Tender Quotes

  • I'm also very pleased that we were able to include a full orchestrated score for Dragon's Lair 3D. The 40 different music pieces blend with the action to make you feel more a part of the whole adventure.
  • Under all wrongdoing lies personal vanity or the feeling that we are endowed and privileged beyond our fellows.
  • I've come to the conclusion that I'm not supposed to be married.
  • Partying is such sweet sorrow.
  • History shows that all protest movements rely on symbols - boycotts, strikes, sit-ins, flags, songs. Symbolic action on whatever scale - from the Montgomery Bus Boycott to wearing a simple wristband - is designed to disrupt our everyday complacency and force people to think.
  • Be Funny. Be naturally funny. If you're not, get out of the business. Be compassionate.
  • Jesus was not born in a manger in central Pennsylvania. He was a man of color. And the fact that we have represented him for centuries literally as a white man speaks to the entire history of white supremacy.
  • Since World War II, most of the conflicts in the world have been internal conflicts. The weapon of choice in those wars has all too often been landmines - to such a degree that what we find today are tens of millions of landmines contaminating approximately 70 countries around the world.
  • I still enjoy traveling a lot. I mean, it amazes me that I still get excited in hotel rooms just to see what kind of shampoo they've left me.
  • We slept in the park before we had a house, and eventually we shared a home - my parents, my grandparents and five uncles, my family, all of us - on White Oaks Street by Magnolia Street near the railroad. Those were hard times, but I loved living there.
  • Friends are like windows through which you see out into the world and back into yourself. If you don't have friends you see much less than you otherwise might.
  • None of us really understood exactly how much Star Wars would affect us for the rest of our lives.
  • I think every chef, not just in America, but across the world, has a double-edged sword - two jackets, one that's driven, a self-confessed perfectionist, thoroughbred, hate incompetence and switch off the stove, take off the jacket and become a family man.
  • The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.
  • The thing with fashion is that when I see something that I like, I just go with it. I don't really go towards one designer or the other. It's just what I like. It could be expensive, it could be cheap. If it fits me, and it's my style, I'll wear it.
  • Rounding to the nearest cent is sufficiently accurate for practical purposes.
  • The biggest food-related risk in pregnancy is listeria. It's a dangerous bacteria, to which pregnant women are especially susceptible, that can lead to miscarriage or stillbirth.
  • Forty-two years ago, I came to America from communist Cuba so I might have a better way of life, a freer way of life - a more democratic way of life. I wanted to live the American Dream where if you worked hard and put your mind to the task, anything was possible.
  • People come to my places to eat dinner with their friends, not with me.
  • It's all about believing in yourself and knowing your worth and being optimistic and really just loving yourself for who you are.
  • It's a nice feeling to go out in the world and look for excellence - the best in man. My subject is very valid. It's about people, and about life.
  • Science fiction is an extension of science.
  • A character on stage who can present no convincing argument or information as to his past experience, his present behaviour or his aspirations, nor give a comprehensive analysis of his motives, is as legitimate and as worthy of attention as one who, alarmingly, can do all these things.
  • A funeral eulogy is a belated plea for the defense delivered after the evidence is all in.
  • 'Middle school' is used as shorthand for a time when things change. It's a time a lot of kids feel like they don't even have one good friend.
  • For my generation, the bomber jacket is like a replacement for the suit jacket. It's a piece that men wear every day, and it's something that I would wear for any occasion, whether it's on the street or going to an awards ceremony.
  • My time at Honda was amazing. Some of my best times in Formula One, actually. I might not have won races, just one race, but I had a lot of fun.
  • Conrad Black is a picture of a man hugely enjoying himself.
  • I might bump into them because I live in Belfast, and Belfast is not that big a place. You go for a walk, and you walk past Kit Harington. You go for a meal, and there's Peter Dinklage.
  • 'Tis hard to comprehend how one man can come to be master of many, equal to himself in right, unless it be by consent or by force.
  • Studying doesn't have to happen in a silo. It can be a social experience. You can engage with your friends and family to find out the answer to a tough question or have someone explain it to you. You can also study anywhere you happen to be and on any device.
  • Music isn't selling like it used to, but the one thing you can't steal or download is a live show experience or a T-shirt.
  • Everywhere, people are discovering that doing things more slowly often means doing them better and enjoying them more. It means living life instead of rushing through it. You can apply this to everything from food to parenting to work.
  • People take songs so literally.
  • For a girl, the wedding is when you're married. For a guy, it's when you get engaged. It takes a real aggressive human being to back out between the ring and the wedding.
  • In electronic music, staying behind your laptop for two hours is not too exciting to watch.
  • Never does the human soul appear so strong as when it foregoes revenge and dares to forgive an injury.
  • I was lucky enough to have a father who said, 'Don't quit.' So I just kept going.
  • The simplest definition of advertising, and one that will probably meet the test of critical examination, is that advertising is selling in print.
  • I've achieved more than some people do in a lifetime, but it doesn't mean I've done it all.
  • I love coffee. It's one of my favorite things in the world, and I love tasting different coffees.
  • I always think I'm the Tom Cruise of music - a lot of success and fans, but no critics, darling.
  • The farther reason looks the greater is the haze in which it loses itself.
  • Well, I like shopping.
  • I keep one simple rule that I only move in one direction - I write the book straight through from beginning to end. By following time's arrow, I keep myself sane.
  • A liberated Internet will continue to be a reality in your life (and in the lives of your children) if rules like Net Neutrality are in place.
  • It's a really cool time for artists who want to strive for a little more depth in what they want to say to come forward. We live in a very fast world right now. We've got all this media and music which is so accessible to us, it's here one minute gone the next.
  • One of these days, I'm going to publish a book of all the pictures I did not take. It is going to be a huge hit.