Mackenzie Davis Quotes
I sat at the popular table, but I always felt really geeky.
— Mackenzie Davis
Experience in other countries shows how big money, rather than the best political candidate, can influence politics.
Coach Skiles is tough. He's been my only coach in the NBA, so I'm used to it. His rules are a little different at times. At the end of the day, he just wants you to play hard defense, and you can't fault him for that.
The greatest compliment that anyone can pay me is that after I say something, they remember it. I'll go over a piece of copy until I've gotten the essence of what the writer had in mind - every nuance.
Americans are people who prefer the Continent to their own country, but refuse to learn its languages.
Edward Verrall Lucas
Personalization can be very useful in some contexts but very harmful in others. Searching for pizza online, it's probably OK to keep showing the same pizza shop as your No. 1 choice. I don't see any big political consequences out of that.
Choose a subject equal to your abilities; think carefully what your shoulders may refuse, and what they are capable of bearing.
The outcome, the fourth in an issue of five boys born into a staunch Baptist home, meant that from the beginning I was taught to be respectful of others no less than myself, influencing ever since both my political and administrative attitudes.
James Whyte Black
There's been resistance to every new technology that's ever been introduced. When books came out hundreds of years ago, there were complaints that it would destroy the oral tradition. Some of those fears were justified, but it didn't stop the rise of the written word. And books have proven to be incredibly useful.
There are people who believe in an absolutely transparent prose; with every respect for clarity of expression, I don't.
John Milo Ford
I think everybody has to kind of decide what the word 'jazz' means to them, and that's fine.
Every day, I hear a song and I think, 'This would be great to cover on Glee.' I like Led Zeppelin, of course, and Pink Floyd, Alice in Chains.
I've already told you: the only way to a woman's heart is along the path of torment. I know none other as sure.
Marquis de Sade
More and more, we have been able to present the argument that recruitment of child soldiers is a social breakdown that leads to atrocities, because that's why they get them.
Politics I supposed to be the second-oldest profession. I have come to realize that it bears a very close resemblance to the first.