Using Quotes

  • Feminism rotates between backlash and interest. And the cool thing about the Internet is that it's allowing women more access to their own history. Part of the problem before the Internet was that we didn't know which books to read. Someone had to tell you.
  • I'm not into albums that are meant to sound perfect.
  • I auditioned for quite a lot of films. I do not wish to name the films I auditioned for. There were times when I knew I would not be fit for this film, or I would not get this film. Still, I used to audition for it just to get experience... to practice.
  • I... had my mind blown by all the opportunities that were in California in the '60s and '70s. In Detroit, everything was Freud... Out here, everything was Jung.
  • I did learn what I didn't know I wanted to know.
  • But it is equally necessary to consider the implications for a society if there are fewer and fewer young people making music because we are economising on music schools or musical education in schools.
  • I've always considered myself to be fiercely patriotic. I love Britain - its history and the down-to-earth attitude people have.
  • There are no words to describe my feelings for Errol Flynn.
  • Sometimes the picture that emerges of the man seems no longer to agree with our conception of the musician. In reality, however, there is a glorious unity.
  • Be the weirdest little weird in all Weird Town.
  • I'm a boss by nature. I'm bossy. I'm not imperious, but I don't really want people to curtsy low before me and back out of rooms, but I do like to run things.
  • Am I really cool? You're telling me I'm cool? Well, that's good to hear.
  • Unlike a lot of people, I don't feel powerless. I know I can do something. But anyone can do something, it's not about being special. It's about deciding to do it - to dive into work for peace and justice and care for everybody on the planet.
  • When I was a teenager, 'Playboy' was the most interesting magazine in the world, and not just for the playmates. I liked the interviews and the stories, and all that, but nowadays most of the stuff in there doesn't interest me.
  • We Americans have a sense of ourselves as a moral people. We have led the way in the fight for human rights in the world. Mistreating prisoners makes the world see our moral claims as hypocrisy.
  • The key to staying together is making sure you guys like each other and need each other.
  • Football is so barbaric. Sometimes I wonder what I was thinking by playing it. I feel almost like I escaped from boot camp.
  • I am dying not just to attempt to end the barbarity of H-blocks or to gain the rightful recognition of political prisoners, but primarily because what is lost here is lost for the Republic.
  • As a result of the feminist revolution, 'feminine' becomes an abusive epithet.
  • If you look closely enough, amid the merciless and the bitter, there is always the chance that you may find comfort and the promise of something good.
  • It's hard to build a brand, competitively, and tell people what you do as well.
  • Once you free your mind about a concept of music and harmony being correct, you can do whatever you want.
  • Well, you know, we've got a lot of stimulus in the economy already from the tax cut, from the lowered interest rates, and also from the refinancing of mortgages.
  • I've always been pretty serious and introspective.
  • If I'm a guy reading a newspaper, and I hear this actor who I know gets great seats at basketball games, and he's complaining about being typecast, I think, 'Hey man, count your blessings.'
  • Sometimes I think I am still that 5-year-old girl playing with her dogs in the yard. That's how I see myself.
  • I hated my childhood. It was loathsome. My parents were deaf and dumb. Profoundly so. They could make noises when they were emotionally aroused, but they couldn't form it into speech.
  • When I saw all of the people I have known all these years, when we got together, it was scary because B.B King and I lived in the same place in Nevada.
  • What could make my life better? Oh, if I could only find that magic bottle that lets you never have to sleep. I have so much stuff I wanna do, but... That six or seven hours you have to be in bed with your eyes closed. What a waste!
  • Living in L.A., everyone likes to mold you and change you. I don't care about fame, I don't care about being a celebrity. I know that's part of the job, but I don't feed into anyone's idea of who I should be.
  • The Internet, in general, I find troubling. The anonymity has made us all meaner and dumber. This thing that was supposed to bring us closer together, I see it doing the opposite.
  • The new spirituality will bring about what I'm calling the 'end of better.' And that is in fact what is called for in the next of the series of books that I've been writing.
  • Well, I used to be a compulsive exerciser, but I'm over that.
  • I'm kind of big on performance in general. I like the sort of entertainment where you can go in and be fully immersed in it.
  • Courtship consists in a number of quiet attentions, not so pointed as to alarm, nor so vague as not to be understood.
  • No - I'm quite calm inside during the game for most of the time - not 100%, but generally very calm.
  • I love weird science. I love weird action. I love weird characters.
  • The last thing I want to do is to present something as 'Stephen King, Part II,' and have it be something that's a big disappointment.
  • I'm kind of a quirky dresser usually. Like today, I'm actually pretty put together, but I dress kind of off sometimes, but that's just part of my personality.
  • At the end of the day, it just means 'curvy.' That's why I think the word 'plus-size' in the industry is very different from people's mind view of what 'plus-size' really should mean.
  • There is a fundamental difference between men and women - women need romance, men need intrigue.
  • I'm more than just the face at the front of a band.
  • A lot of my friends are gangsters. Not like gangsters - well, yeah, all sorts of levels of criminality - but not the types that are preying on innocent people. I have no interest in the type of criminality that has no respect for collateral damage.
  • Elephants are contagious.
  • I used to practice at the hockey ground on synthetic surface while I was in the sports hostel, so Test cricket is certainly going to be a challenge for me.
  • I really don't care if people know who I am or what's said about me.
  • When my father arrived in Kenya, he had found the Kikuyu way of life similar to that of the British at the time the Romans invaded England 2,000 years ago.
  • In the forefront of science, there is not much difference between religion and science. People harbor beliefs. That's what happens when people believe something religiously.