One tequila, two tequila, three tequila, floor.
When I began my career as a flight attendant, I was a 21-year-old with a B.A. in English and stars in her eyes. I wanted to see every city in the world. I wanted to have adventures that, I hoped, would fuel a writing career some day.
The human being is not the lord of beings, but the shepherd of Being.
It's time to acknowledge that more government and higher taxes is not the answer to our problem.
There's no time for boys in my life right now.
I'm not afraid to tell the world who I am. I'm Michael Sam: I'm a college graduate. I'm African American, and I'm gay. I'm comfortable in my skin.
Technologies tend to undermine community and encourage individualism.
I'm feeling pretty good right now, but I hope we can just win the whole thing and I can run off into the sunset and say good-bye.
Working on 'Dexter' is like shooting one big movie every year.
Not only do Imgurians get the opportunity to find the content that they love but also serve up their favorite content to others who visit their profiles.
For Scary Movie 2, we had a due date and had to work fast. And though there's a lot of pressure, as artists, we just block it out. So really, the pressure comes from us. That's how the first movie happened. There was no outside pressure: we wanted to hit the audience hard.
There's not a single flashlight app that's not spying on you right now.
All religions are founded on the fear of the many and the cleverness of the few.
Democrats have a long history of utilizing the threat of a potential Ebola outbreak to request massive federal funds while attacking Republicans for expressing skepticism over their funding schemes.
Nowadays it seems to me nobody takes trouble about anything, especially writing songs.
I want to see my niece and nephew grow up, to see their children... I get crazy at the idea that a time will come when I won't see Daniel and Allegra anymore.
People love to play expectations games, and that is always bad for collaboration internal to a team, with your manager, or externally with customers.
To observe people in conflict is a necessary part of a child's education. It helps him to understand and accept his own occasional hostilities and to realize that differing opinions need not imply an absence of love.
Balance is if you try hard, you work hard then the rewards are in balance with what you put in and what is available.
I like the idea of multidisciplinary conversations, so in that spirit, I try and make a contribution from the art world into the music world.
Winning had become kind of automatic, but I realized in 2008 that at any moment that could be taken away from me.
When you want to die, you at least have a goal. You're aiming for something. It's not a good goal, but at least you want something. And you've got anger and fear, but at least you're feeling something.
Economists typically think that your happiness goes up as you get more money, but the more you have, the less each additional dollar matters. This means that you value money most in times when you have less income and more expenses.
I've always learned when you win a game, no matter what the stats look like, you have to enjoy the victories because they are hard to come by.
I wear jeans and a T-shirt sometimes. I just like clothes - since the first time I can remember, like age ten or eleven; I was just obsessed with music and clothes. Just like a lot of people in England from my generation.
I haven't let the gold medal out of my sight; it sleeps next to me in bed.
Getting to work with Edie Falco and watching her be a quiet presence - but a very powerful presence - and so brilliant and free? That was the first person I saw where I was like, 'I want to emulate that.'
Our dependence on foreign energy sources is our Achilles heel, not just in the realm of diplomacy, but in terms of our future as the world's economic leader.
I'm certainly really rather tall at 6 foot 3, and I've been this way since I was 14, but for years, women who are even 5 foot 10 have come up to me in the street and said, 'Oh, it's so nice to see a woman who is taller than me. I've always felt like a giant.'