Neil Cross Quotes
To kind of go through life not caring is a spectacular attribute. It's one I wish I had.
Quotes from other Authors
Man spends his life in reasoning on the past, in complaining of the present, in fearing future.
Yet what you need is not marches, demonstrations, rallies or wide associations, all of them are important. What you need is direct action. The sooner people understand that, the sooner we'll begin to change things.
You have to find a way to protect yourself in a certain way from people who are constantly demanding your time.
I have become down-hearted, I have become discouraged, I have become depressed. I'm just like you. I'm a human being and I have my problems.
One was never taught how to begin at drama school. But all it required was one intake of breath.
I had an audition for Mary Jane Watson in 'Spiderman' and ended up playing Betty Brant in that series. I auditioned for Amy Adams' role in 'Catch Me If You Can' and, you know, ended up playing the bank teller. So there were a lot of times early on where I felt like I was always sort of the bridesmaid, never the bride - never quite right.
Nothing bores me more than books where you read two pages and you know exactly how it's going to come out. I want twists and turns that surprise me, characters that have a difficult time and that I don't know if they're going to live or die.
George Raymond Richard Martin
I have always stood in awe of the camera. I recognize it for the instrument it is, part Stradivarius, part scalpel.
I am not telling men to step away from speaking for women's rights; rather, I am focusing on women to be independent to fight for themselves.
Ratings agencies are the glue that ostensibly holds the entire financial industry together.
There's something great about all your worst fears coming true and being said about you. There's a tremendous liberation on some level.
People are like dirt. They can either nourish you and help you grow as a person or they can stunt your growth and make you wilt and die.
I can't think of any other region in the world which is such a vast source of fossils.
For years, I've felt like the loneliest brother on the planet. I don't play basketball, I can't dance, and I'd rather listen to Harry Nilsson than hip hop.
I was 10, and I played Jim Hawkins in 'Treasure Island' at school, and this great Liverpudlian actor called Andrew Schofield - he was Johnny Rotten in 'Sid And Nancy' - came to watch it, and he had a word with my mum and dad afterwards and told them I should have a go at the Everyman youth theatre. I've never looked back.