Like Quotes

  • I know that books seem like the ultimate thing that's made by one person, but that's not true. Every reading of a book is a collaboration between the reader and the writer who are making the story up together.
  • I am not Superwoman. The reality of my daily life is that I'm juggling a lot of balls in the air trying to be a good wife and mother, trying to be the prime-ministerial consort at home and abroad, barrister and charity worker, and sometimes one of the balls gets dropped.
  • Actually just recently I came up with that idea, watching the movie 'Legally Blonde' and I was like, 'Cool, that's something I want to do.'
  • In course of time my first novel appeared. It was a love story.
  • I was with the CIA for only three years. I worked in the Directorate of Operations, which is now called the National Clandestine Service. It's the part of the organization where the spies live. I didn't have much experience beyond the training.
  • He who knows only his own side of the case knows little of that.
  • It is important that people support prisoners of the Italian state like Joe in whatever way they can. I was not allowed contact with a lawyer for the first 24 hours, and no phone calls were permitted, but apparently telegrams have been getting through to Joe.
  • I just would like to be challenged. I want to push myself to the limit, and constantly challenge myself and grow as an artist. That's where I want to go. Explore different things, different characters, in film, and just everything!
  • The opposite of love is not hate, it's indifference.
  • I like glasses so I can go out without my makeup. Just grab your coat and get your hat and go.
  • We lived and breathed acting.
  • I think maybe L.A. or San Francisco could be rushed, but Sacramento is just laid back!
  • It's not easy to take a sit-com and turn it into a feature.
  • People have Plato's form in their mind of what a leader is, or what a C.E.O. is, and it is a bunch of elements that I really don't conform to at all. I've given this a lot of thought, and I came to the conclusion that I don't care.
  • We have to hire, retain, and develop the best staff.
  • Heartless retouching should not be the chosen tool to represent women in the beginning of this century.
  • There are more truths in twenty-four hours of a man's life than in all the philosophies.
  • Health to the ocean means health for us.
  • I just try to live my life every day by doing the right thing.
  • At the same time, as you know, unless you are a comic book reader, Daredevil is not a known thing.
  • I think people took Grenada for what it turned out to be, which was a very specific incident and from which one couldn't necessarily make a lot of generalizations.
  • I have people around me. I have a semi-permanent crew. If I make a film, they just turn up. They don't even invite themselves. They don't ask if they can come - they just turn up!
  • I've never thought about the ages of my readers.
  • I knew I'd have to go to Paris eventually, and I didn't want to be the provincial kid who just turns up and says, 'I want to act.'
  • But I like to go to movies with my son because it's still fun; it reminds me of why I make movies.
  • Extreme poverty threatens people's right to life itself and makes impossible the enjoyment of the rights and freedoms essential to a humane way of life.
  • I gotta follow my heart. It ain't football. If football made me complete, I would play. But whenever I think of it, my heart pulls me away from whatever reason... This means I'm done.
  • Hearts was the pinnacle of my career. After I left, it really was downhill. Hearts is the club I always associate myself with, and I'm proud to have played for them.
  • In 2013, Samsung accounted for about 20 percent of South Korea's total business profits. Samsung Electronics, just one of scores of subsidiaries, accounts for close to 15 percent of the total shares in the South Korean stock market. But you don't need to know these figures to get a feel for Samsung's hold on the country.
  • If any fall by the hand of violence, others will continue the blessed work.
  • If we do not own the freshness of the air and the sparkle of the water, how can you buy them?
  • I'm leaving the game of hockey with nothing but great memories.
  • I have often been struck by the fact that most parents who are experiencing positive and rewarding relationships with their pre-adolescent children are, nevertheless, waiting apprehensively and bracing themselves for the stormy adolescent period.
  • In boxing, everybody has their favorites.
  • I don't have a model's body. But I'm not one of those crazy girls who thinks that they're fat. I'm okay with what I have. I can rock this body, you know?
  • For my own style, I love vintage. 60's and 70's are my favorite. I love baby doll dresses and the soft colors. I try to mix a little bit of modern into that - maybe I'll wear it with boots. At my school we wear a uniform, but we have one day a week we can wear whatever we want.
  • The enemy is anybody who's going to get you killed, no matter which side he's on.
  • The dull routine of our daily job takes on a new significance, assumes a beauty and importance undreamt of before, if we consider it from the angle of service to God.
  • Nobody responds to being made to feel judged.
  • Acumen Fund's patient capital investment in Western Seed is intended to enhance the food security and economic independence of Kenya's smallholder farmers.
  • Let no one underestimate the need of pity. We live in a stony universe whose hard, brilliant forces rage fiercely.
  • The world is a more mysterious place than we admit sometimes - there is more to the world than just human evil.
  • I know it sounds cliche, but to give back is important. Sometimes we're given so much, we need to do something for other people. I think that's really important.
  • In the world over, the very name of our country is immediately associated with the Parthenon.
  • Germany has always stood for an E.U. of the 27 countries. But in light of Britain's continued resistance to further integration steps, as we saw with the fiscal pact, there are limits to my optimism in this regard. It's quite possible that we will have to create the new institutions for the euro zone first.
  • I enjoy writing and promoting my books. I enjoy the feedback. But all this is because I don't depend on it commercially. I don't need that money. I have a career.
  • I was a huge 'Pyromania' fan. You would never expect it, but I was in love with Iron Maiden; I was such a huge fan. I went to a lot of rock stuff like Van Halen, too.
  • We talk about toughness as a quarterback: it's not sometimes the physical part that you see; it's the mental toughness and the 'I'm going to stand in here, take this shot,' and 'I'm going to deliver it to my guy.'