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  • I'm a melancholy person. It's how I'm always going to be.
  • Madam Speaker, I have spent more than half my life as a member of the Resources Committee. In that time I have supported numerous wilderness designations. In fact, I cannot recall ever opposing a wilderness bill.
  • I don't get acting jobs because of my looks.
  • I can pass myself off as a 'Duck Dynasty' impersonator a lot.
  • In the editing room, 20 percent of the time you're using stuff from before the actor knew the camera was rolling or you're taking a line from somewhere else and putting it in his mouth.
  • Americans have been taught that their nation is civilized and humane. But, too often, U.S. actions have been uncivilized and inhumane.
  • A song is a lot of things. But, first of all, a song is the voice of its time. Setting words to music gives them weight, makes then somehow easier to say, and it helps them to be remembered.
  • Putting is like wisdom - partly a natural gift and partly the accumulation of experience.
  • 'Make You Miss Me' is an important song to me. Having it go No. 1 as the fifth single off of my first record is the cherry on top of a chapter in my life I'll never forget.
  • Limit or eliminate late-night computer and television viewing. A computer or TV screen may seem much dimmer than a light bulb, but these screens often fill your field of vision, mimicking the effects of a room filled with light.
  • The saxophone is a very interesting machine, but I'm more interested in music.
  • I don't know how you can go your whole life and not listen once to Bob Marley - what's the point?
  • There have been so many majors that got away, starting at Riviera in '95, taking a three-shot lead into the final round of the PGA and not winning.
  • The remarks about my reaching the age of Social Security and coming to the end of the road, they jolted me. And that was good. Because I sure as hell had no intention of just sitting around for the rest of my life. So I'd whip out the paints and really go to it.
  • I'm attracted to soccer's capacity for beauty. When well played, the game is a dance with a ball.
  • I'm a light comedienne; that's really where I live the most often.
  • I took drugs because we all took drugs.
  • I believe Islam was truly spread by example. So whatever good a Muslim does publicly will be seen - the same is true for the bad.
  • Health to the ocean means health for us.
  • It's good to ski for fun, but I still want to win races as often as possible.
  • I just want to sing, I want to work on my music, I want to make my movies, that's all I want to do.
  • I get to hang out with people I think are awesome, and do work I think is awesome. It's really cool.
  • I know we can't abolish prejudice through laws, but we can set up guidelines for our actions by legislation.
  • I never had a month or so go by where I haven't had a job, but you always worry that someone will turn off the tap.
  • The job at Brooklyn is interesting because Brooklyn reflects what happened to university art departments everywhere. It might be the worst department now, and yet at one point it was the best in the country.
  • I'm not going to be a ten or twelve grand-slam winner. It's not going to happen.
  • My life is storytelling. I believe in stories, in their incredible power to keep people alive, to keep the living alive, and the dead.
  • Editorial cartoons are about concept. The illustration is merely a vehicle to convey a point of view. We're here to protect and inform the public, to attack and repel those who do not agree with our long-term shared interest.
  • I never fit in. I am a true alternative. And I love being the outcast. That's my role in life, to be an outcast.
  • Melody is disarming. It's anarchic!
  • The denial of our duty to act in this case is a denial of our right to act; and if we have no right to act, then may we well be termed the white slaves of the North, for like our brethren in bonds, we must seal our lips in silence and despair.
  • I'm a person who likes to tackle challenges. Google was a challenge when I got there. I think AOL's a challenge. The way we run the company is a very team-focused environment.
  • Come Fairies, take me out of this dull world, for I would ride with you upon the wind and dance upon the mountains like a flame!
  • To get over my divorce, I got a prescription to live at the Playboy Mansion for a while.
  • I don't eat pork or beef. I cut that out when my father passed away about 20 years ago. I wanted to modify my diet because he passed away from diabetes. And, you know, it's very hereditary.
  • I've done work for hire. I've worked for DC and Dark Horse.
  • I would teach U.K. parents how to stop their children throwing litter. London is a beautiful city but its streets are disgusting.
  • I know there is pain when sawmills close and people lose jobs, but we have to make a choice. We need water and we need these forests.
  • Being religious is quintessentially American.
  • The unknown is always interesting.
  • Love-making is an art which must be studied.
  • I know of musicians who have played together for decades who hate each other. The Modern Jazz Quartet for one.
  • I went out with a promiscuous impressionist - she did everybody.
  • Being a husband is for me as big a priority as being a father.
  • At the end of the day, though, the band members have to be strong. It's down to the individuals in the unit. Listen to me, I'm talking like I'm in the army and this is my squadron.
  • I was encouraged to be imaginative and read, and it was a great childhood for a budding writer because I had the time and the freedom to go into a world of my own.
  • The question is just as important as the answer.
  • Although I married a sports-loving jock, I myself am not only not athletic, I am acutely, completely uncoordinated.