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Something is missing in our culture. We can't quite celebrate the scientific literary tradition.
— Ian Mcewan
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It's pretty satisfying to use an image when you don't have a great articulate response. And to be able to customize emoji? Imagine if you were a car enthusiast and you were able to create a car from scratch. That's what this is like for me. I'm an emoji enthusiast.
Wilt Chamberlain lied when he said he had 20,000 women.
I've completely lost faith in the Democratic Party to truly serve the disadvantaged.
I like to work for four or five hours a day. I aim for seven days a week.
The pain passes, but the beauty remains.
I am private.
If you don't change, reality in the end forces that change upon you.
These days I'm mostly familiar with two parts of L.A.: one is movie culture, and the other is Asian culture. The Westside is work, and the Eastside is Chinese - which means my friends.
I realized that equipment really had little to do with why I sound like the way I sound.
If neurotic is wanting two mutually exclusive things at one and the same time, then I'm neurotic as hell. I'll be flying back and forth between one mutually exclusive thing and another for the rest of my days.
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
I always say I want to look haunted.
My goal is to continue to act and still be a professional kiteboarder.
The women's movement was always going to work in two parts. With one part, we'd break open the doors that were closed to women, and with the other part, we'd walk through, transforming society for men and women. Turns out it was a lot easier to open the doors.
I'm really an outdoorsy girl. People think I can't go anywhere without getting all primped up, but I love to go camping, and I'm totally fine with not doing my hair or makeup, not taking a shower and just hiking.
You know, it's just tough to get together and do work with somebody.
Reserve your right to think, for even to think wrongly is better than not to think at all.
I was never a very convincing social conservative, and always avoided associating myself with that part of the broader conservative movement.
I imagine I'll continue on doing it for many years to come.
My mother taught me what it is to have a sense of humour; my dad, who was a headmaster, everything you need to know about hard work. My dad is the most decent man you could come across.