I love sci-fi, computer games. I love any escapes. Give me them all.
I have always heard that uber-successful people who write books about how to become uber-successful all have one thing in common: They all meditate every day. I consider yoga my meditation.
A young imagination is bold, likes to make bigger leaps. It likes to, well, imagine that the dustbuster is a dinosaur; that the computer mouse is a hotrod; that the box is a cave; that the rawhide is a torch... or a baton... or something.
Oh, what could be more delicious than replacing Chuck Grassley on the Senate Agriculture Committee?
The biggest problem has been exhaustion. I've spent about 6 of the last 14 years completely bedridden.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
If the choice were made, one for us to lose our sovereignty and become a member of the Commonwealth or remain with our sovereignty and lose the membership of the Commonwealth, I would say let the Commonwealth go.
If you feel anything weird, immediately call 911 and give them your address because you may not make it past the phone call.
No city should be too large for a man to walk out of in a morning.
I'm a Christian but only me and the Lord know that for sure.
Personally, I do the best work with people I'm closest with. I know what their tastes are, and they are similar to mine. That close personal relationship is what delivers the best work.
I grew up in a household that was a labor household. My dad was a Teamster and a milk truck driver. My mother was a secretary. Neither of them got through high school. But they worked hard and they gave me very, very important opportunities to go to school, get a good education.
The First Industrial Revolution used water and steam power to mechanize production. The Second used electric power to create mass production. The Third used electronics and information technology to automate production.
I want to reach as many people as possible with the message of music, of wonderful opera.
If these men decided that they have to go in there and fight, I want them to send their own children and grandchildren. I want them to not send a bunch of strangers' kids in there to fight and die.
I speak with the right pronouns. It's 'we' and 'our.' It's never 'me' or 'I.
We have no right to express an opinion until we know all of the answers.
If you don't accept failure as a possibility, you don't set high goals, you don't branch out, you don't try - you don't take the risk.
Oh, I still like to play and I still play when I want to.
That's the most amazing thing about writing, whether it's in prose or comics: that you can create something from nothing, and suddenly they come to life, like they've always been there.
I had one girl tell me last night that I'm the greatest thing ever, that she wants to aspire to be me. Just stuff like, 'You're my idol. I love you.' It's awesome. It's what it's all about.
If you have enough people sitting around telling you you're wonderful, then you start believing you're fabulous, then someone tells you you stink and you believe that too!
One regret I have is that I did not learn more about what was happening very early, so that I could have tried to stop people from engaging in illegal activities.
I'm pleased to say I grew up in a happy family in Dublin. I feel we're very close.
Proverbs are all very fine when there's nothing to worry you, but when you're in real trouble, they're not a bit of help.
The ability and desire to transform the mundane materials at hand that we both bring into the collaboration well beyond the sum total of the parts - to birth a new baby neither of us could claim single parentage of.
To me, mathematics, computer science, and the arts are insanely related. They're all creative expressions.
I love Audrey Hepburn. I thought she was very classy.
Around the district, I've talked to more local bankers who are scared to death.