Side Quotes

  • I refused to accept anything, doubted everything. So, doubting everything, I had to find something that had not existed before, something I had not thought of before. Any idea that came to me, the thing would be to turn it around and try to see it with another set of senses.
  • When 'The Washington Post' ran the first national story about FBI profiling in 1984, no one outside of law enforcement recognized the term.
  • If you set out to do a good deed, you may do a hundred small kindnesses on the way.
  • When I am an old woman, I will stop trying to look beautiful. I will quit wearing makeup and buying uncomfortable clothes because they look good. Maybe I will take up nudism.
  • The most important lesson to take away from allowing the minimum wage and unemployment benefit data to talk is that abstract notions of what is right, good and just should be examined from a concrete, operational point of view. A dose of reality is most edifying.
  • For me, arguably the story of telomeres and telomerase began thousands of years ago, in the cornfields of the Maya highlands of Central America.
  • I actually wanted to be an exotic dancer, but that didn't work out so I thought I'd take on acting.
  • I think if I am to win an Olympic medal I'll have to score like I did today.
  • Movies, obviously, are a little more lucrative. The initial paycheck is better.
  • A man with a silver spoon may get his share of supporters, but he can never be an inspiration for somebody! Patience and hard work are the key to every man's success.
  • Pets have more love and compassion in them than most humans.
  • In our own, theatre can be the place where we come together, reaching with and through stories, to who we are and to who we can be.
  • I think whatever art form you're in, whether TV, film or theater, you should know the history of who came before you and how the art form has changed or not changed and to learn from the greats.
  • The widespread diffusion of nuclear weapons would make many nations able, and in some cases also create the pressure, to aggravate an on-going crisis, or even touch off a war between two other powers for purposes of their own.
  • I think the personal satisfaction of doing good in the community and increasing value and holding true to the Hippocratic oath and being able to provide services to those that are in need is very strong moral reason to provide services for the underserved.
  • Time will tell how you rate against the rest of the competition. I'll let everyone else worry about championships. I'm going to worry about qualifying at Pomona.
  • I was a vegetarian until I started leaning toward the sunlight.
  • Love consists in this, that two solitudes protect and touch and greet each other.
  • I always thought that I might retire from any form of sexuality by the age of 40 and just become a dignified older person.
  • I always wanted to be an actor, even as a little kid. So I went to drama school in the late '60s at Carnegie Mellon.
  • I was raised a proper Southern boy.
  • I feel like nobody really knows my story, which I see as a good thing, and I'm kind of happy about that.
  • In Tokyo, we have more three-star Michelin restaurants than Paris.
  • I took up violin because my best mate had taken it up, so I did likewise.
  • I think it is very important to build the moral fibre of the youth. Moral education should be part of the curriculum, and I will work towards introducing that.
  • Every one of my positions cuts - out half the country. I'm pro-choice, I'm pro-gay rights, I'm pro-immigration, I'm against guns, I believe in Darwin.
  • I hate tests. It's a really lousy way to judge a person's ability.
  • Life is tough; and if you have the ability to laugh at it, you have the ability to enjoy it.
  • There's so many people who have never heard of us, but I think what we've learned is you can't underestimate the power of a core fan base and people who believe what you're doing. I think they're the ultimate marketers. They're the ones promoting us.
  • The devil is a better theologian than any of us and is a devil still.
  • The idea of taking what's useful and discarding the rest is something I say to myself almost on a daily basis.
  • The only way you can influence your fate is to put your soul into your performance and hope it registers with the audience.
  • I've had job stability for years at a time. You really develop great relationships with the people you work with.
  • All I've ever wanted to do is darken the day and brighten the night.
  • I have never, for better or worse, thought about a 'career path' or anything like that.
  • That's what I love about our music - it'll never be a hit because you can't dance to it.
  • I think whenever you lose somebody close to you, there's always a part of you that wishes you could have done something differently.
  • The most famous Obama precept is, 'No drama.'
  • I am not unaware how unpopular on this floor are the sentiments I am about to advocate.
  • Armed with nothing more than a Facebook user's phone number and home address, anyone with an Internet connection and a few dollars can obtain personal information they should never have access to, including a user's date of birth, e-mail address, or estimated income.
  • In high school and college, I'd set a bunch of goals for myself. I wanted to be the lead effects supervisor on one of these really big, innovative visual effects productions, something on the scale of a 'Star Wars' movie. And I wanted to work on a project that wins the Academy Award for best visual effects.
  • Iraq may get peace and stability through restoring it's sovereignty under participation of all Iraqi factions and sectarian groups, who must rebuild a new democratic, free and independent Iraq.
  • I wish everybody finds the serenity that good, strong faith brings.
  • Certainly almost everything we do and think is colored in some way by memes, but it is important to realize that not everything we experience is a meme. If I walk down the street and see a tree, the basic perception that's going on is not memetic.
  • If there's one country that can be trusted to understand the complexity of history, it's Israel.
  • Pale hands I loved beside the Shalimar, where are you now? Who lies beneath your spell?
  • The smallest flower is a thought, a life answering to some feature of the Great Whole, of whom they have a persistent intuition.
  • At a time when we have much work to do to address our Nation's critical infrastructure, and, as I said, which is currently in dire need of upgrade and repair, this legislation is also a jobs bill and is obviously a jobs creator.