Nation Quotes

  • We were great mates. We didn't really go out together because we never really had the time to go out. But we were with each other all the time anyway because we were working all the time. We could sit down and talk for hours, and we still can. We just understood each other.
  • A man would prefer to come home to an unmade bed and a happy woman than to a neatly made bed and an angry woman.
  • Graphic design is a hobby that I started with back in 2010-2011, which I am still doing today. And because of that, I was able to design my own stuff and designed my own logo.
  • America is never wholly herself unless she is engaged in high moral principle. We as a people have such a purpose today. It is to make kinder the face of the nation and gentler the face of the world.
  • The marginal people on the trading desks, there's no skill set. If they don't trade derivatives, I don't know what they can do. The next stop is driving a cab.
  • Power is the great aphrodisiac.
  • It's funny, because 'Arrested Development' is tied to Andy Richter in a few different ways. For me personally, after I did Andy Richter, one of the next things I did was a show called 'Quintuplets' for a season for Fox, and this was while 'Arrested Development' was on. I used to go over and hang out on their set.
  • A surgeon is surrounded by people who are sick, discouraged, afraid, embittered, dying - but also courageous, loving, wise, compassionate and alive.
  • At the time the world was all upside down. The American people were beginning to move around a lot. The old hometown ties had been pretty much broken. The theme of Farmer Takes a Wife appealed to people. Everybody was homesick. And it sold and sold and sold.
  • I am very driven.
  • There is no doubt that the recognition by economists of the importance of the role of the firm in the functioning of the economy will prompt them to investigate its activities more closely.
  • I don't want to put any pressure on the music; it's my hobby and my release - a thing that I love.
  • If man is only a little lower than the angels, the angels should reform.
  • There's no better training than working on a soap opera because of the amount of hours, the amount of pages you do a day are unbelievable. It's the best training I had in terms of discipline.
  • Spiritual beings, either from the beginning or soon thereafter, become what they are to be for ever and ever.
  • We wanted to do something really, really different, something next level, and use new technology and things.
  • Forgiveness is for yourself because it frees you. It lets you out of that prison you put yourself in.
  • Always you find that the more decisive event wins so my father's sort of annual decisiveness which came upon him on the Day of Atonement every year, he suddenly remembered that he was Jewish.
  • The U.S. states that allow for citizens' initiatives tend to have fewer laws and lower taxes than the ones that don't. But the beauty of the system is that it encourages the spread of best practice.
  • To my embarrassment I was born in bed with a lady.
  • There is no way a non-Jew could say what I did in 'The Holocaust Industry' without being labelled a Holocaust denier. I am labelled a Holocaust denier, too.
  • A movie is so visually powerful, so overwhelming, that it tends to crowd out how you might have imagined things.
  • I am afraid that people will think I re-illustrated 'The Little Prince,' when really, it was more a tribute to him as a dedicated pilot and a man who believed in the goodness of people.
  • I have memories of films that nobody ever saw, that I was very proud of, and those are still great memories.
  • We can quiet our minds enough to tune in to what our bodies are telling us - I believe in angels - and we need to listen to the messages being sent. They are real messages - just as real as a human saying something to you.
  • Relationships are temporary, and everyone needs to understand that.
  • The flying? I'm not worried about it. I'm safe up there. I feel very comfortable with my abilities flying an airplane.
  • About the only problem with success is that it does not teach you how to deal with failure.
  • There is a magnet in your heart that will attract true friends. That magnet is unselfishness, thinking of others first; when you learn to live for others, they will live for you.
  • My first professional relationship, I danced with the Parsons Dance Company, and David Parsons, my former boss, allowed me to choreograph on the company.
  • 'Farscape' is a story about family. It's a story about creating life in a harsh environment. That's what a lot of people relate to in the story.
  • I feel like dress socks differentiate you in a different way - especially men in suits who just have the traditional business suit. The dress sock is the way to change it up in your mind and I like wearing my pants up higher so you see them.
  • There is a need for financial reform along ethical lines that would produce in its turn an economic reform to benefit everyone. This would nevertheless require a courageous change of attitude on the part of political leaders.
  • If I have been fortunate enough to have risen to a level in this business where people would actually listen to me, then I think I have a duty to convey all truths that I encounter.
  • Nothing that's forced can ever be right, if it doesn't come naturally, leave it.
  • I'm one of those people who really wants to do everything. And if I had enough time, I really would.
  • One layer was certainly 17th century. The 18th century in him is obvious. There was the 19th century, and a large slice, of course, of the 20th century; and another, curious layer which may possibly have been the 21st.
  • Most of my stuff hasn't gone viral. I have been successful on YouTube and I'm very proud of the stuff that I've done, but compared to the people who are actual internet stars and making a living off of it, my views are nothing.
  • I have a maid.
  • A guy who'd cheat on his wife would cheat at cards.
  • By this time it was past six, and the enemy's van and ours were at too great a distance to engage, I perceived some of their ships stretching to the northward; and I imagined they were going to form a new line.
  • I was very, very shocked about Cooperstown. I thought my chances were fairly good, but I tried to stay low key about it, not too high and not too low. That was the way I played, too.
  • The mixture of weird textures and organic surfaces creates an interesting dialogue.
  • My valor is certainly going, it is sneaking off! I feel it oozing out as it were, at the palms of my hands!
  • Today, no leader can afford to be indifferent to the challenge of engaging employees in the work of creating the future. Engagement may have been optional in the past, but it's pretty much the whole game today.
  • We've got to help small businesses because they are the backbone of our economy. We've got to increase opportunities for everyone and we can do that by helping women and minority-owned businesses.
  • My days are whatever I want them to be.
  • People often forget this - a vinyl album could only contain a maximum of 20 minutes per side!