Will Quotes

  • I'm a 'Harry Potter' fan, a 'Twilight' fan, and I think 'The Hunger Games' surpasses them all.
  • A country's strategy is always based on a fundamental philosophical outlook.
  • And I say the sacred hoop of my people was one of the many hoops that made one circle, wide as daylight and as starlight, and in the center grew one mighty flowering tree to shelter all the children of one mother and one father.
  • Frankly, too many women treat their husbands as accessories instead of priorities.
  • The advent of so much dribbling has created a different kind of player, and it starts at a very early age. We have so many gifted ball handlers. Everything is pick-and-roll. Unless he's a catch-and-shoot guy, a player is going to put it on the floor and attack. Kevin Durant is a wonderful ball handler.
  • My favorite movie of all time is probably 'The Thing Called Love.' It's a formulaic film but it's got River Phoenix, who is like a god to me. I could watch that once a week.
  • Nature is the mother and the habitat of man, even if sometimes a stepmother and an unfriendly home.
  • Hollywood is right. A good and strong movie can have a more powerful social impact than any and all political speeches or newspaper editorials and columns.
  • Every factory-farmed animal is, as a practice, treated in ways that would be illegal if it were a dog or a cat.
  • I work in whatever medium likes me at the moment.
  • Did people think I sounded black? Totally, but that was a marketing tool as well, but also this is how I grew up and these are my influences.
  • Think of social media as the Internet. I can't think of anyone betting against the Internet in 2012.
  • Sometimes you just want to get away and be normal for a few days. It's a treat to travel without your racket bag.
  • I want to make a difference in the world because I believe that's what science is for.
  • Everyone seems to be fleeing from the responsibilities that come from being who you are. I think that is why the blogosphere is thriving. It allows people to develop a fantasy self.
  • The election is over, and even though there are people who have different ideologies and beliefs, from now on we must all embrace each other, creating a harmonious and unified new Taiwan through our love and tolerance.
  • Not so the scientist. The very essence of his life is the service of truth.
  • It's always fun messing around with costumes and stuff. You know there is an element of acting that you've got to dress-up; that's part of it.
  • O thou Sun, send me as far over the earth as is my pleasure and thine, and may I make the acquaintance of good men, but never hear anything of bad ones, nor they of me.
  • I lost my dad when I was younger, and I know what it's like to lose a beloved parent.
  • Some stage directions you just simply have to throw away.
  • We're looking to have the ability to come in and be able to capitalize on the marketing in order to grow the top-line. We basically leverage what has worked with our other successful acquisitions - investment in marketing, retention and student services.
  • Of course there are always exceptions, but opinions are not to be feared.
  • It goes without saying that it's important to vote.
  • Amazon thrived because it implemented the online bookstore idea better than any of its early rivals did, not because it was the only company to have the idea or the first company to have the idea. It continues to grow only because it keeps trying to improve on the details of the idea and the way it puts it into practise.
  • It is not our sexual preferences, the color of our skin, the language we speak, nor the religion we practice that creates friction, hatred and wars amongst in society. It is our words and the words of our leaders that can create that disparity.
  • People who think my books are autobiographical, which they're not, credit me with having a much better memory than I do. I do, however, have a powerful imagination.
  • I'm Serena Williams on the court, but away I have so many different names. I call myself Butterfly.
  • A culture without property, or in which creators can't get paid, is anarchy, not freedom.
  • There is nothing more important to a democracy than an active and engaged press.
  • Not content to have the audience in the palm of his hand, he goes one further and clinches his fist.
  • I've always been drawn to discomfort and that limbo of unease you get between comedy and tragedy.
  • We have stabilized our economy. We took over a very sick economy, and we were hemorrhaging 750,000 jobs a month. We have stopped the hemorrhaging. In fact, we had 140,000 job growth last month. And that's what I call progress.
  • You will find in me a middle aged man with a career behind me sufficiently brilliant to enable me to talk about many things interestingly; and I am not an unkindly soul, I believe.
  • Supremely, spiritual directors/mentors/pastors are persons who have a sense of being 'established' in God. Otherwise they are too dangerous to be allowed into the soul space of others.
  • He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by the awful grace of God.
  • I've spent a lot of time in L.A. and I love it. A lot of Brits can't stand the place, but I like the West Coast attitude and the way people celebrate success.
  • So much of the world's suffering results from the sinful action or inaction of ourselves and others. For example, people look at a famine and wonder where God is, but the world produces enough food for each person to have 3,000 calories a day. It's our own irresponsibility and self-centeredness that prevents people from getting fed.
  • Admitted mama's boy here - put that on the record.
  • There is no reason why marriage should necessarily compel an actress to forego her career.
  • Most people don't get a fair crack of the whip.
  • I'm a Gemini and I have a lot of different moods. Sometimes I'm very serious and introspective and pensive, but other times I'm completely goofy and girlie. So, I like my songs to cover all my moods.
  • The first time I got into the studio, when I was 17, 18, I got to work with people who were some part of the Cheiron thing, who did all the early Britney Spears stuff, all the early 'NSync stuff.
  • My whole plan in my head has always been, if I go a year without acting, it's time to go home; it's time to go back to Montreal.
  • Homer is the nice side of Al Bundy with the same intellect. I really like him and Al Bundy.
  • In the sixth grade, I auditioned for a play called 'Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing.' I got the lead, and I was terrified, but I went and did it.
  • If you're taking care of yourself, then what can somebody else tell you?
  • Baseball has all the money.