Myself Quotes

  • I am always cautious.
  • I'd like to just work - steadily work - and do parts that I enjoy doing.
  • I have to travel a lot, but relaxation to me is when I am at home.
  • The advantage is I have my family with me all the time. When your daughter takes her first steps or says her first words and your son is going through potty training, I'm not missing any of those things.
  • I play sad bastard music. For the money.
  • However, when the privilege depends solely on the broad, undifferentiated claim of public interest in the confidentiality of such conversations, a confrontation with other values arises.
  • What I had said in the morning was that this is what we know has happened, but there has been no significant off-site release. Only to find out moments later that, in fact, there had been an off-site release. I still haven't gotten over that.
  • Two days prior to the Herrick operation I repaired a double cleft lip, resected a recurrent cancer of the mouth, corrected lop ears in a child, and closed a burn of the buttocks.
  • I don't need anybody to tell me how to be alive.
  • I remember having computers at my parents' house growing up. We had different desktop PCs, but my first laptop was an IBM ThinkPad laptop. It was big, bulky, slow and terrible.
  • I've always had this impulse to be destructive.
  • At the end of the day, we want love, and we want to feel loved.
  • I love bringing the colors and textures of other cultures. If I wear a dress that I bought from a street vendor in Bali on a red carpet, it's a way of bringing my travels with me.
  • God chose what is weakest in the world to shame the strong.
  • Be pleasant until ten o'clock in the morning and the rest of the day will take care of itself.
  • Man is a creation of desire, not a creation of need.
  • I would say that, basically, global warming is a non-problem.
  • Human beings, we have dark sides; we have dark issues in our lives. To progress anywhere in life, you have to face your demons.
  • I think I've written about family and things in 'Taipei' which could be considered Asian culture.
  • I don't listen to a lot of music; I write more music than I listen to, for sure.
  • I like that I make toys.
  • I had a lot of Bengali friends in Delhi. The bands there had Bengali musicians: for example, Indian Ocean. We use to have a good amount of adda and sing songs through the night.
  • I like photographing the people I love, the people I admire, the famous, and especially the infamous. My last infamous subject was the extreme right wing French politician Jean-Marie Le Pen.
  • I know what it takes to get to the top.
  • Especially when you've become the father of two daughters, you hope the world can be a more gentle place.
  • Instead of following through on their promise to concentrate on jobs, Republicans have attacked seniors, working families, women, and the most vulnerable among us. They have pursued an extreme agenda that would end Medicare as we know it and cut Social Security benefits in order to continue giving tax breaks to Big Oil and millionaires.
  • From LeBron's standpoint, if a guy like Kyrie walks away - that creates doubt. But Kyrie committed right away, and that's a major statement about his faith in us.
  • I have always been an honest trader. I come from a school of traders where there was honour in the deal. No contracts, just a handshake and that's it, done. That's the way I prefer to do business but it's not always possible these days, sadly.
  • Being Politically Correct means always having to say you're sorry.
  • I had a classic gym teacher in junior high who wore a weightlifter's belt all the time.
  • I came in the Dawson's Creek era; it was all about tiny guys who looked like teenagers, and I haven't looked like a teenager ever. So I was, like, auditioning to be their dads. At 25.
  • I have never done Cult TV before, the convention was good. It gives the fans a chance to meet the celebrities. Connect with the guy that used to be a bunch of coloured dots on your TV screen.
  • I grew up in the 1970s, but I don't think a whole lot had changed from the '60s. Oh, it had changed in the law books - but not in the kitchens of white homes.
  • No one's personal life is in the public interest. It's gossip, bottom line. End of story.
  • I had a lot of growing up to do. A lot of times, I learned the hard way.
  • I think the short story is a very underrated art form. We know that novels deserve respect.
  • Jerry Ford is so dumb he can't fart and chew gum at the same time.
  • I grew up barefoot, dirty, climbing trees. It made me appreciate things more.
  • I feel like a little boy who is constantly offered new toys.
  • I love a good Netflix binge!
  • The next day the two sisters went to the ball, and so did Cinderella, but dressed more magnificently than before. The King's son was always by her side, and his pretty speeches to her never ceased.
  • I almost never listen to the radio.
  • On the molecular scale, you find it's reasonable to have a machine that does a million steps per second, a mechanical system that works at computer speeds.
  • I was an only child of a father who loved me deeply, but we didn't play catch, even though I was an athlete. We didn't go fishing or hunting or any of the things I wanted to do. Why not? He just didn't do that.
  • I do like the research part of writing, I must admit.
  • The world is independent of my will.
  • Humans may or may not have cosmic significance, and if they do, it will be by hitching a ride on the objective centrality of knowledge in the cosmic scheme of things.
  • Acting is a very limited form of expression and those who take it seriously are very limited people. I take it seriously.