Roddy Doyle Quotes
It's hard for me to measure them, or to assess my books because I'm so close to them.
— Roddy Doyle
I don't really move onstage; all I do is just gradually hunch more and more and jut out at the people in the front row.
Older actors can still play young, but it's harder for young actors to be able to play that age range.
There will be no 'Mommie Dearest' in the lives of my children, and no books like the one the Crosby boy wrote about Bing, or Bette Davis's daughter has written. My children love me very much, and they are loved.
While there is perhaps a province in which the photograph can tell us nothing more than what we see with our own eyes, there is another in which it proves to us how little our eyes permit us to see.
Having insurance doesn't guarantee good health outcomes, but it is a critical factor.
When I was teaching English and trying to get kids passionate about reading, the most effective weapon I had was 'The Martian Chronicles.'
That kid who lives in the projects, he has a self-esteem problem - everybody looks down on him. He may be a good kid, but other parents don't want their kids to be with them because percentages say they could be bad. I went through a lot of that.
There's always something we can complain about. We're all one. Things could always be better, but things could always be worse.
No poll can equal the day-to-day visits of the men and women of the Democratic Party.
Richard Joseph Daley
The greatest thing in family life is to take a hint when a hint is intended-and not to take a hint when a hint isn't intended.
The American people don't want Obamacare. It has been forced on the American people, despite the fact that Democrats no longer control the House.
For me, music is my joy. It's my happiness. As long as this medicine, this chemo is in my body, I didn't have my love, my joy.
Luckily for me, when I was growing up in high school, I had a band, and I was a singer in the band. I'm less of a legit Broadway singer than I am a pop-rock singer.