Week Quotes

  • 'Zootopia' features such a large and diverse range of characters - one of our biggest casts ever for a Disney Animation film. We needed talented actors who could help bring these animals to life.
  • It's always important to stay in contact with the fans, because ultimately, if they weren't there, I wouldn't be here. It's very, very important to spread the love.
  • I read novels but I also read the Bible. And study it, you know? And the more I learn, the more excited I get.
  • The older I got, the more willing I was to go into the Southern vernacular, because some of it's funny.
  • I grew up in Pittwater, north of Sydney; Elvina Bay, Scotland Island area. I had to go to school by boat. To get to the mainland, we had to go by boat, so it was just a way of life.
  • I began my career in Los Angeles and started working fairly quickly.
  • I don't think actresses' lives in general are very good.
  • Event cinema is what it is, and I understand why it's successful. It started with things like 'Jaws,' which are extraordinary movies. But what we've lost are great character films which are beautifully directed and had great movie stars in them. Films that were about something rather than about spectacle.
  • The road ahead is not easy. Iraq is currently the center of the war on terror.
  • To a Buddhist, contradictions only exist in a mind that has been forced to cultivate them.
  • When Pakistan beat England at cricket, my Pakistani cousins remind me how English and British I am. When they say, 'You're one of the Queen's advisers,' for them it's, 'Wow - anything's possible in the U.K.'
  • Painting is the representation of visible forms. The essence of realism is its negation of the ideal.
  • I did a really good job of sticking to the tennis court.
  • Sometimes people think drawing and painting is mucking about when actually it is a highly skilled activity.
  • My favorite thing about New York is the view, the skyline.
  • I had a sore throat for a long time and it scared me. I saw a lump in my throat and I was terrified. I wouldn't go to a doctor.
  • They don't ask much of you. They only want you to hate the things you love and to love the things you despise.
  • I love writing. I love the swirl and swing of words as they tangle with human emotions.
  • Don't take yourself too seriously. Know when to laugh at yourself, and find a way to laugh at obstacles that inevitably present themselves.
  • Arcadia was a typical venture capital deal, but I'm the adventurer and the capitalist.
  • Life doesn't run away from nobody. Life runs at people.
  • College is the reward for surviving high school. Most people have great fun stories from college and nightmare stories from high school.
  • I liked 'The Incredible Hulk' as a kid.
  • Since I was a child I have always been cutting things out and gluing them together rather than drawing them.
  • Our top story tonight: Famous TV dolphin flipper was arrested today on prostitution ring charges. He allegedly was seen transporting two 16 year olds across state line for immoral porpoises.
  • Large credit guarantees also impede optimal allocation of financial resources and increase moral hazard.
  • For most of my 20s, I looked like I was 12. Now that I'm pushing 40, I guess I look closer to... 15? It must be my macrobiotic diet. Oh, wait, except that I don't have one of those.
  • Great night. Phelps got a gold. How sick is that.
  • Art is the unceasing effort to compete with the beauty of flowers - and never succeeding.
  • Sometimes, I wonder what I'm doing here.
  • I feel like the luckiest guy on the planet. But, I literally work all day, every day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, and that's not an exaggeration.
  • A forest of these trees is a spectacle too much for one man to see.
  • I shall not today attempt further to define the kinds of material but I know it when I see it.
  • I made my own fictional land, which is 'Bell Choir Coast.' It was a response to feeling really, really lost, and it was what I was looking for.
  • I really pulled back on my career when the kids were young and my husband and I made a pact never to work while the other one was.
  • Her friends say she is very funny. At a family dinner, she stood to go, and the footman very properly pulled her chair away. At that moment I asked her a question and she sat down again, except there was no chair. Everyone, including the Queen, laughed and laughed.
  • Every company has its style, and that's what makes the Bolshoi so impressive: their attack on jumps or their attack on choreography.
  • The story of the British empire helps to explain the roots of most British people: white, black, and Asian.
  • Some of my favorite films are musicals, like 'Walk the Line,' 'The Rose' and 'Lady Sings the Blues.' I just love the way the music and the story fuel each other.
  • We've had American TV shows in Britain for years and that hasn't affected our culture at all.
  • I think that we're always drawn - particularly sophisticated people - are always drawn to the idea of simplicity.
  • I think my best years are ahead of me and that's exciting.
  • I would love to go to film school.
  • My government is in no sense anti-Russian.
  • I am certainly not perfect. I don't think you should try to be perfect for anyone. When you come to terms with that, then you're OK.
  • The poet produces the beautiful by fixing his attention on something real.
  • I think what ruins relationships and causes most fights is insecurity.
  • If you are not egotistical, you will welcome the opportunity to learn more.