Level Quotes

  • Well, everything surprises me about the writing process because illustrating comes much more naturally to me than writing does.
  • At the age of twenty, having published nothing and having had little guidance in my reading, I decided that I wanted to write.
  • It's through curiosity and looking at opportunities in new ways that we've always mapped our path at Dell. There's always an opportunity to make a difference.
  • We've been taught to believe that actions speak louder than words. But I think words speak pretty loud all of our lives; we carry these words in our head.
  • The ball whizzes past like a bumblebee and the Indians are in the sea.
  • In every respect, fantasy is like doing abstract paintings.
  • Everybody's youth is a dream, a form of chemical madness.
  • Saudi Arabia has also changed. People today are connecting with each other all across the world through small gadgets and television. It's a different society.
  • Bill and Hillary Clinton have one central idea in their uncluttered, ambitious minds: Hillary in 2008. Let Bush get re-elected, use the '04 primaries and general election to clean out the underbrush of competing Democratic candidates, and proceed unimpeded to the '08 nomination.
  • And I was very interested in the priesthood.
  • A corpse is meat gone bad. Well and what's cheese? Corpse of milk.
  • Nobody should live in an environment that's not healthy.
  • Governor Romney has paid 100 percent of his taxes that are owed. He has complied 100 percent with what the law requires.
  • When I was about 13, I met the coolest, chicest young woman I had ever seen. She was a neighbor of mine who became a fashion designer and had a small design studio. She taught me so many things about style and fashion. I had always loved making things, so when she told me about her career in fashion, I knew I had found my path.
  • We don't have too much ritual in our life anymore. And these life symbols which people rely on to keep their feeling of well being, that life is not too bad after all are required more and more.
  • It just felt like the right time to focus on solo material.
  • I've always given attention to detail. I've always given my heart and soul into a lyric, into a line.
  • Originality is the art of concealing your source.
  • We form cities in order to enhance interaction, to facilitate growth, wealth creation, ideas, innovation, but in so doing, we create, from a physicist's viewpoint, entropy.
  • Grades are almost completely relative, in effect ranking students relative to others in their class. Thus extra achievement by one student not only raises his position, but in effect lowers the position of others.
  • I really want to live in New York. That's the city of my dreams.
  • I came to one of the first Comic Cons in 1985, when it was just people trading back issues of comic books.
  • We owned what we learned back there; the experience and the growth are grafted into our lives.
  • I've played all these extreme guys, but playing an everyman type has its own challenges.
  • To become a popular religion, it is only necessary for a superstition to enslave a philosophy.
  • The difficulty for the Government is there's this ideological straitjacket of the market will provide, let the market rip and everything will work out... It's back to trickle-down economics, which, it's plain to see, have not delivered.
  • First I shall name the eagle, of which there are three species: the great grey eagle is the largest, of great strength and high flight; he chiefly preys on fawns and other young quadrupeds.
  • Equally important to having the right content is providing the proper tools for the users so they can quickly find the images and videos they need.
  • Every child in American should have access to a well-stocked school library.
  • My view is that we should go back to the moon, build up the infrastructure to make flights there commonplace - be comfortable with it - then use that infrastructure to expand and go to Mars.
  • Shun all vice, especially card playing.
  • The epistolary form is one of the hardest to write. It's so hard to show something that's bigger in a letter. Plus, you have to have the balance of how many letters are going to work to tell the story and how few are going to make it fall apart.
  • If I have no children what would be the point of living.
  • Priest organizations around the country, both local and national, should realize that their membership has a serious image problem and undertake programs to improve it.
  • The work of WikiLeaks is with principal documentary evidence; that's where the truth lies. It gets to the heart of the matter. It educates people and in turn empowers them.
  • The airplane has had a big impact on my life.
  • It is too soon to tell, but old, tired 'Survivor' last night beat 'X Factor.' We're really proud of that. We're anticipating a very strong season for CBS.
  • The preparatory education of candidates for knighthood was long and arduous.
  • I'm an animal-rights person, actually. Big time.
  • I was a veteran, before I was a teenager.
  • I don't know if there's such a thing as objectivity.
  • I would like to sit down with Oprah, just because I'd like to talk to her. I want to sit down and, like, converse. Like, 'Honey, let's chat!'
  • Silicon Valley has a lot of noise, a lot of hype. People are very excited about all of the Facebook stuff, Facebook applications. It's just been a huge hype over the last year when actually... there isn't really that much value.
  • I claim the right to take a stand once in a while.
  • I eat 230 grams of protein daily, 308 grams of carbohydrates, maybe 70 grams of fat. I can have one cheat meal a week but it can't be that I eat until I'm stuffed; I eat until I'm satisfied.
  • There is a lot of food culture that goes on in the home and in the community in non-traditional ways. Food is a lot more than restaurants.
  • Fantastic tyrant of the amorous heart. How hard thy yoke, how cruel thy dart. Those escape your anger who refuse your sway, and those are punished most, who most obey.
  • In literature, the ghost is almost always a metaphor for the weight of the past. I don't believe in them in the traditional sense.