If at any moment of the day I ever think I’m remotely cool at all which is hardly ever I have two daughters who make sure that never happens.
Man is a genius when he is dreaming.
I remember when metal was something you really had to search out and now I hear it on car commercials.
I’m a drugstore beauty girl I love going to the drugstore and buying makeup.
If the markets had behaved badly that would obviously add to people’s sense of alarm… but there has been a lot of reassurance coming particularly in the way the Brits handled all this. There seems to be no great fear that something like that is going to happen here.
I think I had kind of an advantage. When I was growing up my dad had just got out of jail and he had a great record collection. He had – it was all – these were the songs. So I heard a lot of these songs like my whole life so for me it was easy. I already knew what I was going to sing.
The most important loan to pay is your student loan. It’s more important than your mortgage car and credit card payments. You cannot discharge student loan debt in the majority of cases.
I haven’t lost faith in human nature and I haven’t decided to be less compassionate to strangers.
Now I design what I want to wear and it works that way.
Architecture arouses sentiments in man. The architect’s task therefore is to make those sentiments more precise.
I love when I go out and I have my hair and makeup done but I also like it when I’m just with the family because that’s real.
What is art but a way of seeing?
I think there’s nothing better than laughing in life so that’s nice to be thought of as someone who can make someone laugh. It’s ’cause I think life is hard. You know my dad was a really silly man. A great Irish silly man. And that’s fine.
And as the Divine that goes forth from the Lord is the good of love and the truth of faith the angels are angels and are heaven in the measure in which they receive good and truth from the Lord.
Freedom is a system based on courage.
Head Start graduates are more likely to graduate from high school and less likely to need special education repeat a grade or commit crimes in adolescence.
Los Angeles is like a beauty parlor at the end of the universe.
The art of pleasing consists in being pleased.
Getting and keeping my immunity became very important to me. For I needed to take care of myself and my family. No one else was worried about me.
It’s amazing what you can get on open source now if you actually use the right search engines to find the material.
I don’t ever want to be hugely famous because I had a little taste of it after ‘East Is East’ and ‘Bend It.’
It is a matter of public shame that while we have now commemorated our hundredth anniversary not one in every ten children attending Public schools throughout the colonies is acquainted with a single historical fact about Australia.
It’s amazing that no matter how much money you have you can make some bad decisions and in five months you’re on the street begging.
The printed page conveys information and commitment and requires active involvement. Television conveys emotion and experience and it’s very limited in what it can do logically. It’s an existential experience – there and then gone.
Ever since the collapse of cap and trade legislation and the realization that President Obama is unlikely to ever utter the words ‘climate change’ in public again much less use the bully pulpit to prepare the nation for the catastrophic risks of inaction the movement has been in a funk.
As one who participated in all the wars of the state of Israel I saw the horror of wars. I saw the fear of wars. I saw my best friends being killed in battles. I was seriously injured twice.