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I was not extremely patriotic about Mother Russia. I played their game, pretending. You have to deal with, you know, party people, KGB. Horrifying.
— Mikhail Baryshnikov
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Sun Cellular is the biggest investment in my business career.
Anybody who doesn't know that politics is crime has got a few screws loose.
They can rule the world while they can persuade us our pain belongs in some order is death by famine worse than death by suicide, than a life of famine and suicide?
I think that the cinema is a physical thing. What I'm looking for is creating a physical shock with the audience. I don't care of the meaning. I don't care of the idea. I don't want to say something. I want to make a 'shock physique.'
I can't remember, I wish I could remember the first time I bet on baseball.
I remember being infuriated from the top of my head to the tip of my toes the first time a screen was put around Bob Carter and me on a train leaving Washington in the 1940s.
I invented the psychological histories and the relationship between Jack and Susan Stanton. I didn't know anything about the Clintons. I don't know more about the Clintons' marriage than you do.
And in the last sentence I would like also to mention that Poland is one of the countries with which the United States has run strategic dialogues since last year.
In mine opinion, love is fitter than fear, gentleness better than beating, to bring up a child rightly in learning.
The ocean is the lifeblood of our world. If we were to lose our fish that we appreciate so much by overfishing; or if we were to lose some of our favorite beaches to overbuilding and pollution, then how would we feel? It's become a case of not knowing what you've got until it's gone.
I like to make all kinds of movies. I'd do 'Ocean's Thirteen' with the right script.
Leading is not hypothetical debating; it's about solving real problems.
I did a lot of acting when I was a child. I was very shy - the kind of kid who ran into a corner and cried on parents' visiting day.
My dream is to go spend a week on some island with no phone.
When I was 18, I broke my leg, and my shin came right through - like I had two knees.
An inability to handle language is not the same thing as stupidity.
You have to defeat a great players aura more than his game.
An awful lot of successful technology companies ended up being in a slightly different market than they started out in.
I was an English major in college with minors in Fine Arts and Humanities.
Art is not supposed to change the world, to change practical things, but to change perceptions. Art can change the way we see the world. Art can create an analogy.