Nikola Tesla Quotes
Archimedes was my ideal. I admired the works of artists, but to my mind, they were only shadows and semblances. The inventor, I thought, gives to the world creations which are palpable, which live and work.
— Nikola Tesla
You'll never convince me there is a hopeless situation or there is any finality in any success or any failure.
Music will never go away, and I will never stop making music; it's just what capacity or what arena you decide to do it.
As our language wanes and dies, the golden legends of the far-off centuries fade and pass away. No one sees their influence upon culture; no one sees their educational power.
I have scars from every film I have made. There is nothing to protect actors. They treat you worse than a dog. You work like a slave, and you know, I like it. That is the way it should be. Every film should be like your last.
Rush Limbaugh makes money getting simpleminded people to feel good about their intellectually undernourished brain spasms. He's very good at it, and I scarcely believe a fraction of what he says.
New Zealand as a whole needs to save more, spend less and reduce our reliance on foreign debt.
I want to be like Robin Williams, really. It's all the different characters he does, all the different voices.
I've had mainstream readers complain that the book is really a romance, and romance readers complain that the book isn't a romance - with the same book! It really depends on the individual reader's expectations going into the story, and that's very hard to predict person to person.
Our job as writers, as far as I can tell, is to attempt to express what seems inexpressible.
Clothing was something I always wanted to do. I've been pulling tear sheets from magazines since I was a little girl.
The higher the general average of intelligence, all things else being equal, the less the disposition to be meddlesome, critical, and overbearing.
I'm aware of people's association with me and fashion and I certainly take that role on for some occasions, but it doesn't dominate my thoughts all the time.
Sarah Jessica Parker
I liked the banana-seat bikes with the high handlebars - maybe a card in the wheel could have been part of it.
Your credit score affects the interest rates you're offered on credit cards and loans, can be used to vet your job application, and in some states may influence your insurance premiums.
The individual mirrors in his individuation the preordained social laws of exploitation, however mediated.