Trust Quotes

  • Most Sunday magazines, with the New York Times as an exception, are kind of sleepy, weekend service vehicles to move living room products.
  • The writer is someone who tears himself to pieces in order to liberate his neighbor.
  • Most studios in Memphis had a house set of drums; the drummers just brought their own sticks.
  • The writer catches the changes of his mind on the hop. Growth is exciting; growth is dynamic and alarming. Growth of the soul, growth of the mind.
  • I want the privilege of guiding the arrows of my children and giving them the exhortations that can shoot them into the high place.
  • Business reporting is not dealing with objects, it is dealing with relationships between objects.
  • When my sitcom 'Miranda' first became successful, I was so in the thick of working and I was so stressed that I didn't really enjoy the moment. You suddenly look back and go, 'Gosh, you've just got to enjoy every day.' And now I wake up and literally pinch myself every day.
  • I drove around in a Volkswagen Rabbit I shared with one of my roommates, and it didn't have a roof. It doesn't rain much in L.A., but when it did, it was utterly miserable.
  • The patient decides when it's best to go.
  • To build a digital media company, you have to focus equally on content and technology. In content, you have to focus equally on the written word and video.
  • In the fairy tale the painting represents the here and now. The book is actually divided into five sections, through which the key character, the muse, leads us.
  • Cubanas are very strong women. So don't mess with us - don't take us for granted!
  • We need a strong police force - the Interior Ministry of the Republic of Chechnya. We have to get rid of the traitors who have managed to penetrate into the law-enforcement department.
  • The writing part of my life never changes, because that's just when the inspiration comes.
  • When a man marries his mistress it creates a job opportunity.
  • I don't like things held up before me that I cannot have.
  • I had not expected to ever be in a position to able to say, 'Hey, see the magazine with J. Lo on the cover? They reviewed my book inside.'
  • We've got to decide that we want to live in a world that is sane and happy and healthy, and that everyone deserves that.
  • There's a lot less time in the day when you're in a relationship.
  • There's no conversation more boring than talking about what it's really like to live in Newport and how the show compares to the real thing. I just don't care.
  • The Cannes film festival is about big-budget films but also remarkable films made in different political regimes by film-makers with little resources.
  • 'You Should Be Here' set the tone that, 'Alright everybody, I want you to listen to this album.
  • I believe in making movies very inexpensively; I think that way too much money is spent on making movies. Enough movies are being made, but not enough experimental ones.
  • 'Terrorism' itself is not an objective term or legitimate object of study, but was conceived of as a highly politicized instrument and has been used that way ever since.
  • The writer cannot abandon himself simply to inspiration, and feign innocence vis a vis language, because language is never innocent.
  • From today I am no longer a racing driver. I'm retired and I am very happy.
  • Is it OK for Amazon to know every word of every book you've read? Are you comfortable with that? Maybe you are. Is it OK to let everybody know you eat Corn Flakes? OK, but then there are certain products you might not want people to know that you're using.
  • The balance between freedom and security is a delicate one.
  • Nobody ever becomes an expert parent. But I think good parenting is about consistency. It's about being there at big moments, but it's also just the consistency of decision making. And it's routine.
  • I've got some great guy friends. They can start out as crushes. But when you realize something isn't going to happen, you make a choice whether or not the friendship is worth it. And it usually is. Then you can laugh about the fact that you used to have a crush on him or he had one on you.
  • Like many parents after a long family holiday, I usually welcome the moment when my kids head back to school.
  • There's not a lot of good movies being made.
  • Not every song of Lynyrd Skynyrd's was a single, but songs like 'Tuesday's Gone' and 'The Ballad of Curtis Loew' and 'Made in the Shade,' 'I Need You,' people learned those songs from the radio because radio played albums, not just singles.
  • We would certainly welcome the recipient nation to put their inspectors on our shores, if they wanted to make that investment to help protect that shipment that is outgoing.
  • The public talk colloquially, the public's grammar's not perfect. They kid around and I don't think they overly mark me down for that. They just see me as a normal guy.
  • The diiference is that in the private sector you work for yourself, and as Prime Minister I work for every single Haitian - inside Haiti and outside - and for all those who love Haiti as well.
  • I rent houses in LA when I'm filming. I find the isolation there terrifying. There's nowhere to go, there's nowhere to be with people. I'm not a beach bunny.
  • Most of what we say about ourselves is a wonderful piece of storytelling.
  • I don't remember the first time I won. I remember the first time I lost, and it sucked. It was go-karts; I was, like, 6 years old.
  • I'm so uncoordinated.
  • Travel, instead of broadening the mind, often merely lengthens the conversation.
  • A mind all logic is like a knife all blade. It makes the hand bleed that uses it.
  • God made the country, and man made the town.
  • I think dancing is a man's game and if he does it well he does it better than a woman.
  • There's a fine line between being sweet and innocent and being a tough broad.
  • A beast does not know that he is a beast, and the nearer a man gets to being a beast, the less he knows it.
  • Thankfully, I was given a strong base by my parents, an understanding of who I was and my strength.
  • I guess the producers saw me and knew I was literate and I always tried to be alert and it's funny because you have to have a sharpness to do those shows, especially some of the ones I did in later years.