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African-Americans have been brainwashed into not being open-minded, not even considering a conservative point of view. I have received some of that same vitriol simply because I am running for the Republican nomination as a conservative. So it's just brainwashing and people not being open-minded, pure and simple.Herman Cain

I was a professional athlete, the best baseball player in the world at one point.Jose Canseco

A person who is gifted sees the essential point and leaves the rest as surplus.Thomas Carlyle

The reporter claimed he was going to write the article from my point of view. Instead, he made me sound like a little idiot. It made me never want to do another interview again.Tia Carrere

There's almost always a point in a book where something happens that triggers the rest of the plot.Jonathan Carroll

I try mainly to just focus on character and what my character's point of view is, with each person, and try to figure out story.Katie Cassidy

I'm the type of person who can get a feel for what you need and what I need to do to push you to get you to a breaking point, where you realize that you can't go on this way anymore, that the reason you're heavy is because you're ignoring all the stuff that's going on inside.Cara Castronuova

The point of acting is to pretend you're someone else and sell a story.Henry Cavill

At one point, people thought that Eddie Murphy would only reach one sector of the audience, but now everyone sees everything Eddie Murphy does.Morris Chestnut

I knew that this was what I wanted to talk about on stage. There was no point being coy about it, or pretending that I wasn't gay. That was the substance of my whole act. If you took that away, there would be nothing left.Julian Clary

A lot of professions happen to be male-dominated because women drop out at a certain point. It's unfortunate.Tom Colicchio

The shelves of many evangelicals are full of books that point out the flaws in evolution, discuss it only as a theory, and almost imply that there's a conspiracy here to avoid the fact that evolution is actually flawed. All of those books, unfortunately, are based upon conclusions that no reasonable biologist would now accept.Francis Collins

Cynicism is tough. A cynic's point of view is really pitiful. I derive pleasure out of a lot of things in life. As long as I'm fairly healthy, it's hard to stay dismal for very long.Shawn Colvin

I have done songs here and there. But I have never scored a film. That is something I would like to do at some point.Harry Connick, Jr.

We would like to get to a point in our society where people really are colorblind and this message would not have to be told anymore. Unfortunately, we're not there yet.Harry Connick, Jr.

I haven't traveled in Africa nearly as much as I'd like to. I've been there a few times, and I'd like to learn more about the various cultures in Africa. But that's the basis point of where all of the music that I love is based upon, from Africa to Cuba to Puerto Rico to South America.Chick Corea

I don't see the point in working just to be working.Abbie Cornish

I think that in the future, clocks won't say three o'clock anymore. They'll just get right to the point and rename three o'clock 'Pepsi.'Douglas Coupland

When you really listen to another person from their point of view, and reflect back to them that understanding, it's like giving them emotional oxygen.Stephen Covey

At some point, life starts to pass you by and becomes about avoidance. I want to stay clear from that situation, because I don't like that.Daniel Craig