The absence of flaw in beauty is itself a flaw.
I think as a Canadian hockey player you go through it in your mind so many times being able to stand on that blue line and hear your national anthem play and being a gold medal champion you dream of that. And then to be able to accomplish that and actually win a gold medal and represent your country its an amazing feeling.
Yesterday is but today’s memory and tomorrow is today’s dream.
When you put your total faith in God no matter what happens to a person who’s a true believer if you die you know you’re going to heaven to be with God.
Being fired was the best luck of my life. It made me stop and reflect. It was the birth of my life as a writer.
Violence is a very ugly thing. Violence is often so casual on film and made to look so cool and so sexy but violence is a repulsive repugnant act that human beings inflict on each other. It shouldn’t seem to be cool and sexy ever really.
After all these years it’s still amazing what Obama is allowed to get away with. He says low gas prices in 2009 were caused by a terrible economy but then claims that the lower number of illegal aliens crossing the border is because of his border policies not the same lousy economy.
I do not know whether I was then a man dreaming I was a butterfly or whether I am now a butterfly dreaming I am a man.
Risk means everything from being honest about your faith to moving to quitting a job that’s paying you a fortune but it’s not what’s in your heart. Risking things is one of the biggest fears we have.
When a man’s best friend is his dog that dog has a problem.
I’m pretty content with what I have but the one thing that I don’t have is something like the iPod – but PC-based. I think that would be cool.
It doesn’t take money to have style it just takes a really good eye. Sometimes you can find amazing culinary antiques that will make it feel like an old French kitchen.
But I being poor have only my dreams I have spread my dreams under your feet Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.
When the truth is that there would be no great Western music and certainly no decent choral repertoire without the Catholic faith.
Yeah I try to be the best example I can be for young girls just as far as my person goes – just to uphold a good image.
Doing something that warrants the attention of the President of the United States is super cool.
I studied voice for about two years with an amazing coach and I never rose above the level of mediocre.
It’s insecurity that is always chasing you and standing in the way of your dreams.
I want people to just to see all you got to do is have a little faith.
Thirty was so strange for me. I’ve really had to come to terms with the fact that I am now a walking and talking adult.
We used to play the underground clubs like the UFO and Middle Earth and they were great because they would have on things like a poet string quartets and then a rock band! It was kinda cool!
The best player I’ve ever played with was Paul Gascoigne. He had everything. He was amazing.
It is one of the blessings of this world that few people see visions and dream dreams.
I spent four months in Prague in these blue rooms reacting to nothing and you basically place your faith in the hands of the director and the special effects co-coordinator and you keep your fingers crossed and hope that the creatures look really scary.
To my surprise my 70s are nicer than my 60s and my 60s than my 50s and I wouldn’t wish my teens and 20s on my enemies.
The military is a very cool world to write about. I went down to Ft. Benning Ga. for military training and I learned a lot about soldiers and officers and why they joined up and what their life has been like.