God is day and night, winter and summer, war and peace, surfeit and hunger.
Quotes from other Authors
I thought we were making a nice little movie. That's how it was regarded by everyone else, too.
There are so many moments and works that influence us in what we do. Movies, music, TV and, most importantly, the profound everydayness of our lives.
When I die, it's going to read, 'Game Show Fixture Passes Away.' Nothing about the theater, or Tony Awards, or Emmys. But it doesn't bother me.
Charles Nelson Reilly
You have to talk about why things happened the way they did. You can't actually explain my political life except by a series of situations rather than by some carefully constructed, rigidly progressed ascendancy.
If I had a story idea that I felt would work best in three volumes I might write a trilogy eventually. I'd very likely write it all at once, though, so I could work on it as a whole and not broken into individual volumes.
The chief executive officer is also the chief sales officer. He or she is responsible for the success of the company and making a profit. The closer the CEO is to the everyday selling process, bringing in business, the more successful the company will become.
I grew up on a farm, so there were rifles around. Every March around springtime, there's a big hunt that goes on, and you go out and hunt down all the pheasants. I actually never shot the pheasants; I'm not a big fan of killing animals myself.
I care about my legacy that I'm leaving, not only for my fans, but for my wife and my children and my grandchildren. I want them to look back and say, 'He did it right and he stood up for what is right.'
My own philanthropic efforts have always included an educational element, whether it's expanding opportunities to educate a promising mind or extending the brain's ability to learn.
Empirically the way you get a product visionary as CEO is for him to found the company and not get fired.
I like to live in places that are kind of off in the cuts so people can't really find me even if they wanted to.
For too long, we financed our schools in a way that has systematically left large segments of our population behind.
My wife was the first romantic partner who understood both American and native parts of me - not so much the positive stuff, but the damage.
I've seen how much effort has to go into a tour, the performance and also how to look after yourself, not just physically, but mentally too.