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  • The truth of the matter is I stayed in L.A. raising my children, and when they went to college, I packed my bags along with them and came to New York and looked for parts in the theatre, because that's always what I preferred doing.
  • If our system of cabinet government is to work effectively, the prime minister of the day must appoint ministers he or she trusts and then leave them to carry out that policy.
  • For my next trick I will make everyone understand me.
  • I've had a deep love affair with skiing for many years.
  • I've often wondered, when they've done Of Mice And Men on stage, and I've seen it, how they did that gun thing. I've watched it on stage, but I don't remember it.
  • I never did think I had brain damage.
  • If you're looking to grow your user base, is there a best way to cost-effectively attract valuable users? I'm increasingly convinced the best way is by harnessing a concept called social proof, a relatively untapped gold mine in the age of the social web.
  • I did improv for about 10 years professionally, and before that, I had done it in high school as part of an improv team. It was definitely a big part of my upbringing.
  • I miss the Swedish women on the first day of spring cause they all just blossom in the most incredible way.
  • There is no intellectual or emotional substitute for the authentic, the original, the unique masterpiece.
  • Our family were outsiders, and I've always had a sense of the outsider, the underdog, and a strong sense of justice towards people who are excluded.
  • 'They Both Die At The End' is about coming face to face with your own mortality.
  • The ferment and viability in any society is directly proportionate to the number of people actively living their ideas. This is not positive thinking - it is positive action: the spirit of experiment.
  • Every time I do a movie where it gets physical, I say never again.
  • I think that 'Twilight' is so big that nothing can affect it.
  • Through language, we can tell the truth and hear the truth spoken, just as we can be deceived. Sometimes it's a painful realization: we can be lied to. As I write, I think of myself as putting my eye under oath, so that what I write is the truth about my characters.
  • Early in my songwriting career, when I was learning a lot about writing songs, I'd force myself to sit down until I came up with something.
  • Nobody loves a woman because she is handsome or ugly, stupid or intelligent. We love because we love.
  • I was like everyone else when Obama was elected - optimistic.
  • It would be sad if we lost our instinct and our courage to love and protect.
  • Mountains are the beginning and the end of all natural scenery.
  • The main fight of Frelimo is against human exploitation.
  • The advertising market in China is big and is still growing at a considerable pace. While online video is emerging as a mainstream advertising solution, it still represents a relatively small portion of advertising budget in China.
  • Only peril can bring the French together. One can't impose unity out of the blue on a country that has 265 different kinds of cheese.
  • I'm interested in the origins of the religious experience, how the history of religion has evolved over the last umpteen thousand years, and where religiosity is going in the future. I think that's a topic I've been chewing on for a few years; I would love to eventually work on and produce a book out of it.
  • I am really drawn to damaged characters, and I have a lot of sympathy for them. Making those complicated characters empathetic is something to strive for. It's too easy to create a good guy or a good girl.
  • I don't just want to be successful I want to have fun.
  • Motherhood changes everything.
  • I'm developing a record company. I'm learning how to supervise music on a film.
  • If one is satisfied with things, one doesn't complain about the downsides that exist, either.
  • My biggest kick comes from the individual fans I run into. Middle-aged men ask me when we're going to do more Johnny Quest cartoons.
  • People would like to see peace and stability, and that is why we have had engagement with the ethnic armed groups. That's why our reform process is based on the wishes and the will of the people.
  • The Bible contains six admonishments to homosexuals and 362 admonishments to heterosexuals. That doesn't mean that God doesn't love heterosexuals. It's just that they need more supervision.
  • Seven and half years ago I began my own journey. For me and my family it was a time of adversity. But during that adversity I derived a deeper faith. And born out of that adversity was a commitment to devote myself to those people and to those issues that truly matter to me.
  • The strong bond of sisterhood was a famous trait in classical art and literature about Amazons. But it was modern people who interpreted that as a sexual preference for women. That started in the 20th century. The Russian poet Marina Tsvetaeva declared that Amazons were symbolic of lesbianism in antiquity.
  • The poet may be used as a barometer, but let us not forget that he is also part of the weather.
  • I want to design jewelry for girls and guys... I'ma spread it out, but I'ma design, probably when I'm just designing furniture and buildings, I'll probably being the jewelry thing, too.
  • I had become shy of life's bustle in my solitary retreat and was apprehensive at the thought of facing the world.
  • I've been very busy working on the ABC Family sitcom, 'Baby Daddy.'
  • I love 'Glee.' I cry all the time when I watch 'Glee' because I don't know if it's satire or melodrama and that makes me feel like the writing is aware of itself, and that makes it okay to cry.
  • I'm not a sportswriter.
  • My books were attacked constantly by the Communist Party for not hewing to the Party line. I have never hewed to a Party line of any kind.
  • And time for reflection with colleagues is for me a lifesaver; it is not just a nice thing to do if you have the time. It is the only way you can survive.
  • John McCain's choice of Sarah Palin as running mate is the towering example of his poor judgment. Palin's ignorance of public affairs is monumental.
  • Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.
  • I trained in medicine in India, and after that, I chose psychiatry as my specialty, much to the dismay of my mother and all my family members who kind of thought neurosurgery would be a more respectable option for their brilliant son.
  • There is no happiness for people at the expense of other people.
  • Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our intelligence by means of language.