Meg Ryan Quotes
I don't feel particularly typecast because I think I do so many different kinds of things. Whether they're seen or not is another issue.
Quotes from other Authors
People have a right to have their lives witnessed; if we coexist with the systems that abuse people, then we have a duty to understand.
I always feel like the odd mom out, because trust me when I tell you I'm on my girls. And every time I am, I know from the outside it looks like I'm an overbearing, controlling parent. But I don't think we have any responsibility to anybody else but our kids and ourselves.
Singing as a full-time job was not something I had given a lot of thought to and I had no clear notion of the money to be made in it.
I think of myself as an Olympian. I have had a dream since I was a very small child. And because I have parents without whom I couldn't have realised that dream.
Danielle de Niese
You will find peace not by trying to escape your problems, but by confronting them courageously. You will find peace not in denial, but in victory.
James Donald Walters
For your own self-respect and sanity, your creative freedom, you have to be careful that you don't rely too much on other people's opinions of what you do because it can stunt and inhibit you.
And by the way, I wanted to point out that Kindred is not science fiction. You'll note there's no science in it. It's a kind of grim fantasy.
Octavia Estelle Butler
I like to be lazy. I do like to be busy and really active, but when that's done, you can be sure I will be a lazy boy. I like to take time and relax and enjoy life.
Drinking when we are not thirsty and making love at all seasons, madam: that is all there is to distinguish us from other animals.
It's more a tennis problem than a mental problem. The transition is difficult. It depends how much time you have. Playing on grass can sometimes be a bit of a lottery.
If you know how to read, you have a complete education about life, then you know how to vote within a democracy. But if you don't know how to read, you don't know how to decide. That's the great thing about our country - we're a democracy of readers, and we should keep it that way.
I wanted to acquire an education, work extremely hard and never deviate from my goal, to make it.
A woman would rather visit her own grave than the place where she has been young and beautiful after she is aged and ugly.