Tried Quotes

  • It really doesn't matter to me what people say about me anymore.
  • My parents were always involved in community theatre, and I'd do the tech work and play the child.
  • I'm too shy for personal appearances, and I've found out that anytime I talk about my writing, I can't do any writing for many weeks afterward.
  • We recognised from the start that we couldn't just stay in the U.K. and Ireland markets. We have always looked to the products of the future. I've always said, 'If you don't innovate, you'll evaporate.'
  • If ever there was a holiday that deserves to be commercialized, it's Halloween. We haven't taken it away from kids. We've just expanded it so that the kid in adults can enjoy it, too.
  • There just are not a lot of overweight people in Hollywood.
  • I think I'm drawn to people who dream big, and both films have that. In 'Street Fight, Cory Booker wants to become Mayor of Newark, and in 'Racing Dreams,' three kids want to become NASCAR drivers.
  • I'm not trying to get in good graces of anybody. I just want to be myself and be the guy that helps out in the community, because that's who I am.
  • I'm not trying to climb a ladder - I'm casting a bit of a net.
  • To be a member of the Communist Party is to have a taste of the police state. It is a diluted taste but is bitter and unforgettable.
  • Like everything, what compels one to put pen to paper is a great question.
  • I think I'm a guy who's going to work and work hard from Day 1, and I think I'm a guy who brings a lot of versatility to the position.
  • As far as I can see women who have facelifts don't look younger, just weirder. You see them on screen with these tight, little porcelain faces - then the hand goes up to the face and it looks like it belongs to an alien. I find it really freaky.
  • I drink seven Coca-Colas a day. Regular Coke, which is really bad for me.
  • It's an actor's job to play all the human conditions - light, dark, and medium.
  • The best teacher is the one who suggests rather than dogmatizes, and inspires his listener with the wish to teach himself.
  • I made the most of my ability and I did my best with my title.
  • English football has an enormous following across the world, not just because of the players but because of its history, its tradition, the excitement, the capacity crowds.
  • I've always been interested in setting my stories against a big event, the importance of which my younger readers are slowly becoming aware of as they move into their teens.
  • I think I'm a fan of people who were brave, my aunt, my grandmother, those are my heroes.
  • I make bad choices. I've got such dodgy tastes in men.
  • I think I'm better than I was in my younger days, because I'm exploring deep lyrical material, and I've been sober for a while now.
  • I'm famous. That's my job.
  • I love my wife and I know she loves me. We're best friends. We're just lucky to have found each other. It takes a lot of work but I just feel very blessed that I found the right person. It's a very fortunate situation and not everyone has that.
  • The fact remains that most of us are anesthetized to the true cost and true value of long term care insurance.
  • I have always believed that 98% of a student's progress is due to his own efforts, and 2% to his teacher.
  • If we are ever to cross the 100-nano barrier in electronics, we need to develop nano structures that let electrons move through, as they do through wires and semiconductors. And these structures must survive in the real world of air, water, boiling temperatures.
  • The acceptance of certain realities doesn't preclude idealism. It can lead to certain breakthroughs.
  • I'm not one of these directors, so far, that wants to have a whole separate director's cut of these things. So far they've turned out to be kind of the length that they wanted to be.
  • It is a big problem and so I don't know for sure if I say yes or no to Ferrari.
  • Quebec does not have Opinions, but only sentiments.
  • I have great fans that come up to me, and they just want me to sign stuff. I have a restaurant in Beverly Hills - Prego - and they come in all the time asking for me to see when I'm going to show up. That doesn't really scare me.
  • I think I'm a very poor piano player.
  • Self-worth comes from one thing - thinking that you are worthy.
  • I'm not one of these actors who's rolling in money.
  • I've said this before: a homeless guy in Detroit has more mojo than a millionaire in Jacksonville.
  • I have great respect for daytime drama. I love the branding. I love the style. What can I say? I love good soap!
  • I love taking on other people's words. They are much more interesting to me than my own.
  • The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
  • Nobody else took what I was doing seriously, so nobody would want to work with me. I was thought to be a bit eccentric and maybe cranky.
  • That's what Hubble can do for us. It can tell us whether the universe is expanding forever or if one day it's going to come back together.
  • To express your emotions, you have to be very loose and receptive. The unconscious will come to you if you have that gift that artists have. I only know if I'm inspired by the results.
  • Being able to laugh is sexy in a man or woman.
  • Zhang Yimou tried to use martial arts to talk about Chinese culture, Chinese people. What do they think, what do they want and what do they hope.
  • I never pursued a career relentlessly.
  • I'm not one of these people who likes to do as little as possible. I really do feel the hot breath of time on the back of my neck these days. And there are certain things I want to do before my time is up.
  • I think I have a gift, but I haven't really opened that gift yet and given it to myself.
  • I'm not making art, I'm making sushi.