Pieces Quotes

  • I've always been with God, even in my darkest hour. That is why I say I am alive. I mean, I should have died a number of times.
  • Do not go gentle into that good night but rage, rage against the dying of the light.
  • My sister called her pillow a pilgo. My brother called his pacifier his nimma. But I don't think I was much of a word generator myself.
  • The Dark Satirist, like the Dark Knight - that could be a good name for a superhero.
  • Civilization is unbearable, but it is less unbearable at the top.
  • Just play. Have fun. Enjoy the game.
  • I think it is a good thing to have woman friends at every stage of life. We confide in each other, we support each other, we understand each other most of the time. Of course, sometimes we are competitive or angry or distant, too. But I do think it is important not to let the main friendships slip away in the sweep of the days.
  • It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
  • All I wanted to do was to perform my music, so I never really thought about photo shoots or music video shoots or interviews. You can't anticipate those things - you just can't plan this as a job.
  • I was amazed and upset by the looks I got just walking around the studio... It illuminates the ugliness and the beauty that exists within each of us, and that's what this story represents to me.
  • Our new pro-growth tax policy will be like a shot of adrenaline into the heart of the Kansas economy.
  • It is with great pleasure that I see the political system of almost every power in Europe changing in our favor since the news of our late successes.
  • I think that's why you see so many Americans in Dublin look so sad: they are looking for the door through which they can begin to understand this place. I tell them, 'Go to the races.' I think it's the best place to start understanding the Irish.
  • I do love nature, but I don't suppose I'd spent more time in zoos as a child than anyone else!
  • I know I don't own Big Bird, but I own his soul, I feel.
  • I love writing for women. The willingness to go from laughter to tears in a moment is the greatest palette you can paint with as a writer.
  • I grew up as a tomboy, so I'm used to being around guys.
  • Baseball changes through the years. It gets milder.
  • Lying is done with words and also with silence.
  • I'm not saying that there's anything better than mated bliss at its best, but I'm saying that living alone is as good in its own way. But we haven't quite given ourselves permission to recognize that.
  • Water is life, and clean water means health.
  • Modeling is not a passion of mine. I have been having fun with it, but it's just to pay the bills.
  • I never realized it until I watched an interview, but sometimes my brain stutters between thoughts, and for some reason it comes out as an 'ummmm.' I'm hoping it's because I'm so smart, and there's just too much information to process, but it's more than likely just because it's a small processor.
  • I was no chief and never had been, but because I had been more deeply wronged than others, this honor was conferred upon me, and I resolved to prove worthy of the trust.
  • Keep good company - that is, go to the Louvre.
  • I think, for an artiste, it's important to be aware of world cinema.
  • It is very frightening to feel alone when you are standing against a rich and powerful person and all his attendant helpers.
  • I know that Annie Lennox has saved my life quite a few times, and I never forget that.
  • I'm definitely not a bad guy in real life.
  • Aging has a wonderful beauty and we should have respect for that.
  • I have vanity and greed enough for one person. But at the same time, I feel in my bones you lose a lot of life's value if you don't see yourself as a member of the family of man.
  • If the world does well, gold will be fine. If the world doesn't do well, gold will also do fine... but a lot of other things could collapse.
  • The U.N. is capable of endless process and mindless psychobabble, but as far as getting the job done on the ground, I just don't see them doing it.
  • Genetics is where we come from. It's deeply natural to want to know.
  • People ask me what it's like to be tall, and I don't know what to say because I don't know any different. I grew up in a very tall house, so I wasn't an anomaly there.
  • I don't think that bands that make it on their first album are as strong as bands that don't: there is nowhere to go but down.
  • When a song comes to you, you can't run around it.
  • Rather than dividing the world between good and evil, the Left divided the world in terms of economics. Economic classes, not moral values, explained human behavior. Therefore, to cite a common example, poverty, not one's moral value system, or lack of it, caused crime.
  • I don't have a disregard for my reader in humor pieces.
  • At Linkabit, we put little effort and energy into patenting things.
  • The best cure for hypochondria is to forget about your body and get interested in someone else's.
  • My work was fairly theoretical. It was in recursive function theory. And in particular, hierarchies of functions in terms of computational complexity. I got involved in real computers and programming mainly by being - well, I was interested even as I came to graduate school.
  • Through this same man and me hath all this war been wrought, and the death of the most noblest knights of the world; for through our love that we have loved together is my most noble lord slain.
  • Our birthdays are feathers in the broad wing of time.
  • See and keep silent.
  • We in the network world are used to having time constraints and saying only what you have already thought through 150 times, because you don't have that much expansive opportunity.
  • Diabetes is all about insulin levels and sugar levels and what you put in your body.
  • Men are sort of doofuses about sunscreen, and for the most part, women are more inclined to take better care of themselves, but a reminder is always good for everyone.