Patton Oswalt Quotes
As unhealthy as I am, I'm weirdly aware of exactly how my body functions.
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The plumbing and pluvial dynamics of the Amazon, the largest freshwater system on Earth, are still far from understood. This is partly because it is a semi-open system. Moisture flows in and out unpredictably. A lot of nonlinear feedback loops and 'remote influences' - continental, transcontinental, oceanic, meteorological - come into play.
It's great to have a place of my own, but I still see my family often, as we are very close.
You take yourself to a place where you've got absolutely nothing left and then you find out you have to push yourself one more step. That's a tough place to be in.
I have no intention of lingering through a season, just to have a chance to be an alternate on a relay. I don't want that.
I did it for a living, made a career out of it, but now I've turned it into somewhat of a hobby.
My favorite question is 'What do you do?' I'm like, 'I'm a walking cliche: I'm a model and an actress.'
Sometimes I'm doing a big movie, or sometimes I'm doing a TV show, but as an actor, it's almost the same thing for me. If I'm doing action, or comedy, or something more heartfelt, it's a different approach, but it's all acting for me.
I've always written. At the age of six or seven, I would get sheets of A4 paper and fold them in half, cut the edges to make a little eight-page booklet, break it up into squares and put in little stick men with little speech bubbles, and I'd have a spy story, a space story and a football story.
Trumpeting the importance of voting deludes people into thinking that they have a leash on the government.
Women and birds are able to see without turning their heads, and that is indeed a necessary provision for they are both surrounded by enemies.
And the inner dynamics of Hollywood are like politics. Say you give a script to a group of executives - they all sit around, afraid to voice an opinion, saying nothing, waiting to know what the consensus is. Just like focus groups, opinion polls or a cabinet.
Books fall from Garry Wills like leaves from a maple tree in a sort of permanent October.
I feel that education needs an overhaul - courses are obsolete and grades are on the way out.