Young Quotes

  • My poems are political in the deeper sense of the word. Political means to live in your time, to be a man of your time.
  • Mankind advances only through struggle.
  • Technical knowledge has now become an integral aspect of the Iranian psyche.
  • It's our responsibility to pass on what we inherited, not to squander it, but to build on it.
  • I never worked in an office in my life.
  • I would never lie to anyone about history.
  • We are always going to be influenced by America... I watched the word 'bum' go out and 'butt' come in. And part of me says, oh that's a shame, but Aussie boys are still Aussie boys.
  • I don't think anyone has the right to intrude in your life, but they do. I would like people to separate the actress and the woman.
  • I can't speak in too much detail about a book or story I'm working on because I find that it takes the energy out of my writing. When I begin to work, it's like a soda bottle that's been jostled before it's opened. There's a lot of pent up energy in there. I have to let it out slowly, carefully, so that I can turn it into a written work.
  • I think what has happened, actually, is that September 11 has given a spur, a renewed urgency, to dialogue between the great faiths.
  • My mother Elizabeth Ivey Brubeck was a pianist who studied with Dame Myra Hess and Tobias Matthey. As a child in California I used to listen to her play Chopin.
  • I was completely devoted to reading and books from the age of seven. It took until I was 18 to have the confidence to write poetry.
  • The Jews' fear of assimilation and intermarriage should not replace fear of anti-Semitism.
  • The Orioles made me. I didn't make the Orioles.
  • I'm old school.
  • Steven Spielberg was my idol growing up. I knew that all of his movies have a very specific message and point of view, and the always are really epic.
  • After I lost the first set, I was like, 'OK, I need to get help because I can't play this way.'
  • In the early 2000s, people expected that anonymity on the Internet would be positive for the development of democracy in South Korea. In a Confucian culture like South Korea's, hierarchy can block the free exchange of opinions in face-to-face situations. The web offered a way around that.
  • I admire my mother. She raised four kids and worked and had no help.
  • A mixture of admiration and pity is one of the surest recipes for affection.
  • People from North India are generally known to be aggressive and emotional.
  • I think the end goal, hopefully, is to take advantage of the attention I've gotten along the way and use it for good and build some communities, and as I get older I can continue to do things and be surrounded by things that are inspirational to me.
  • We are Americans. We - we - we are - we are doctors. We are investment bankers. We are taxi drivers. We are store keepers. We are lawyers. We are - we are part of the fabric of America. And the way that America today treats its Muslims is being watched by over a billion Muslims worldwide.
  • Memory is the personal journalism of the soul.
  • A lot of guys, especially the young guys, I try to do anything I can for them - on the field, off the field, anything.
  • My goal is to see that mental illness is treated like cancer.
  • 'Daredevil: Season One' is kind of in-between. On the one hand, sure, it's a graphic novel. But on the other, it's beholden to existing continuity, and we're still telling the story in issue-length chapters. So it's not that different to writing a miniseries, and I've done plenty of those.
  • I am having so much fun performing, I feel almost guilty. I think, my God, I hope no one comes and busts me for this.
  • They're really nice kids. Michael is really raising them properly and right.
  • I'm allergic to cheese, wheat, and flour.
  • Every life is narrow. Our only escape is not to run away, but to learn to love the people we are and the world in which we find ourselves.
  • When you're young, the goal is to have a hit. You get a little older and the goal becomes to get to make another record.
  • I feel that I can't do certain things that have sent to me, scripts, because I think that really - I've been June Cleaver for so many years, because we went back, you know, and we did - 20-year hiatus we had - and we went back and made 105 new ones. And so I really feel very strongly that there are certain things I won't do.
  • I really wanted to work hard on my lyrics.
  • Just advertising departments with legs and high heels.
  • In other words, what is supposedly found is an invention whose inventor is unaware of his act of invention, who considers it as something that exists independently of him; the invention then becomes the basis of his world view and actions.
  • I'm not sure I'm the sort of actor people are hugely interested in finding out an awful lot about.
  • They are ill discoverers that think there is no land, when they can see nothing but sea.
  • If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable.
  • I love photography. My boyfriend's got a great camera, which I bought for his birthday.
  • The loneliness you get by the sea is personal and alive. It doesn't subdue you and make you feel abject. It's stimulating loneliness.
  • We originally started AdNectar to serve brand advertisers, but we've now found that our publishers are greatly benefiting from integrating our system. In addition to a new revenue source and the data our API provides, it turns out users actually prefer branded over generic virtual items.
  • We know there are poets who are chosen: by what or whom, we no more know than what lies beyond our final breath, or what caused a certain action which resulted in the fulfillment or the desecration and collapse of what we most cared for in life.
  • In more than 20 years I've spent studying the issue, I have yet to hear a convincing argument that college football has anything do with what is presumably the primary purpose of higher education: academics.
  • Towards the end of 2005, Ineos acquired Innovene, the petrochemicals arm of BP, for $9 billion. It quadrupled the size of Ineos overnight and brought with it some of the world's largest industrial sites.
  • I received the best advice for running I ever heard: 'You're not going to win, so just relax. If it feels like work, you're running too hard.'
  • Very narrow areas of expertise can be very productive. Develop your own profile. Develop your own niche.
  • I've owned a business for 26 years. My family isn't in politics and my supporters aren't special interest groups in Madison and Milwaukee.