God bless Africa, Guard her people, Guide her leaders, And give her peace.
Every restaurant needs to have a point of view.
For my part, I plan to work out a fair and adequate redistribution of city services to all city neighborhoods.
The CAFTA region currently imports $15 billion annually of U.S. agriculture and manufactured goods.
I'll make a diet cheesecake, but I'll put it in a Sara Lee box. Or I'll have a huge bowl of pasta, but it's actually just a cup of pasta - the rest is vegetables. It makes me feel less deprived.
The '60s was one of the first times the power of music was used by a generation to bind them together.
Not until he stood at the altar did he achieve a sense of being hale and furnished. It was strange, he thought, that a man would find his surest current in the spot where he felt least worthy.
To be challenged means to strive. I'm almost certain that's true.
Since 'The Overachievers' came out, I've been doing a lot of lectures and talking to kids across the country.
I'm a pastor. I say, 'Let the church say amen,' and that settles it. Everything has been said, you know; it's like we have to agree with God.
Sometimes I get so pumped up, I get a headache. I get woozy. I get dizzy. I like that feeling, I don't know why.
Working next to Glenn Close was unreal. I kept saying, 'I'm gonna pinch myself, this is a dream.' She's one of the most respected actresses in the world, and I respect her so much.
Men's ideas are the most direct emanations of their material state.
My earliest acting memory is making up a play for my mom and dad called The Lonesome Baby. I have no idea what The Lonesome Baby was about. I just remember the title. But I'm sure it was an epic.
There's only one way to gain mountain sense, and that's to be in the mountains a lot. Unfortunately, when you're a young climber, you have none. You're out there, and your risk level is high.
Conventional dogmas, even if endowed with the authority of an Aristotle - ancient or modern - must be tested vigorously. If they are found wanting, we need not bother with them. But if they are found to be substantially correct, we may not overlook them.
I don't know why, but women in a hair salon share their deepest secrets.
If I had my career over again? Maybe I'd say to myself, speed it up a little.
It's quite hard to have your mom as a teacher - it's like, she's not necessarily a 'real teacher' for me. But she'd always teach me to really hear the music, and develop my ear, and to try and hear the harmonics of the piano.
The research phase was really fascinating - I'm not a closeted nerd, I'm an out-of-the-closet nerd.
The thing about me is that my secret passion is history.
Unless and until our society recognizes cyber bullying for what it is, the suffering of thousands of silent victims will continue.
I've got a thing for footwear; I have about 200 pairs of shoes from all over the world.
I knew Ali would beat Foreman - absolutely. At Deer Lake, his fight camp in Pennsylvania, his training sessions were awesome.
Bertelsmann understood our vision when they first invested in us... They still believe in that vision.
We have two dogs, Mabel and Wolf, and three cats at home, Charlie, George and Chairman. We have two cats on our farm, Tom and Little Sister, two horses, and two mini horses, Hannah and Tricky. We also have two cows, Holy and Madonna. And those are only the animals we let sleep in our bed.
If you're a woman doing classic theater, the big roles are often destroyers. I've played Hedda Gabler, Lady Macbeth, some of the Chekhovian heroines, Electra, Phaedra - they're all powerful women, but they're forces of negativity.
I have a background in technology, design, architecture, arts and sciences. I see myself as a multi-dimensional person.
One of the things that all authors of fiction must learn to judge is whether - and in what detail - to describe the face of a character.