Privatizing Social Security will take dollars out of young folks' pockets.
Lying is the greatest of all sins.
The search for the truth for truth's sake is the mark of the historian.
B. H. Liddell Hart
I listen to other people's stuff and, more and more, you realise how much is layered and how many different guitar parts there are.
Standup is a form of therapy. It is OK to tell problems to your audience as long as you are being honest and not boring them. I tell them that I am saving $75 an hour when I talk to them instead of a therapist.
You can't make movies without known names, and unknowns can't become known, because they can't get work.
I'm never trying to make something esoteric; it just happens.
Hallow the body as a temple to comeliness and sanctify the heart as a sacrifice to love; love recompenses the adorers.
The minute we stop learning, we begin death, the process of dying. We learn from each other with every action we perform. We are teaching goodness or evil every time we step out of the house and into the street.
With everything I do, I'm 100 percent involved. I don't really let anyone just take over and hear what's going to go on. I like to have full creative control, pretty much, and really be involved with everything.
I'm just never getting there. I'm getting round to it. I'm beginning to understand it a bit more.
Mark E. Smith
I dropped out of high school four times between the ages of 12 to 17.
My mother started out by being a very good girl. She did everything that was expected of her, and it cost her dearly. Late in her life, she was furious that she had not followed her own heart; she thought that it had ruined her life, and I think she was right.
I was a bookish nerd.
I am from Hawaii. But I am not Hawaiian. I am full Samoan.
You know, I'm from the South, and I wasn't interested in perpetuating a stereotypical southern character.