was to accept my own life and not pretend anything else. I think that's what we all struggle with.
  • Because the stuff that they feed kids now, they'll have a bunch of idiots in the next millennium as far as art and culture is concerned.
  • I still feel like a kid sometimes myself so hard to believe that I'm a mom. Now I'm an adult! It only took 38 years!
  • Well, I'm not a violent person. You have to back off. People sometimes will try you and try you until you try not to, but you have to react. Normally, I just walk away.
  • It's been proven in Washington: It's very hard to negotiate and try to get a deal done in public.
  • I have a whole army of pajamas.
  • Comparing Apple to Netflix is like comparing apples to oranges, especially if the oranges made so many mistakes that people stopped eating oranges and just went back to Blockbuster.
  • I'm about making music and spending time with my family. I've been in the spotlight so long that I'm looking for something different.
  • I think that no matter what you're doing as a teenager, you're going to be presented with peer pressure.
  • So many women waited until later to get married and then even later after they got married to have children. And then they have problems, and it takes them five, six, seven years to have children.
  • In the final analysis, the incident is seen as originating from an emotional expression of the frustration and anger of the proud people of China who had been subject to ever increasing oppression from without and decadent corruption from within.
  • Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.
  • Trust me, my runners aren't going to run one event while looking past it to the second event. When they get on the line for the 10K, that's a do-or-die situation for them.
  • I don't set trends. I just find out what they are and exploit them.
  • Here we have a baby. It is composed of a bald head and a pair of lungs.
  • Our patience will achieve more than our force.