Reflect Quotes

  • The story follows the whole family. But pretty much all the characters who are in jail have written a book about it, so you've got their perspective of it, however skewed they want you to see it.
  • I saw women's boxing on television for the first time when I was 18, and that's when I wanted to do it. So, it didn't come from me watching my father. I didn't know the sport existed; therefore, I wasn't really interested in it until I saw it.
  • If you can find something everyone agrees on, it's wrong.
  • My wife and I have very deep roots in Colorado, and we can't see ourselves living anywhere else.
  • It took me a long time to know enough about writing to really write short stories. You can't just immerse yourself, as you do in a novel, and see where everything goes. Novels are a very flexible, accommodating form. Short stories aren't.
  • In science, one should use all available resources to solve difficult problems. One of our most powerful resources is the insight of our colleagues.
  • Well it seems to me, that all real communities grow out of a shared confrontation with survival. Communities are not produced by sentiment or mere goodwill. They grow out of a shared struggle. Our situation in the desert is an incubator for community.
  • People go to the front page of BuzzFeed partly because they've seen a bunch of things in their stream, and they're like, 'Oh, I like this site. Why don't I go to the source?' I think that happens. But also people are going to look for something to share.
  • For a long time I thought I should be a civil engineer. That seemed to be the only thing worth doing, and I chose the wrong subjects at A-level. I read all the sciences to start with, and then had to admit, 'This isn't what I want to do' and changed course.
  • The values, the programs, the formula, the determination, and the patriotism responsible for America's past success are still here to be tapped.
  • Death is something to savour, and I hope to savour mine.
  • I don't classify myself as the first space tourist because I wasn't as though I paid and had a holiday out of it - although I had a fab time.
  • Information technology is at the core of how you do your business and how your business model itself evolves.
  • The best advice I can give women at all levels is increase training. There are still areas where we have to break through that glass ceiling.
  • Prayer should be the key of the day and the lock of the night.
  • Well, the real Eric Bogosian is pretty self-conscious of himself.
  • The beauty of having a producer is that you have someone who says, You're finished.
  • Health insurance should be a given for every citizen.
  • I don't snack all the time, but I do sometimes drink l more than I should.
  • I think it has sullied his presidency. As brilliant a politician as Bill Clinton is, as magnetic a personality as he can be, there is one little screw loose somewhere.
  • The British are coming. One if by land, two if by sea.
  • In the fight with Hunt, all I can say is it was a good night for me. I'm happy to get out of there without taking too much damage, and I'd take that every time.
  • The great thing about marriage is that it creates trust, the most precious of things.
  • Teaching is too strong a word for whatever it was I did at Northeastern University.
  • I think everything about my life is magical. I've struggled, and against most odds, I'm truly having the experience of living my dreams.
  • I think, being a woman, we got to prove ourselves twice.
  • I just want to fight. That's all I want.
  • To me, music is music, and it's not limited by the medium; it just encompasses everything.
  • Political leaders can help change the psychological climate which affects the quality of relationships among people.
  • My stage name has always been 'Armin van Buuren.' When I really started DJ'ing professionally, I already had a few U.K. hits under my belt under the name 'Armin', so I couldn't really change that anymore.
  • I am not protesting against the conduct of the war, but against the political errors and insincerities for which the fighting men are being sacrificed.
  • Acting was a slow-burn thing. I found it was something I really, really liked doing, but it wasn't until my third year at drama school that I actually thought, 'Oh, right, I'm trained for this now; I'd better see if I can do it.'
  • One cannot possibly understand the teaching of the saints unless one has a pure mind and is trying to imitate their life.
  • We set ourselves limits, but we are all strong enough to aim higher, to achieve our goals. All we have to do is find such strength within ourselves. Know how to develop it.
  • I think Bruno Mars is a great example of a great voice and classic songwriting with a twist that makes it contemporary. I think he's done a great job of it. I think Katy Perry has undeniable songs for what she does, for that pop market. And, if we're talking in the truly pop market, I would say those two.
  • I didn't make movies when I was a kid, but I loved them. That was considered a far-fetched dream.
  • I have always had a great interest in visually documenting the past.
  • I'll offset neutral shades with bright colors. It helps me stand out without looking cartoonish.
  • No matter what your political persuasion, you can find a guide that makes it quick, easy and painless to exercise your right to vote. Wanna know what a certain proposition put forth by a cadre of undisclosed billionaires which cuts funding for public education, arts and infrastructure means? Use the voting guide!
  • A brave mind is always impregnable.
  • I let the American people down.
  • I know what the attitudes of the readers are: These are guys who love women and respect women.
  • There are different kinds of people in the world.
  • I found myself in the doldrums in the early Nineties. I was too old to play the dolly bird any longer and I looked too young to play a woman of my real age. No one ever saw me as the aunt, mother or grandmother.
  • I had thought up the title, 'The Good Luck of Right Now,' several years ago. I had no idea what it meant or what the book would be about but I thought, 'Someday I'm going to write a book with that title.'
  • Liberalism will beat totalitarianism by killing it softly, not by mimicking it.
  • Ideally I'd like to be working steadily as an actor: movies, a TV series, that sort of thing. I've been through a few different TV development cycles, and they didn't work out. When the time and project are right, it'll come together. Like I tell a lot of guys, it's not a race; there's no finish line.
  • Since I was doing all of it myself, I had to decide where I wanted to go with the songs, how to proceed with the chords, if the sound was alright, and all that detail on my own.