Sunshine Quotes

  • My pain threshold is quite high when it comes to vanity.
  • Bridge the gap with closed minds though careful dissection of ideas and solid presentation of fact.
  • For too long nurses have been undervalued, restricted in what they could do, with too few career opportunities in clinical practice. For far too long, nurses have endured a pay system that has held them back - both professionally as well as financially.
  • Some people revel in getting their hands dirty. These are the people that make startups grow wildly. People with hustle also tend to be much more agile - they're the water that goes around the rock. These are the people you want around when everything goes wrong. They're also the people you want beside you when everything goes right.
  • No wonder we have a lot of violence in Rio: the corrupt and violent policemen meet the violent criminals in the streets. What else is going to happen?
  • I want our young people to believe as we did that there is no goal too high to reach if they are willing to work.
  • I don't care if I don't act anymore.
  • At that time, the people that were in the animated film business were mostly guys who were unsuccessful newspaper cartoonists. In other words, their ability to draw living things was practically nil.
  • In 29 years, I had recorded over 2,200 songs. I was amazed.
  • I am geared towards communicating on a female level.
  • I'm always making a conscious effort to be viable and accessible.
  • I left Goldman Sachs. I was thinking about going to another Wall Street place. I didn't want to do that. That was crazy. After you work on Wall Street, it's a choice: would you rather work at McDonald's or on the sell side? I would choose McDonald's over the sell side.
  • The human world is a long way from meeting the needs of the present, and it is borrowing massively from the future - not only by piling up money debt, but also by degrading the resources from which all real wealth ultimately comes.
  • It is important for women to know who they are, and to know what makes their hearts sing.
  • 'Suffragette' is an intense drama that tracks the story of the foot soldiers of the early feminist movement as they fight for the right to vote.
  • I guess I've sort of always wanted to be an actress, except when I was five, which, I did want to be the Queen of England.
  • I listen to jazz and gospel... yeah that's basically what I listen to.
  • No president has come near to rivaling Lincoln as a writer.
  • Country radio certainly widens the boundaries of what I can do. Other artists may do something more edgy that gets on radio and that opens the door for me to be more edgy, I think.
  • I've lived in Los Angeles for over 70 years.
  • I guess every character has a little bit of the actor - I guess for every character you play, the actor has to allow a little bit of their own character to show through.
  • A basic element of the American dream is equal access to education as the lubricant of social and economic mobility.
  • We now have powerful technology, which allows us a voice across boundaries, which was unimaginable at the time of the Greenham Protest, a protest that pre-dates the Internet and the mobile phone.
  • Anyone can make things that are beautiful; we need to make things that are remarkable.
  • Both my parents came with their parents during the revolution in Cuba. Both my parents were born in Cuba. They left everything over there. My family got stripped of everything - of their land, of their jobs, everything.
  • We start a lot with melodies and instrumentation and trying to figure out good melodies for verses and choruses. We get to lyrics sometimes second, so we'll start humming a melody, finding something, and see where the music takes you as far as lyrics are and what you want to say and go from there.
  • The human mind evolved always in the company of the human body, and of the animal body before it was human. The intricate connections of mind and body must exceed our imagination, as from our point of view we are peculiarly prevented from observing them.
  • I write reviews of science books for the Boston Globe, so I like to give science books.
  • The theoretical postulate of all diplomatic discussion between nations is the assumed willingness of every nation to do justice.
  • Reality isn't the way you wish things to be, nor the way they appear to be, but the way they actually are.
  • He who allows himself to be insulted deserves to be.
  • All the grand work was laid for people who came after me. The Supreme Court decided not to give it to me, so they gave it to two white guys. I think that's what they were waiting for.
  • A film's success or failure is strictly on the director's shoulders.
  • The history of American patriotism is figuring out ways that we can work together to move forward and knit together the common government.
  • Germany is in terrible condition this year. This is particularly true of the working masses, who are so undernourished that tuberculosis is having a rich harvest, particularly of adolescent children.
  • I wanted to be a quarterback. I used to like Johnny Unitas, the old quarterback for the Colts.
  • 'Limbo' has been one of the greatest hits of my career. A great response all over the world, not just Latinos but people in Europe and America.
  • Social media gives one a family to share one's life with.
  • I love rehearsing; it's the best part of the job.
  • Riding a motorcycle on today's highways, you have to ride in a very defensive manner. You have to be a good rider and you have to have both hands and both feet on the controls at all times.
  • I did the 1972 Sapporo Games, and I was also the Reds announcer and was folded into the NBC coverage for the 1972 World Series. I also did the 1979 World Series for ABC.
  • I am not a jazz singer. I wouldn't place myself on that footing. I wouldn't even enter that arena.
  • Only the film industry can make you an overnight success. Unlike other jobs where you have to work your way up, here you can reach dizzying heights of fame instantly.
  • A State in the grip of neo-colonialism is not master of its own destiny. It is this factor which makes neo-colonialism such a serious threat to world peace.
  • Lovers quarrels are the renewal of love.
  • Baseball is a game where a curve is an optical illusion, a screwball can be a pitch or a person, stealing is legal and you can spit anywhere you like except in the umpire's eye or on the ball.
  • Aggression is the most common behavior used by many organizations, a nearly invisible medium that influences all decisions and actions.
  • It was really weird when I heard my voice coming out of a fish.