Abraham Lincoln Quotes
These men ask for just the same thing, fairness, and fairness only. This, so far as in my power, they, and all others, shall have.
Quotes from other Authors
I approach serious subjects, and I like to have the good guys win and have the parents among the good guys.
Caroline B. Cooney
Business in Russia was not being done like in the West, with contracts. In Russia, hundreds of millions of dollars were going forward and backward by word of mouth.
Don't Take Anything Personally. Nothing others do is because of you. What others say and do is a projection of their own reality, their own dream. When you are immune to the opinions and actions of others, you won't be the victim of needless suffering.
Don Miguel Ruiz
You really need faith in yourself to make art and to stand up for what you believe in.
I can't maintain the body of a 16-year-old anymore. That's just a really boring life to me. You really just cannot do anything fun, ever.
The situation around Terri Schiavo was a deeply held conflict over what to do if someone isn't going to return to consciousness or competence. Who will decide? Even there, where we had settled legal rules, we still had disagreement. We're torn about these things.
Men's fortunes are on a wheel, which in its turning suffers not the same man to prosper for ever.
There's a whole lot of America that looks at each other and says, 'Well, there's 340 million people living in America. Isn't there somebody other than a Bush or a Clinton who can be president in these modern times?'
You might not think of something like TurboTax as a civic venture, but that product took a confusing interface to a government process and made it simpler and easier to use for citizens.
The minister of the Gospel is really the yardstick by which the nation measures its morals.
But then I quite enjoy when something goes wrong, because when I watch DJs that take it very seriously, it's nice when you make a mistake and laugh about it.
My usual route is, I do a play at South Coast Rep, then there's time between and I revise it, and then I take it to New York.
When I see these young girls who are dreaming the dream that I'm living, it's very very exciting and it puts a big smile on my face.
I can work my butt off and create an album that's wonderful, but if it's never played and never given the outlet, it won't succeed.
Growing up, my dad drank a lot of wine, so I got a taste for, and learned how to enjoy it. He spoke a lot about flavors and differences in tastes of wine. Also, our manager, Rick Sales, is a big wine drinker; he goes to a lot of wine-tasting classes, and he's taught me about the qualities of wine.