Worry Quotes

  • All rock musicians are deaf... Or insensitive to mellow sounds.
  • I do not go on my Wikipedia page. There's just too much weird information on there for me to pick apart.
  • I love to laugh and dance. That's kind of my nature, though I end up always playing these angry, depressing characters.
  • When I was twelve, Uncle Randall looked up long enough to see that I was a reader as well, so he walked me down his hall to a linen-closet door and opened it up onto a wall of paperbacks. There were books behind books, as deep in as I could reach. He told me to take three, and when I was done, bring them back and take three more.
  • The best thing is being really close. The worst thing is being really close.
  • Justice is horrible.
  • I was told by my mother at the age of five that I was going to be a doctor, and that was the end of the conversation. I was presented with a toy stethoscope and told to learn how to use it.
  • I was raised a Catholic. But I am not religious. In my work, I am interested in real flesh and blood.
  • You always worry about films when you hear about them making decisions after announcements are made.
  • The Doors movie is a pack of lies. It did not make money. You want to make money in America? Tell the truth.
  • I will open an era of grand national unity.
  • As an actor, you just want to continue to work on things that you like. You can be in this business a long time and consistently working and just be totally artistically unfulfilled.
  • No two directors make the same film the same way.
  • People strangely revere dance. They see it as another world, and dancers are somehow mysterious - just because they don't speak.
  • I've got no interest in football. My brother's a footballer, too, and I was dragged to the freezing pitch every week as a child. I don't see much glamour in it.
  • Something I've really enjoyed learning more about is course design.
  • Even if you feel someone has wronged you or owes you something, no one is going to give you anything for free.
  • Lyndon Johnson, I know for a fact, was a great president. And I don't mean by that he was a great man.
  • I want to make everyone believe that they can understand math and science.
  • There's nothing like a hit movie to make you think you're one of the chosen people. It's amazing how smart we are the morning after a hit opens.
  • Now that I have retired, and even though I wanted to play more, I can always look back and say that at least I won Wimbledon; also, winning the tournament in Rotterdam in 1995.
  • If you take different mythologies from different cultures, the names may change and the story lines may vary but there is always something in common.
  • Don't be afraid to adapt new ingredients into your own techniques, and traditional ingredients into new recipes.
  • To know how to dissimulate is the knowledge of kings.
  • Don't be afraid of developing a contrarian viewpoint on what type of person is perfect for your company as CTO and how you're going to find that person.
  • All readers are tourists. We want to make sense of what we see and hear, to find the balance between what is unknown and what we can call ours.
  • There is only one true thing: instantly paint what you see. When you've got it, you've got it. When you haven't, you begin again. All the rest is humbug.
  • Many things there be in the scripture, which have a carnal fulfilling, even there where they be spoken or done; and yet have another spiritual signification, to be fulfilled long after in Christ and his kingdom, and yet never known till the thing be done.
  • Don't be afraid in nature: one must be bold, at the risk of having been deceived and making mistakes.
  • Lead yourself whenever your boss' leadership deteriorates. When your boss doesn't praise what you do, praise yourself. When your boss doesn't make you big, make yourself big. Remember, if you have done your best, failure does not count.
  • When I cook with my son, I might chop vegetables and have fun with different shapes. Cooking is a way to teach kids about other things, like reading or math with all of the weights and measures. There are so many things that are part of cooking that are also very educational.
  • The only point in making money is, you can tell some big shot where to go.
  • I am no party man in this matter in any degree; and if I have any objection to the motion it is this, that whereas it is a motion to inquire into the manufacturing distress of the country, it should have been a motion to inquire into manufacturing and agricultural distress.
  • I used this line to demonstrate how important colors are in movies: It's not a caprice.
  • I think real life reflects your movies. In your life, you pick stuff that influences what movie roles you wanna pick. I think if you've got an interesting life, you wanna do interesting movies about interesting things.
  • Now that I am playing a movie star, I am ready to be a real one.
  • In real life there are indeed black people who have been in the middle class for generations, but in entertainment it's as if they don't exist.
  • The mere holding of slaves, therefore, is a condition having per se nothing of moral character in it, any more than the being a parent, or employer, or ruler.
  • I don't think I am a proud person, but I think my children are incredible... I think I am part of that.
  • Whatever you may say, the body depends on the soul.
  • Dining should be something that isn't always taken extremely seriously.
  • We went a few decades without a good mullet on TV, so I'm happy to bring it back.
  • Don't be afraid of your dreams.
  • 'Dragnet' (the 1951 original, transferred nearly intact from radio) served as a veritable template for all cop shows to come.
  • What gives me the most hope every day is God's grace; knowing that his grace is going to give me the strength for whatever I face, knowing that nothing is a surprise to God.
  • I need to protect myself from my own addictive impulse.
  • I don't believe in lobbying only progressives and liberal members of Congress. I don't believe in doing interviews only with those who share my views. I want to reach a wider audience.
  • I love the characters not knowing everything and the reader knowing more than them. There's more mischief in that and more room for seriousness, too.