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Elizabeth Kenny It's better to be a lion for a day than a sheep all your life.
LeBron James Akron, Ohio, is my home. I will always be here. I'm still working out at my old high school.
David Boreanaz Growing up, I saw my dad do charity work for children with health issues. That had a profound effect on me.
William Bernbach Word of mouth is the best medium of all.
William Irwin Thompson One way to find food for thought is to use the fork in the road, the bifurcation that marks the place of emergence in which a new line of development begins to branch off.
Mike Huckabee Fear is a very explosive emotion, but it has a short life span. It's the sprint. The marathon is hope.
Susan Sontag The aim of all commentary on art now should be to make works of art - and, by analogy, our own experience - more, rather than less, real to us. The function of criticism should be to show how it is what it is, even that it is what it is, rather than to show what it means.
Quentin Tarantino Movies are not about the weekend that they're released, and in the grand scheme of things, that's probably the most unimportant time of a film's life.
Paul Tillich Doubt is not the opposite of faith it is one element of faith.
Francis Hutcheson Wisdom denotes the pursuing of the best ends by the best means.
Michel Hazanavicius I watched a lot of silent directors who were absolutely great like John Ford and Fritz Lang, Tod Browning, and also some very modern directors like The Coen Brothers. The directors take the freedom within their own movies to be melodramatic or funny when they chose to be. They do whatever they want ...
Mel Gibson After about 20 years of marriage, I'm finally starting to scratch the surface of what women want. And I think the answer lies somewhere between conversation and chocolate.
Peter Abrahams You can't walk alone. Many have given the illusion, but none have really walked alone. Man is not made that way. Each man is bedded in his people, their history, their culture, and their values.
Ann Beattie When I lived in New York, not only did I have safety locks on the door but I had the music going, keeping the city at a distance, trying to find creative time and peace and so forth.
Ralph Waldo Emerson Good men must not obey the laws too well.
Robert Morgan One of the most powerful devices of poetry is the use of distortions. You can go from talking about the way a minute passes to the way a century passes, or a lifetime.
Annie Dillard Buddhism notes that it is always a mistake to think your soul can go it alone.
Dan Stevens I never quite toed the line. I was a bit disruptive. All my early school reports from the age of 5 were 'Daniel must learn not to distract others.' And now, that's what I do for a living.
Jennifer Jason Leigh I used to hang out by the food table at parties because you don't have to talk to anybody. If you do then you can talk about the food.
Henry Adams I am an anarchist in politics and an impressionist in art as well as a symbolist in literature. Not that I understand what these terms mean, but I take them to be all merely synonyms of pessimist.
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