Made Quotes

  • In the last year my wife has noticed me struggling to get downstairs on a Sunday morning. I've two young children and football has been so good to me over the years I don't want to spoil it.
  • I believe I am a moderate Democrat: I am pro-business and also progressive.
  • Only a reader can become a writer. Develop a lively intellect and the ability to become interested in anything, no matter how mundane it might seem at first. Look for the story. Develop an eye for detail. Feed your mind and your brain: learn as much as you can about everything you can.
  • I love being at home, having friends over.
  • I am not trying to say that I am poor and that I don't like beautiful things. But I don't like luxury for luxury sake or in the sense of showing off luxury.
  • Get me well so I can get on television and tell people to stop smoking.
  • I want to be on a successful team, and I know that paying one or two or three players premium hurts your chances of being able to bring in extra talent.
  • Maggie and I got married and then had to wait three years before we got to take our honeymoon because we were both working! Right before 'Chaplin' began, we got to go to Hawaii.
  • That's what I find with any good song, you just have to let it happen. Out of about twenty songs you might write, one of any significance. It might be thirty or forty, but I just keep churning them out and churning them out in hope that one of them will stick.
  • Terrorist attacks can shake the foundations of our biggest buildings, but they cannot touch the foundation of America. These acts shatter steel, but they cannot dent the steel of American resolve.
  • I have to stay alone in order to fully contemplate and feel nature.
  • One of the main points about travelling is to develop in us a feeling of solidarity, of that oneness without which no better world is possible.
  • It's not like I'm that wildly famous that it's disrupted my lifestyle in some way.
  • I'm not being naive; I realise there's no such thing as a pure reading. But I'd rather keep myself as far out of it as I can.
  • When they made 'Rocky Horror' in the '70s, they had no idea it would become this 41-year phenomenon that it has become.
  • I never expected that. I didn't aim for that. All I wanted was to get some nice pictures of trains at night.
  • I grew up doing all that stuff because I was obsessed with the '50s. I had sock hops for birthday parties. So I've always done The Twist and stuff. It was pretty natural and, with my parents doing it all the time, I'd just copy them. Not very pretty.
  • If you could stay at this stage - you're 17, and you're always going to be in love with your first love - that's probably attractive.
  • Disasters like Oklahoma City and 9/11 were time-limited. The children who were affected psychologically could go to a place of normalcy.
  • I'd love to do a movie with females in it, and not necessarily the female version of 'The Hangover,' but I'd love to. If I did it it'd star Juliette Lewis, because she's the funniest woman in the world. She's my favorite actress on the planet. If we did a character-based comedy about women, I don't see it out of my range.
  • When I began, poetry was very academic. You published little pamphlets from fancy presses. It was rather... chaste. There wasn't much public reading. Then there was poetry and jazz, which I don't think worked, though I love jazz.
  • The structure of 'March' was laid down for me before the first line was written, because my character has to exist within Louisa May Alcott's 'Little Women' plotline.
  • Jesus said, 'Render unto Caesar that which is Caesar's,' and part of that was to go to war, protecting whatever nation was under control of the king. I wouldn't agree with any interpretation of Scripture that was used to say that a man or a woman shouldn't protect their families.
  • Depart from discretion when it interferes with duty.
  • I'm still working on my career, still trying to learn from other artistes and develop my skills and my style.
  • Sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.
  • If there had been three public editors before me, the body might have absorbed it a little bit better.
  • I wake up every morning feeling lucky - which is driven by fear, no doubt, since I know it could all go away.
  • We used to really feel like the band was our family.
  • The rewards of the wild and the rewards of the survivor go to those who can dig deep, and, ultimately, to the guy who can stay alive.
  • I don't even give my scripts to friends because I just feel it's, like, I don't need one more set of opinions.
  • Every man should have laws of his own, I should think; commandments of his own, for every man has a different set of circumstances wherein to work - or worry.
  • I come from a violent background. So I became hard. I realised that I had made myself that way to deal with a feeling of abandonment and shame.
  • Best advice that I ever got is to do whatever it takes to make myself happy, so that I'll be able to make others happy. If I'm not happy, I can't make other people happy.
  • I decided to pursue graduate study in molecular biology and was accepted by Professor Itaru Watanabe's laboratory at the Institute for Virus Research at the University of Kyoto, one of a few laboratories in Japan where U.S.-trained molecular biologists were actively engaged in research.
  • Once the smoke of the market crash clears off, you know, the Internet will pick back up and go. Take a look at what's happening to some of the big companies like eBay and Yahoo, the publicly traded stocks. You know, they're all coming back up off the mat now.
  • If you don't love it, you can't suffer thru all the despair that comes with it. Keep doing it because you love it.
  • When I was a kid, I loved having a book in my hand. I still do. I wasn't a fast reader, but I was a steady reader. I read all of The Bobbsey Twins, Nancy Drew, and Cherry Ames books.
  • Our government is focused on creating jobs, growth and long-term prosperity and on creating the right conditions for Canadian businesses.
  • I really respect people who are just getting by with their 9 to 5s.
  • I went to Briar Cliff College initially, and then I transferred to Georgetown University, because I was a Russian major, and I was one of two girls accepted that year. This was September 1969 - well, that would have been 1970 - into the School Of Languages And Linguistics in Georgetown.
  • I'm not ashamed to be me. More than anyone else I know, I love my life and accept myself. What's wrong with being unique? I am proud of everything that I am and will become.
  • He is the true enchanter, whose spell operates, not upon the senses, but upon the imagination and the heart.
  • Going to the library was the one place we got to go without asking for permission. And they let us choose what we wanted to read. It was a feeling of having a book be mine entirely.
  • But if you're going to go out on a military unit, you've got to allow yourself to be under the control of the commander because you really could put the troops in danger.
  • Tourists don't know where they've been, travelers don't know where they're going.
  • I think Michael Moore is an amazing man - an amazing, brave man. And I think people are probably going to start saying, 'Don't associate with Cindy Sheehan.' People who speak truth to power somehow are marginalized in this country.
  • Honest conviction is my courage; the Constitution is my guide.