Once I had a steel job for half of a day. I never went back to collect my pay.
I guess we decided to make a new record 3 years ago when Nancy was done scoring for Almost Famous.
Hear me, my chiefs! I am tired. My heart is sick and sad. From where the sun now stands, I will fight no more forever.
The type of athletes we draft still need types of versatility on the defense side of the ball, run the offense. You should still be concerned on the offense side of the ball.
I'm rather a cynic, I suppose. I do not believe in the niceness of humanity.
As a little girl in Arizona, none of the women in my family had a cultural connection with Girl Scouts, but the opportunity resonated with my mother as a platform that would allow me to excel in school.
The thing running through me is the same thing that writes songs. It's the fighter about to get into the ring. It's like, I'm not here to entertain you; I'm here to get this out, whatever it is.
In '92 - '93, I was at that age when I was looking for my identity and that's when I found dance music and I really fell in love with it.
We usually use that mostly on the weekends because we have access to the range during the week. But I can tell you a number of times they have had a training holiday at Fort Benning, so nobody trains, and to drag him in is like pulling teeth.
I have quite a robust relationship with regret. You simply don't know what the alternative would have been.
I feel I'm entitled to my opinion, right or wrong.
Oh, I just want what we all want: a comfortable couch, a nice beverage, a weekend of no distractions and a book that will stop time, lift me out of my quotidian existence and alter my thinking forever.
We won't be able to stop disasters from happening. On the contrary, climate change may increase the frequency and severity of floods, droughts and storms. But we are better equipped today to prepare for them and reduce their impact.
Without sounding negative, I'm not a huge fan of a lot of stand-up. I'm more interested in an absurd kind of theater.
You don't necessarily need a script or actors to tell a compelling tale. Finding a person at a key moment in his life and rendering the truth as you see it - that's the truest form of drama.
Idleness among children, as among men, is the root of all evil, and leads to no other evil more certain than ill temper.
The residence of the Plymouth settlers in the Netherlands, and the later conquest of the Dutch colonies, had brought the Americans into contact with the singularly wise and free institutions of the Dutch.
The funny thing is the songs that people think are about me probably aren't. And the songs that are probably are the ones they wouldn't think... so that's where it kind of is funny.
I did not find that writing a diary with a lead male character differed in any essential way from writing one with a female character. They all had the same challenges in terms of attempting to establish an identity, coping with loneliness, friendships, relationships.
When you take something extremely broad, then it is not a work of expansion or work of compression. It's hard because you have to decide what to throw out.
I have fond memories of Chris Penn, who's sadly not with us. He always made me laugh - it was great to be with him.
Victor Saville was bad news because he wanted money just to do one big picture.
The class has become over the years fairly large, running to three hundred or more, but I always insist upon reading all the student folklore collections myself. Although this is a tall order, I look forward to it because I learn so much from it.
You shouldn't restrict peoples' freedom on what they can and cannot do with code.
What light is to the eyes - what air is to the lungs - what love is to the heart, liberty is to the soul of man.
A key ingredient in innovation is the ability to challenge authority and break rules.
I remember lying on the floor of the living room with headphones on when I was four or five years old, listening to the Saturday Night Fever soundtrack.
Seen through the eyes of a U.S. soldier, Afghanistan is a scary place.
My trumpeting sounds like a goose farting in the fog.