Woman Quotes

  • If a British government experienced such a long and persistent resistance to domestic policy in England, then that policy would almost certainly be changed... We have asserted that we are political prisoners, and everything about out country - our arrests, interrogations, trials, and prison conditions - show that we are politically motivated.
  • A man has always to be busy with his thoughts if anything is to be accomplished.
  • A wise man never loses anything, if he has himself.
  • I feel like my agents are really amazing and smart.
  • I now add, farther, that the apostle's argument is so far from proving it to be the duty of people to obey, and submit to, such rulers as act in contradiction to the public good, and so to the design of their office, that it proves the direct contrary.
  • Every parent is at some time the father of the unreturned prodigal, with nothing to do but keep his house open to hope.
  • To eat bread without hope is still slowly to starve to death.
  • I did love 'The Artist.' I've seen it four times, and every time I see it, it gets better and better.
  • Being an American musician means being adventurous.
  • I do not take up a responsibility unless I am sure of putting my heart and soul into it.
  • Well, my favorite color I guess I would say yellow.
  • I'm not a natural story-teller. Put a keyboard in front of me and I'm fine, but stand me up in front of an audience and I'm actually quite shy and reserved.
  • The Egyptian contribution to architecture was more concerned with remembering the dead than the living.
  • If you have drive and energy, everything is possible.
  • If we each take responsibility in shifting our own behavior, we can trigger the type of change that is necessary to achieve sustainability for our race or this planet. We change our planet, our environment, our humanity every day, every year, every decade, and every millennia.
  • I'm not a religious person, and I'm not too interested in being a part of a religion, but I do like having some sort of communal gathering, and having some sense of peoples.
  • I always felt that I was one of the women who helped lay the foundation for rock and roll. But I'd always been overlooked by the Hall of Fame.
  • I'm pretty strict with videos, at least the imagery stuff.
  • Before filming 'The Crown,' I couldn't care less about the royal family. But now... I'm obsessed.
  • Woman, essentially a purist, is naturally bigoted and relentless in her effort to make others as good as she thinks they ought to be.
  • A mob is the method by which good citizens turn over the law and the government to the criminal or irresponsible classes.
  • My theory is that if you look confident you can pull off anything - even if you have no clue what you're doing.
  • The simplest way to remove carbon dioxide, the main greenhouse gas, is to grow plants - preferably trees, since they tie up more of the gas in cellulose, meaning it will not return to the air within a season or two. Plants build themselves out of air and water, taking only a tiny fraction of their mass from the soil.
  • Being innovative in your philanthropy allows you to stride forward in your giving journey; you can marry your mind and heart to turn charity into lasting impact; and you can become more ambitious in your giving.
  • I don't want to tell you how much insurance I carry with the Prudential, but all I can say is: when I go, they go too.
  • I know about photography - I'm really good at it.
  • Every great architect is - necessarily - a great poet. He must be a great original interpreter of his time, his day, his age.
  • The only person to look out for me is me. I've got to make sure Corey Clark is all right.
  • I'm very lucky that my husband is a true partner in child-rearing. If I get home late, he gets home early or vice-versa. I travel more, and he's able to spell me when I'm gone.
  • I've learned to hate it when the cameras are pointed at me.
  • The much greater crimes of the Soviet Gulags occurred over decades and cost millions of lives.
  • St. Petersburg is a gem of world culture and Russia's most European city.
  • I graduated with a B.A. from Goddard College in 1991 and then studied poetry for a year in the M.F.A. in Writing Program at Vermont College.
  • It is in his pleasure that a man really lives; it is from his leisure that he constructs the true fabric of self.
  • Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
  • I throw ideas out into the open when I really should just be writing them down in a journal.
  • The plastic bottle we're throwing away every day still stays there. And if we show that to people, then we can also promote some behavioral change.
  • I was in the pilot for Spinal Tap before it was a movie.
  • It doesn't matter if you're black, white, gay, straight, come from different countries, different language... every single person is significant and is meaningful.
  • Soaps taught me the fundamentals of the game. You know, how to show up, hit your mark, how to be on time. That soap opera world is a microcosm of the entertainment culture.
  • To make money I picked up work as a busboy, valet parker, skateboard shop employee.
  • I long for, not a writer's retreat - I can write in any situation - but a reader's retreat.
  • Man is born broken. He lives by mending. The grace of God is glue.
  • The modern individual is committed to being successful, not to being a person. He belongs rightly to the 'action generation' whose motto is 'do more but feel less.'
  • I really love 'America's Next Top Model.' I'm always tweeting about it, and people are like, 'You need to get a life!'
  • He can't imagine the result of the mission because he never saw it.
  • I just thought it was magic that you could stick a bit of paper in some coffee-type liquid and a picture comes out.
  • I'm scammed almost every day. Or, if not scammed, at the very least someone tries to scam me. Usually more than once a day.