Sophia Amoruso Quotes
My philosophy is that you sell things for more than you bought them.
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When I was new, I didn't know where my career will go. Initially, my films were not even successful, but then I learned a lot from my mistakes.
I thought we were making a nice little movie. That's how it was regarded by everyone else, too.
Sometimes it's good to do something that you've never done before, so yesterday, I went out to buy Elton John's new album.
The poem is not, as someone put it, deflective of entry. But the real question is, 'What happens to the reader once he or she gets inside the poem?' That's the real question for me, is getting the reader into the poem and then taking the reader somewhere, because I think of poetry as a kind of form of travel writing.
I answer number one to myself, because I know myself. I answer to my fans, because they know me. My mother knows me and God knows me, and that's where it's at.
It's strange because you - your life goes so swiftly. You look up one day you're a teenager, the next day you're a grandfather and you want to decide, 'I sure hope my kids don't make the same mistakes.'
Bulgaria has been deindustrialized by interest groups who extracted state assets like oil states extract the oil in their ground.
I think it's important for comedians to do our little part. I don't do it carelessly. I do it thoughtfully. I don't try to just shock. I try to make a statement.
Since this was the first and only series I had ever produced, I was unaware of what the "Normal" environment was for a studio. I tried to run it as I did in my SF studio.
If it is sweet to be right, then - let's not deny it - it is downright savory to point out that someone else is wrong.
When I make movies, I don't ever go out there to please anyone other than myself. I never try to make a film for the masses. I just try to tell my story.
Listen, if you said to me, 'Adam Shankman is going to direct you in a musical and you have six months to learn how to tap,' I'd practice till I was blue in the face. I would do it because I'm so headstrong and think I can do anything. But just to show up and sing a little ditty, no.
I love Top 40 pop, don't get me wrong; I just don't think that there's anyone in Top 40 pop that's 'real.'
It is the custom of the Roman Church which I unworthily serve with the help of God, to tolerate some things, to turn a blind eye to some, following the spirit of discretion rather than the rigid letter of the law.
Pope Gregory VII
I had a friend who was a clown. When he died, all his friends went to the funeral in one car.
Presidents are elected not by direct popular vote but by 538 members of the Electoral College.
Thomas E. Mann
I've got this old-school workout - push-ups, sit-ups, tricep dips. And it worked. Anybody can do this at home.