It's not people who resent successful people; it's resentful people who resent successful people.
Then, when the Depression came, all of this changed completely. Since that time, the entire public is of a very different sort and there was not so much support for contemporary music in a direct way.
We're always taught that we're building for permanence, but why? I like the idea of a prosthetic architecture! When a section is removed, the building readjusts its weight distribution, like a living body.
I defy any woman who is pregnant and trying to concentrate really hard not to feel distracted.
The majority of people are perfectly capable of interacting with retail staff without spitting on them or whipping their hides like dawdling cattle, but Planet Earth still harbours more than its fair share of disappointments.
Women are often paid far less than men, while they also perform most of the world's unpaid care work.
I knew real show business from my father, who had been an actor since he left the world of boxing.
If it didn't make you cry, it wasn't real.
Sometimes I sneak out into the streets alone, like Princess Jasmine in 'Aladdin.'
We live in a democracy. We have this extraordinary opportunity to use our mind and say what we think, speak as we think. Sometimes what we say is objectionable to other people. But that is part of a free society.
I'm a novelist from the Haisla and Heiltsuk First Nations of British Columbia, both small coastal reserves hugging the rugged shores of the west coast.
It's often wrong to write for specific actors because one ends up using what is least interesting about them, their mannerisms and habits. I prefer not to write for specific people.
They say faith is taking the first step when you can’t see the whole staircase. Actually, wisdom is seeing the elevator behind it that would have taken you to the top floor.
I will never apologize for standing up against oppression and injustice in Israel or anywhere else.
As I've explained to my wife many times, you have to kill your wife or mistress to get on the front page of the papers.
I've learned that all of us should be constantly mindful of what's going on around us. Sometimes I think we get pretty single-minded in our pursuits and forget that we really do need each other. We need to actively engage in giving and helping each other every day.
One fella who has really impressed me is Big E Langston.
If you also thinks it means I wake up every morning wondering what I did to deserve having you back in my life, well, you'd be right about that too.
If you can talk brilliantly about a problem, it can create the consoling illusion that it has been mastered.
Administrator McCarthy and the EPA will soon find out that Washington bureaucrats are becoming far too aggressive in attacking our way of life. Administrator McCarthy should be apologizing to Missourians. EPA aggression has reached an all-time high, and now it must be stopped.