Small Quotes

  • After Madrid, we intensified our investigative efforts once again, and we are in the process of bringing about expansions in security laws and creating an index file system.
  • I don't think of myself as a kind of celebrity, but wherever I go, people know me; they greet me.
  • I don't know. Only God knows where the story ends for me, but I know where the story begins. It's up to us to choose, whether we win or lose and I choose to win.
  • I enjoy getting things done. My philosophy is the edge, the edge of something. There's where we have to go in local government, in not only the philosophy but the creativity in people around you. They have to go to the edge.
  • I usually write in my underwear, with a space heater running full blast, and three dogs sleeping at me feet.
  • The trumpet is forceful.
  • Future historians trying to determine what it was like to be alive in fin de millennium America should read the last two decades of O. Henry and Best American short-story collections.
  • Hot dogs and Red Vines and potato chips and French fries are my favorite foods.
  • To confront those fears, in a controlled environment, where there's 300 people around you going through the same thing, it's this weird sort of yin and yang.
  • I want to thank America. You opened your heart so I could enter. Thank you everybody who lives in the United States, who saw me grow into becoming a world champion.
  • I think my first big purchase was actually for my mom. She had one of those '90s TVs in her living room that's like a 10x10 brick, so I purchased her a flatscreen for her living room.
  • Education alone can conduct us to that enjoyment which is, at once, best in quality and infinite in quantity.
  • I am a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
  • The good news is in the record business, they only count your successes.
  • I definitely have moments in my life where I discovered a film, and the language of the film itself spoke to me in a way, as if someone came up to you and started speaking a language you'd never heard but understood and was able to express things the language you knew could not.
  • Because of my father, we are that Shining City on a Hill.
  • I didn't like the '60s because it was too important what people who had nothing to do with the war thought about it.
  • I'm very happy with what I've accomplished, but we're going for more.
  • The office during the day has become the last place people want to be when they really want to get work done. In fact, offices have become interruption factories.
  • For me, it's about camaraderie. My whole life is like, if something's going on, nothing ever preceded fun. I always put my friends and the fun and the business ahead of everything.
  • We want to do a lot of stuff; we're not in great shape. We didn't get a good night's sleep. We're a little depressed. Coffee solves all these problems in one delightful little cup.
  • Because the Illinois death penalty system is arbitrary and capricious - and therefore immoral - I no longer shall tinker with the machinery of death.
  • A healthy mind and body are essential. No excesses. Proper food. The body is like a Rolls-Royce. With care, it could last 200 years. It's a dynamo; the more you use it, the more you recharge it.
  • Even in college I tended to get cast in the comedies more. It was what I liked doing.
  • My parents are very even-keeled. You know, just kind of steady as she goes.
  • To be successful, you need results in a row. You can't win, lose, win, lose.
  • A show is like it's own thing... it's a creation from so many people's talent and so much energy.
  • A good designer has technical knowledge - don't treat her like someone who's there to decide whether something should be pink or orange.
  • Life is a glass of wine and having your feet washed - it's a biblical event, might I add. This is part of mankind's story. You are always looking for a moment to take a break.
  • We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.
  • To feel most beautifully alive means to be reading something beautiful, ready always to apprehend in the flow of language the sudden flash of poetry.
  • I always thought I could play pro ball. I had confidence in my ability, You have to. If you don't who will?
  • Emotions may win arguments, but they don't win wars.
  • I don't think a tough question is disrespectful.
  • I'm kind of a rebound junkie. So. when a relationship goes sour, I look at the sweetness in life elsewhere. So, I date a bit. The best catharsis is to write jokes and tell 4,000 people about it.
  • I think with any characterization there's a point where you empathize, no matter how much of a deviance his or her actions may be from your understanding of humanity.
  • Know yourself. Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.
  • I was uncomfortable with that kind of fame when you're in the tabloids every day.
  • Social media can be a powerful tool to listen to, engage with and gain access to customers that you would otherwise not be able to connect with.
  • A dog is the greatest gift a parent can give a child. OK, a good education, then a dog.
  • About seven years later I was given a book about the periodic table of the elements. For the first time I saw the elegance of scientific theory and its predictive power.
  • Art has to move you and design does not, unless it's a good design for a bus.
  • I had the feeling that Sarajevo was the perfect place to shoot the film I wanted to shoot. It is the perfect illustration of purgatory.
  • I was blessed with a strong arm and a weak mind.
  • The ability to take another perspective has become one of the keys to both sales and non-sales selling. And the social science research on perspective-taking yields some important lessons for all of us.
  • I can tell you I love California - and no more.
  • Dennis Hopper is one of the great American lives.
  • If a jury have not the right to judge between the government and those who disobey its laws, and resist its oppressions, the government is absolute, and the people, legally speaking, are slaves.