Angela Carter – In a secular age an authentic mira…

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In a secular age an authentic miracle must purport to be a hoax in order to gain credit in the world.
-Angela Carter
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Frances Farmer – I used to lie between cool clean …

I used to lie between cool clean sheets at night after I’d had a bath after I had washed my hair and scrubbed my knuckles and finger-nails and teeth. Then I could lie quite still in the dark with my face to the window with the trees in it and talk to God.
-Frances Farmer

Harry Connick Jr. – My dad was the district attorn…

My dad was the district attorney of New Orleans for about 30 years. And when he opened his campaign headquarters back in the early ’70s when I was 5 years old my mother wanted me to play the national anthem. And they got an upright piano on the back of a flatbed truck and I played it.
-Harry Connick Jr.

Michael Stipe – So we just kind of created our own…

So we just kind of created our own thing and that’s part of the beauty of Athens: is that it’s so off the map and there’s no way you could ever be the East Village or an L.A. scene or a San Francisco scene that it just became its own thing.
-Michael Stipe

Richard Attenborough – At my age the only problem …

At my age the only problem is with remembering names. When I call everyone darling it has damn all to do with passionately adoring them but I know I’m safe calling them that. Although of course I adore them too.
-Richard Attenborough

Jim Jeffords – Since the day he came into office P…

Since the day he came into office President Bush has worked to gut more than 34 years of hard work by weakening many of our Nation’s standing environmental laws some of which were signed into law by his father.
-Jim Jeffords

Howard Staunton – If either player abandon the gam…

If either player abandon the game by quitting the table in anger or in an otherwise offensive manner or by momentarily resigning the game or refuses to abide by the decision of the Umpire the game must be scored against him.
-Howard Staunton

Amy Poehler – When you’re a stay-at-home mother yo…

When you’re a stay-at-home mother you have to pretend it’s really boring but it’s not. It’s enriching and fulfilling and an amazing experience. And then when you’re a working mother you have to pretend that you feel guilty all day long.
-Amy Poehler

Paul Feig – Period costume films are fun to discov…

Period costume films are fun to discover but they’re not relatable. It’s more ‘Wow that’s cool – did it really look like that back then?’ Whereas with a comedy you’re like ‘Yeah that’s me that’s my friends.’ No matter what I want people to relate.
-Paul Feig

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