Abraham Lincoln Quotes
I hope to stand firm enough to not go backward, and yet not go forward fast enough to wreck the country's cause.
Quotes from other Authors
Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
When I was an adolescent, I abandoned my country at 23 years to come to Paris to know Andre Breton, the 'Pope of Surrealism.' And for three years, I was there working with him being a surrealist.
He that displays too often his wife and his wallet is in danger of having both of them borrowed.
Plot is what happens in your story. Every story needs structure, just as every body needs a skeleton. It is how you 'flesh out and clothe' your structure that makes each story unique.
We African Americans have now spent the major part of the 20th Century battling racism.
Constance Baker Motley
Eleven years old is not an early age to set your sight on the Olympics for a gymnast, because we normally peak in high school. I first qualified for the Olympics team during my sophomore year in high school, when I was 15 years old.
It is better to vote for what you want and not get it than to vote for what you don't want and get it.
Eugene Victor Debs
I live a very normal regimented life that focuses on my training and my private life so I squeeze the insane stuff in around that.
For some reason, I seem to be bothered whenever I see acts of injustice and assaults on people's civil liberties. I imagine what I write in the future will follow in that vein. Whether it's fiction or non-fiction.
I think the grandfather of the set is the director. He needs to have authority, to do what people want. A warm grandfather; he needs to know his job, to be open.
I like to go to the gym with my girls, practice yoga, try new recipes, bake, have slumber parties, go to the beach, have adventures, book hunt, shop for new records, or road trip somewhere... anything that keeps me laughing and excited about the day, really. I like feeling free to do what I or my friends want to do on our days off.
There are still people in my party who believe in consensus politics. I regard them as Quislings, as traitors... I mean it.
I didn't know anything about movies or movie stars or the Academy or anything. I was just a blank sheet of paper. I was totally ignorant of all that stuff. I never went to the movies, didn't know anything about the movies.
I know this is kind of corny, but we thought about renewing our vows again because I think my mom would really love it if we did that in Arkansas, where I came from.
And the insidious thing is that people will either see a movie because it did well last weekend or won't see it because it didn't do well.