Mine Quotes

  • 'Make more happen' highlights how Staples is reinventing itself to provide every product businesses need to succeed.
  • I love all of the ecosystems - mountains, deserts, rainforests. They're beautiful, and nature has so many different flavors to it.
  • I'm not a party person or someone who likes to sit and drink in clubs all night, and never really have been. I have a good time through work.
  • All my career, all that I've really done has been based on emotion and intuition and gravitating toward what sounds good.
  • I think of the Tycho sound as something separate from the band. I think the methodology and approach to production I use on the Tycho records can be applied to a lot of things. But from a performance and songwriting perspective, yes, Tycho is a live band.
  • After I read all the medical journals and watched all the documentaries, I still didn't understand the physical sensation of ticking and where it comes from and what it feels like.
  • If you want to live a long life, focus on making contributions.
  • Never wound a snake; kill it.
  • From 1962 to 1965, the guitar became this icon of youth culture, thanks mostly to the Beatles.
  • I really trust Susan Stroman. I really think she knows what she's doing. I really trust Andrew Lippa and John August. I think they have proven themselves over and over again and know what to do, and they have the big picture in mind.
  • If at first you don't succeed... so much for skydiving.
  • I would think flying would be pretty cool. You would be able to fly away from all your enemies and get where you're going much faster. But being invisible? You probably wouldn't use that for the good of man.
  • A man lives not only his personal life, as an individual, but also, consciously or unconsciously, the life of his epoch and his contemporaries.
  • I am committed to protecting our country against the threat of terrorism.
  • If you want to act, do school plays. If they're not there, create them, and the same with local repertory. They are the grounding for a lot of people. Make it happen.
  • Any design, whether it's for a ship or an airplane, must be done in anticipation of potential failures.
  • It's only a drawback in the States, where most people seem to have no real interest in other countries and the notion of a novel which might offer insight into life in the UK doesn't seem to appeal very widely.
  • Eating disorders have the highest mortality rate of any mental illness, and yet so many Americans are left to fight this battle without the coverage, support, and resources they need.
  • As a quarterback, there's no better way to finish your year, in winning a Super Bowl, than with a touchdown pass. The chances of that happening, by the looks of most of the Super Bowls, is a very rare chance. Fortunately for me, I had an opportunity.
  • I hate painting.
  • When I was little, my mother taught me how to use a fork and knife. The trouble is that Mother forget to teach me how to stop using them!
  • Life at a public company ain't for me. The board pays you what you're worth, then you get reamed for your compensation.
  • It's always bitterly disappointing to people to see how normally one can live.
  • I believe the relationships and emotions you experience when you have success are the things that last forever.
  • I wrote '33 Men' in eight weeks. Not only was it a combination of simultaneously writing and interviewing, but as I dug deeper into the miners' story, I found the key to their success was the ability to place their individuality on the back burner and bring forward the sense of a collective group responsibility.
  • Japanese food makes me feel particularly good.
  • I work from a personal place, and the work has personal meaning for me.
  • I like to set aggressive targets; without them, you will get ordinary performances.
  • I could work in the shower if I had plastic paper.
  • I understand what's it like to work all week and on Friday night just want to go and leave your brain at the door, buy some popcorn and be thrilled by something.
  • I guess a psychiatrist would say there's some good to the venting process, but it does also promote an attitude of saying, 'Hey there's nothing wrong with being filled with hate; there's so much of it around.' I don't like that.
  • I grew up with my mom; it was just the two of us.
  • I thought I was going to be a theater actor. I moved to New York after college and did some plays and worked a lot. Once the realities of living as a theatrical actor hit me, I realized I wanted to start making a little bit of money and not have to bartend and work in theater.
  • That in affairs of very considerable importance men should deal with one another with satisfaction of mind, and mutual confidence, they must receive competent assurances concerning the integrity, fidelity, and constancy each of other.
  • It's the same old story you've heard a thousand times. Somebody's trust gets broken. Somebody's left behind.
  • I never wanted Mary Poppins to be my nanny. I wanted to be her when I grew up.
  • Currently, most States do not recognize within their borders concealed carry permits issued in other States.
  • I grew up in rural Tennessee. There were no bookstores in the town, but the school had a little library, and the town had a little library, each with a patient and enthusiastic librarian, and I raced into both as if they were doorways to another world.
  • Being gay has nothing to do with the three gold medals or the three MVPs or the four championships I've won. I'm still the same person. I'm Sheryl.
  • I think it could be the biggest information problem that we face. 'If somebody is abroad and they even mention the name of an American citizen, bang, off goes the tap, and no more information is collected.
  • I encourage the study of music. And the immersion. 'Cause my life has been so enriched by being involved in music as I have.
  • I love all sorts of food, chocolate especially. I eat well, but I like the odd Chinese, like anyone!
  • I've never supported a wage tax and I've never supported a payroll tax.
  • I want to concentrate on winning things with Barcelona and Argentina. Then if people want to say nice things about me when I have retired, great. Right now, I need to concentrate on being part of a team - not just on me.
  • Magic, like technology, is a tool.
  • It's all about having fun and shooting something that you like. Where it goes afterwards is up to the movie gods.
  • For me, science is already fantastical enough. Unlocking the secrets of nature with fundamental physics or cosmology or astrobiology leads you into a wonderland compared with which beliefs in things like alien abductions pale into insignificance.
  • As someone who is in awe and grateful every day to be in a country where freedom of the press, free speech and free elections are a way of life, I am wowed, amazed and excited by the opportunity to moderate a 2012 presidential debate.