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The short film project I just finished for W Hotels and Intel, I didn't have my script finished until a few days before we began filming. We edited it very quickly and now it's up online. It was great to conceive an idea and have it premiere just a few weeks later, compared to a feature, which takes a year or more.Roman Coppola

My fellow students there were very smart, but the really novel thing was that they actually seemed to put a lot of effort into their school work. By the end of my first semester there, I began to get into that habit as well.Eric Allin Cornell

Unfortunately my career began in Hollywood, doing a negative pickup for Universal pictures.Alex Cox

Through the wholesale destruction of the representatives of a class that from the beginning of history had been the directing and creative force in civilization, a process began which was almost mechanical.Ralph Adams Cram

My real education began when I entered the University of Chicago in September 1951 as a graduate student.James Cronin

It wasn't until I went to college that I met the theatre people and began to admire them because they were learning a trade that was guaranteed to make money!John Davidson

I began by telling the president that there was a cancer growing on the presidency and that if the cancer was not removed the president himself would be killed by it.John Dean

This is how it has been since time began: If you want to make something really worthwhile and true, then you have to suffer for it.Iris Dement

I decided that now is the time to start doing the things that really interest me and I find important. It was in the 10 years of the MacArthur grant that I began working on my first book... and I began putting more work into environmental history.Jared Diamond

I began acting at age eight, but if you don't stay on your game then people pass on you. Being on a show, it's a little easy to get comfortable, so I'm trying to get back on it. I'm taking some acting classes and watching movies, and I'm just trying to stay up with other actors.Jason Dohring

Fiction came quite a while later. I began with short stories and fiction for children.Helen Dunmore

However, I began to submit poems to British magazines, and some were accepted. It was a great moment to see my first poems published. It felt like entering a tradition.Helen Dunmore

During college I realized I had a music predisposition and really got involved in it. I started playing bass guitar. That was how I began to fit in.Ronnie Dunn

I'm very Belgian, and I will die Belgian. I just have my house in the north of France because I began my career in Paris, even though I don't live there anymore.Cecile de France

When I began to travel around the country, I would notice in places like Los Angeles, Chicago, Phoenix and even Texas that Latinos didn't want to speak Spanish. You would ask a question, only to be answered in English.Raul de Molina

The boys of my people began very young to learn the ways of men, and no one taught us; we just learned by doing what we saw, and we were warriors at a time when boys now are like girls.Black Elk

In the time when my mother began standing up against prejudice and racism, the vast majority of white Americans rarely thought about civil rights.Ezekiel Emanuel

When my children were growing up, we began every family meal - which included breakfast and dinner every day - with a prayer. We are Jewish and so it was the prayer over bread, when we were having bread, or the catch-all prayer for everything when we weren't.Ezekiel Emanuel

I began to write poetry in high school, and would ride miles over sandy roads in the fine hills around Cedar Rapids, repeating the lines over and over until I had them right, making some of the rhythm of the horse help.Paul Engle

In a lot of areas of my life, particularly in my teenage years, I began to think about the world, and to think about the universe as being a part of my conscious everyday life.Julius Erving