Middle Quotes

  • If we want a great nation, we have to change it ourselves.
  • It is a rough road that leads to the heights of greatness.
  • CNN can still afford 36 bureaus around the world.
  • Know when to email vs. when to meet. Logistics are best handled over a non-immediate communication channel like email or Asana tasks. Detailed status meetings will suck the life out of your day.
  • I found out a lot of stuff through MTV, and I didn't even have cable, I just saw it at friends' houses. But my culture in junior high was totally influenced by it.
  • Venice is a place that is high on reinvention. The kind of place that you can go and be whoever it is you want to be and do whatever it is you want to do, and nobody's really going to ask you a lot of questions about it.
  • Ambition often puts Men upon doing the meanest offices; so climbing is performed in the same position with creeping.
  • Good music shouldn't have a shelf life.
  • There is an outdated belief that girls are not as good at science and math subjects as boys. But according to the report 'Generation STEM,' high school girls earn more math and science credits than boys do, and their GPAs, aggregated across math and science classes, are higher than boys'.
  • Besides, it doesn't make any sense to have these characters living in the year 3000 when all their points of reference are from the pop culture of the 80's and the 90's.
  • We do not remember days, we remember moments.
  • Of all our dreams today there is none more important - or so hard to realise - than that of peace in the world. May we never lose our faith in it or our resolve to do everything that can be done to convert it one day into reality.
  • We want to detect malware, regardless of its source or purpose. Politics don't even enter the discussion, nor should they. Any malware, even targeted, can get out of hand and cause 'collateral damage' to machines that aren't the intended victim.
  • I have to go through auditions, and my surname has got me into rooms, but I'll never know if it gets me any jobs. There's a lot of sexism and objectification, and a lot of people put you down.
  • If you make a fashion mistake, that's one that's going to resonate for a very long time.
  • I didn't have to undergo reconstructive surgery.
  • It's a strange world, as David Lynch would say.
  • Medieval learning was really advanced.
  • In nation after nation, democracy has taken the place of autocracy.
  • There was no doubt that there was a vast organization which was making fools of all the liberals in Hollywood and taking their money, that there was a police state among the Left element in Hollywood and Broadway.
  • Discussion is just a tool. You have to aim; the final goal must be a decision.
  • In U.S. sports, you tend to be pretty strictly limited by the size of your team's market. When we heard that Villa was a club here that might be available, I had a strong feeling that a team in the West Midlands could be the chance to create something very special.
  • No man knows the value of innocence and integrity but he who has lost them.
  • The American Dream has run out of gas. The car has stopped. It no longer supplies the world with its images, its dreams, its fantasies. No more. It's over. It supplies the world with its nightmares now: the Kennedy assassination, Watergate, Vietnam.
  • Being the first to cross the finish line makes you a winner in only one phase of life. It's what you do after you cross the line that really counts.
  • I was never really acting. I was not taking it seriously. Acting was very much a hobby for me. It wasn't really until I was finishing college and doing it sporadically that I began to take it seriously.
  • We've restored life where life was extinct. It's no longer sufficient to bring the dead back to life. We must create from the beginning, we must build up our own creature, build it up from nothing.
  • I see courage everywhere I go in Africa.
  • It's not true that life is one damn thing after another; it's one damn thing over and over.
  • It's not up to me to list, like a grocer, my achievements in the government and the Knesset.
  • The goal is to do things that are exciting and respectable.
  • Cash as a physical entity will virtually cease to exist, with coins and checkbooks consigned to museums. As people conduct their financial transactions on hand-held devices made secure by advanced biometrics, even tipping will be done electronically.
  • The Internet is an empowering force for people who are protesting against the abuse of power.
  • I realized a career is built as much on what you don't do as what you do do.
  • I read that book, 'Lonesome Dove,' and I told my agent that they were gonna make a miniseries out of it and I wanted to be in it. I didn't care what part.
  • To the extent that '60s guys own things, yes... but I don't have the publishing, just like most '60s guys, and that was an error, you know... part ownership in publishing was the kind of era that started a little bit later, when real businessmen started to manage artists.
  • We're trying to bring improved seeds to rural villages to increase yields. We're also trying to improve the roads to make it easier for people to get their produce to the market.
  • Well, acting has been a dream of mine since I can remember; being in the movies and acting, having those experiences.
  • I don't get facials. The last time I got a facial was when I first started modeling when I was 15 or 16. It made my face completely break out.
  • I would strongly recommend any young man to stay away from criminal law. It's not a good place to be, unfortunately.
  • It's not uncommon for people to overvalue the importance of demonstrating their competence and power, often at the expense of demonstrating their warmth.
  • It's like the old thing: The parents stay together for the kids, but the kids know that you don't want to be together. The kids would rather you be happy - and separate - than together and miserable. I don't want my kid to grow up around two parents who just don't work.
  • Ever since we invented fire and the wheel, we've been demonstrating both our ability and our inherent desire to fix things that we don't like about ourselves and our environment.
  • Anderson's muckraking is one of debatable ends constantly used to justify questionable works.
  • The audiences know their actors. Didn't Shah Rukh Khan have a romantic image despite playing a dad in 'Kuch Kuch Hota Hai?'
  • Being down in Orlando, Florida, where we filmed the movie, I learned how to bass fish. Jerry Reed, who plays the villain in the movie, taught me how to bass fish.
  • Of course, there will be few people who are sympathetic but you don't become a great team overnight, no matter how much money you have at your disposal.
  • The Misfits pretty much funds the Misfits. It used to cost me money to be in the band. I think we got paid the last gig we ever did. After that, we had to work to support our families.