Neil Cross Quotes
I am very interested in theology. In fact, my first degree was in theology, so it's something that interests me greatly.
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I'm not particularly impressed with going 50 miles per gallon. That doesn't impress me when we can go to the moon.
I always believe that, as you start out, while you should have a big dream - a big goal - but it's also important to move step by step. So, you know, frankly, if you ask me, when I started as a management trainee in 1984, I don't know that I really thought that I would become the CEO.
Marvin Gaye is one of my favorite revolutionaries. He spoke from his heart, his mind. That's what I want to do.
I rarely believe anything, because at the time of believing I am not really there to believe.
The launch of a space shuttle can still make you weep with amazement and wonder, if you happen to be watching it.
A leader or a man of action in a crisis almost always acts subconsciously and then thinks of the reasons for his action.
I try not to shut any doors before I even get there. I like doing music. I like singing. I love all music. Music kind of goes hand in hand with acting anyway.
What is the value of sticking a microphone in a man's face right after he has learned of his wife's death?
Often, when you look at history, at least through the lens that many of us have looked at history - high school and college courses - a lot of the color gets bled out of it. You're left with a time period that does not look as strange and irrational as the time you're actually living through.
Karen Joy Fowler
The nations of Europe constitute a federative league, a commonwealth of nations which, though it has no central head, is so intimate and elaborate as to subject the action, and sometimes even the internal affairs, of each to surveillance and intervention on the part of all the others.
Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar II
I'm doing a record that has a story that runs through all of the songs, and then there is also a film that goes along with it.
Like many great world faiths, Mormonism has an important strand of sacred mystery. Mormon temples have traditionally been closed to outsiders and designed with opaque windows.
I always notice the dysfunctional dynamic of human relationships because most places where you encounter it, people are trying to pretend it isn't happening.
The one thing the Victorians really believed in was philanthropy. I think we've forgotten the obligation to be philanthropic. I think we need smaller government, but I want to make it clear I'm not the Sarah Palin of the Cotswolds.
I am inclined to think that eating is a private thing and should be done alone, like other bodily functions.
Rossi was the first to describe another system working with valves in parallel; it has the advantage that it can easily be extended to coincidences between more than two events, and is therefore predominantly used today.