I don’t need to be wildly famous for my life to make sense.
Every summer my husband and I pack our suitcases load our kids into the car and drive from tense crowded New York City to my family’s cottage in Maine. It’s on an island with stretches of sea and sandy beaches rocky coasts and pine trees. We barbecue swim lie around and try to do nothing.
He who is fixed to a star does not change his mind.
Once you’re in a particular country and you’re surrounded by musicians who are so adept at traditional music you suddenly realize how much there is to explore and digest and learn and experience.
Courage is action not talk.
When we’re on set we kind of joke around and when we’re rehearsing we change up the scenes and make each other laugh. We lighten up the mood. The blooper reel is going to be amazing on ‘New Moon.’
To the degree we’re not living our dreams our comfort zone has more control of us than we have over ourselves.
I feel less alone when I read the books of Ratzinger.
You may tell a man thou art a fiend but not your nose wants blowing to him alone who can bear a thing of that kind you may tell all.
Maybe it’s a tired tale but without an education you’re not going to go anywhere.
Beauty is often worse than wine intoxicating both the holder and beholder.
Criticism is the art of appraising others at one’s own value.
In this new century our commitment to family and to faith to community and opportunity to freedom and to hope will be the light that shines to lead us forward.
Dad made it to Gold Shield Detective so he always busted Robin my oldest brother and me. Always got caught whatever we were doing.
I will admit to hoarding beauty products. I’m a beauty lady.
Personal sins should not require press releases and problems within a family shouldn’t have to mean public confessions.
To run away from trouble is a form of cowardice and while it is true that the suicide braves death he does it not for some noble object but to escape some ill.
My view is pensioners don’t have the one option that people of working age have. They can’t really increase their income because they are no longer able to work.
Practically everyone in Hollywood has a neighbor who’s been famous wants to be famous is famous has been married to someone famous worked with someone famous slept with someone famous been blackmailed by someone famous.
I used the music kind of as therapy and it’s just amazing that I feel so free after doing that. I feel like I had it trapped inside of me and now I feel free. So it’s been a very good therapy session for me as well.
You know most people they want to go to Hollywood. They want to be a star. They want to be a rock star. That thought never entered any of our minds the Van Halen family.
I would never have done what I’d done if I’d considered my father as somebody I wanted to please.
It was always my goal to ‘up the ante’ on good design and rye devoted much of my career to this.
Prayer is as natural an expression of faith as breathing is of life.
I want to be age appropriate. I don’t want to be that girl you see walking away and she looks 25 and then she turns around and she looks 90.
I’m sure everything has a bearing on what I’m doing. My family is a lower-middle-class family there’s lots of children seven brothers two sisters grew up together fighting with each other went to school. My mother went to school up to 4th grade. My father went to school up to 8th grade. So that’s about the education level we had in the family.