Working with amazing people you continue to learn and develop yourself as an actor and as a person.
It’s an incredible con job when you think about it to believe something now in exchange for something after death. Even corporations with their reward systems don’t try to make it posthumous.
There are three major social issues that this country is struggling with: education poverty and drugs. Two of them we talk about and one of them we don’t.
At my age no one is married no one has kids no one has a career.
Even though my father was a radio comedian it wasn’t cool to say at a young age ‘I want to be a comedian.’
Allowing children to show their guilt show their grief show their anger takes the sting out of the situation.
They should invent some way to tape-record your dreams. I’ve written songs in my dreams that were Beatles songs. Then I’d wake up and they’d be gone.
Rhyme patterns are nothing without meanings to the words. A lot of rappers can do those flows but the raps aren’t really about anything – which is cool sometimes but to have the flow and the message is one of my favorite things.
People are never more insecure than when they become obsessed with their fears at the expense of their dreams.
You have a dramatic portion of your television program and you treat it dramatically and then you have a comedic portion of your program and you treat it differently. Why do you change who are between the two pieces? You’re the same person. Just go.
Sometimes airport security people recognize me. I’ll go through the whole screening process and at the end they’ll go ‘Hey man I really like your work.’ That’s so cool.
Old age is the most unexpected of all the things that can happen to a man.
So to hope to be able to have peace to be able to have justice and environmental balance are consequences of our behavior not just our intentions.
Investors have few spare tires left. Think of the image of a car on a bumpy road to an uncertain destination that has already used up its spare tire. The cash reserves of people have been eaten up by the recent market volatility.
An appeal to fear never finds an echo in German hearts.
The problem is that once the rules of art are debunked and once the unpleasant realities the irony diagnoses are revealed and diagnosed ‘then’ what do we do?
There is no self-knowledge but an historical one. No one knows what he himself is who does not know his fellow men especially the most prominent one of the community the master’s master the genius of the age.
Fear is that thing that keeps you up there on that other plateau. Fear is that thing that just keeps you closed down and quite frankly alone.
Being aware of your fear is smart. Overcoming it is the mark of a successful person.
Republicans use think tanks to come up with a lot of their messages. The think tanks are the single worst most undisciplined example of communication I’ve ever seen.
I live in constant fear of being fired or dropped for that dark part of my work I can’t control.
To me age is a number just a number. Who cares?
Try as hard as we may for perfection the net result of our labors is an amazing variety of imperfectness. We are surprised at our own versatility in being able to fail in so many different ways.
I was always the guy getting kicked out of my classes at school for having an attitude problem.
Writers write. Dreamers talk about it.
But I have a driver so I can return calls while I’m in the car.