You cannot change your destination overnight but you can change your direction overnight.
Beauty fades! I just turned 29 so I probably don’t have that many good years left in me.
Not to transmit an experience is to betray it.
I am free of all prejudices. I hate every one equally.
There is nothing new in art except talent.
It is best for the wise man not to seem wise.
I am bound to add that the excess in too little has ever proved in me more dangerous than the excess in too much the last may cause indigestion but the first causes death.
I know I had my equivalents in Adrian Lester and Lenny James when I was at drama school. I remember David Harewood doing ‘Othello’ at the National and Adrian Lester having done Cheek by Jowl’s famous ‘As You Like It and Company’ at the Donmar. Not necessarily performances I saw but just the fact they happened was massively encouraging.
No passion so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.
She can’t even chew gum and walk in a straight line let alone write a book.
If there was an observer on Mars they would probably be amazed that we have survived this long.
It was amazing and inspiring to see so many people come together through music to aid the great state of Vermont.
One of the darkest deepest shames so many of us mothers feel nowadays is our fear that we are Bad Mothers that we are failing our children and falling far short of our own ideals.
Being a famous actress may give you a sense of being important but believe me it’s just an illusion.
The incestuous relationship between government and big business thrives in the dark.
Just because you are blind and unable to see my beauty doesn’t mean it does not exist.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
I don’t think as a creator that I could create an experience that truly feels interactive if you don’t have something to hold in your hand if you don’t have something like force feedback that you can feel from the controller.
Literature for me isn’t a workaday job but something which involves desires dreams and fantasy.
I was a student at Columbia College actually in the Architecture school. Paul would drive in from Queens showing me these new songs. I can’t remember us working it out.
Only through art can we emerge from ourselves and know what another person sees.
My attitude toward graduate students was different I must say. I used graduate students as colleagues: I gave them the best problems to work on and I encouraged them.
Painting is a faith and it imposes the duty to disregard public opinion.
I have an education I went to college you know?
This Halloween the most popular mask is the Arnold Schwarzenegger mask. And the best part? With a mouth full of candy you will sound just like him.
While the recent addition of the National Guard providing a support role manning computers and cameras has allowed more Border Patrol agents to work the field more agents are still needed.