Neil Cross Quotes
I love to see heroes who fuel some kind of moral furnace inside them, who are driven to take on the evils of the world, despite the fact that the evils of the world are more powerful than them. And essentially can never be defeated, but they refuse to bow down. And in order to enjoy that aspect of the hero, you've got to put them through hell.
Quotes from other Authors
The restaurant business is something that you have to treat like a baby. You have to constantly be there. You can't trust it to anybody else, because no one's going to love it like you do.
I'm trying to be a good parent and set a good example. When I'm on the road, they don't see a lot of me. I see them every other day. It's pretty all-encompassing when I'm on the road.
Saddam, as most tyrants, was a total control freak. He wanted total control of his regime. Total control of the country. And to introduce a wild card like Al Qaeda in any sense was just something he would not do.
War is hell and all that, but it has a good deal to recommend it. It wipes out all the small nuisances of peace-time.
It's not that I don't want a fast car. I like the speed. I'm just not the type of person who finds a sports car a sexy car.
You know what a champion is? A champion is someone who's ready when the gong rings - not just before, not just after - but when it rings.
I'm convinced my cockroaches have military training, I set off a roach bomb - they diffused it.
I don't really like hospitals that much. People are sick; sometimes it can be depressing. There's people going through a lot of pain in there. It has that funny smell.
I wanted to invent an engine that could run for ever. I could have developed a new train, had I stayed in the railway. It would have looked like the AK-47 though.
I see myself as a comedian rather than a female comedian. I happen to be a woman, but I am a comedian by trade.
Far from being hopeless, Africa is full of hope and potential, maybe more so than any other continent. The challenge is to ensure that its potential is utilised.
I think there is a lot of space for people to love who they love, and a lot of space for actors to carve a niche for themselves.
The more painful it is, tragically, the more you do learn, though, that's the good part.