After seven years of writing - and working many jobs to support my family - I finally got published.
The older I get, the more I just like plugging directly into my amp. I'm tired of trying to impress myself with weird sounds. It's about the notes more.
The character of a people may be ruined by charity.
True patriotism isn't cheap. It's about taking on a fair share of the burden of keeping America going.
I feel that directors at times are like the janitors on the set. I am the secretary, I am the organizer, I am the maid, and I ask if they have eaten or rested. The best things are always out of your control. It's those moments that surpass the imagination that are thrilling.
Live or die, but don't poison everything.
Very skinny women don't look beautiful in clothes.
A torn jacket is soon mended; but hard words bruise the heart of a child.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
It's fun being one of the boys. It's fun to have a character that's rough and gets down and dirty and not to be this precious girl who just sits in the corner and just sort of stands by the action.
I like to dirt bike ride, four wheeler, go-kart.
The buck stops here!
Harry S. Truman
If you look at the Earth without architecture, it's sometimes a little bit unpleasant. So there is this basic human need to do shelter in the broadest sense of the word, whether it's a movie theater or a simple log cabin in the mountains. This is the core of architecture: To provide a space for human beings.
You're a constant student, as a musician.
People don't remember. Revenge is sweet.
The optimist thinks this is the best of all possible worlds. The pessimist fears it is true.
J. Robert Oppenheimer
Love cures people - both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.
Karl A. Menninger
Soon after, I returned home to my family, with a determination to bring them as soon as possible to live in Kentucky, which I esteemed a second paradise, at the risk of my life and fortune.
Communism is not love. Communism is a hammer which we use to crush the enemy.
Pat Riley, Dave Checketts and Ernie Grunfeld - they brought the Knicks back to the glory days. It started with Rick Pitino. We took our first step with him, making the playoffs. When Pat came in we just kicked the door open.
We have one of the highest interest rates in the world, and we owe more money per capita than any other country. All we need is a nail hole in the bottom of the boat and we're sunk.