Talk Quotes

  • There is simply no room for anti-Semitism in a democratic and law-abiding state.
  • You can't talk about big data without talking about things like privacy and ownership.
  • I was not prepared for the actual process itself; having to go to the shop and having some molds done.
  • When we talk about more access to birth control, a lot of times that means more funding for Planned Parenthood, and we know that's a touchy subject, so I certainly see that perspective and agree with a lot of conservatives on it.
  • You can talk about teamwork on a baseball team, but I'll tell you, it takes teamwork when you have 2,900 men stationed on the U.S.S. Alabama in the South Pacific.
  • I like to put people into situations that are out of their comfort zone and see what happens.
  • A lot of people out there pay good lip service to the idea of personal freedom... right up to the point that someone tries to do something that they don't personally approve of.
  • Misty Copeland is making history. During American Ballet Theatre's current season at the Metropolitan Opera House, Copeland will alight on that storied Lincoln Center stage, making her New York debut as the Swan Queen in the iconic masterpiece Swan Lake - a crowning achievement for any dancer, regardless of the color of her skin.
  • I'm petrified of bees because I have an anaphylactic reaction to bees.
  • My first big gig was as a correspondent on Comedy Central's 'The Daily Show.' My job was to parody TV reporters and political pundits. As a result, I was often invited onto cable news shows as comic relief.
  • When we talk about having a life of significance and meaning, it's not about fame or money or resources. It's about people and lives and hearts. That's my biggest passion in life.
  • When we talk about stem cells, we are actually talking about a complicated series of things, including adult stem cells which are largely cells devoted to replacing individual tissues like blood elements or liver or even the brain.
  • When people talk about my weight, I'm like, 'You seem to have a problem with it; I don't.'
  • I don't like dirt. Cleanliness is high on my agenda, but I don't have a phobia of dirt. I'm just not keen on it. I don't really like dirty people or houses or smelly things.
  • Politics makes strange bedfellows.
  • The fans have a fundamental part to play at the club and their support has to be the foundation of everything.
  • You can't talk about defeating insurgencies in the same way that you can with a conventional army.
  • What's great about making movies is the sort of additive process of bringing people together and having an idea and watching the idea be added to and at the end you have this thing.
  • The stories I work on, especially for any length of time, do tend to become personal to me.
  • It's never too late to have a happy childhood.
  • I thought, I hate the thought of a 12, 13 or 14 year-old girl seeing a picture of me and thinking she'll do what I did.
  • When I'm playing a bad guy, a lot of it is imagined: things I thought I wanted to do, but I never would do them.
  • I remember interviewing someone I actually felt bad for, and therefore didn't want to take an ironic stance against him. It actually turned out to be a really funny piece.
  • No, I never ever considered myself attractive.
  • I don't like doing most things unless I can do them quite well.
  • When we talk about the kind of folks whose lives will be made better by raising the minimum wage, we're not talking about a couple teenagers earning extra spending money to supplement their allowance. We're talking about providers and breadwinners. Working Americans with bills to pay and mouths to feed.
  • Whenever people talk about dyslexia, it's important to know that some of the smartest people in the world, major owners of companies, are dyslexic. We just see things differently, so that's an advantage. I just learn a different way; there's nothing bad about it.
  • You talk about Shaq, I would put Tim Duncan in that same category. Mr. Fundamental, just kept things simple. He is a great teammate, a great player, and a great person. When you have those ingredients in a champion, you just want to be a part of that and have an opportunity to play with him.
  • When you talk about aiding this country against that country or about fighting terrorism, when you actually take that decision and strip it down, it always comes down to one person in the field giving specialized training to somebody else in the field.
  • The result was, of course, that today, tragically, more than 40 million Americans don't have health insurance, and for many, not having health insurance means they don't have access to good health care.
  • But out of limitations comes creativity.
  • When you talk about mandatory minimums, it created a lot of unfairness in our sentencing.
  • Art is inspiring. Walking into a gallery, or when the lights go up on a stage; that thrill of getting something that has nothing to do with acquisition.
  • I want to have a family and I'd like to live in a lovely big house, with a massive driveway and gates and loads of kids.
  • When we talk about change, we, the business leaders, have to implement it. We have to look at what we're not doing and what we should be doing.
  • In philosophy, you have to reckon with the implicit level of an accumulated reserve, and thus with a very great number of relays, with the shared responsibility of these relays.
  • When we talk with policymakers about Facebook, it's about how users have control over information.
  • I come from the 49er, where there is a high error rate in the sailing but the best sailor still wins, and that's why I'm attracted to these kind of boats.
  • I've learned sometimes you just have to take the bad from people.
  • There is still no cure for the common birthday.
  • Politics is the enemy of the imagination.
  • When a business group tells us there is nothing wrong with the environment, naturally they may have good arguments, but we are also sceptical, because we know that they have an interest in these things.
  • What I can offer the game is creating a sound that, when you hear it, you know it's mine.
  • When people talk about fake news, you know, a lot of folks just roll their eyes, like 'Oh, you know, whatever; people will figure it out.' The truth is, they don't always figure it out.
  • I love the paranormal, because there, every genre I write can become one beacon for my imagination.
  • When people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking or thinking I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.
  • I've never been interested in philosophy, but some of Jung's ideas seem useful in helping people understand pictures and so forth.
  • You may talk of the tyranny of Nero and Tiberius; but the real tyranny is the tyranny of your next-door neighbor.