We will not go. The only way to get us there is to come in here with clubs and knock us on the head, and drag us out and take us down there dead.
Getting stronger and fitter by playing games is only going to help me.
You can control two things: your work ethic and your attitude about anything.
Anuj Bahari has always been a really good literary agent for me. What a good agent does is that he manages many of your business aspects so you can keep your time free for writing.
I feel like my work has been my path to freedom from having grown up in a segregated environment.
Anna Deavere Smith
When you have kids you do grow up. I have just started realising it now-it changes the world, having children.
In your career, you must be so careful; otherwise, you get caught in a particular image, and it's hard to break.
I don't really wear sarees and suits.
I won't win a World Cup, and I won't win the Olympics, but I'm sure I can compete with the best, and that's what I want to show.
Eddie the Eagle
I've thought about it many times, I really have, because it defined who I am. I wouldn't be where I am today without my dyslexia.
You know how bad my voice sounds - well it feels just as bad.
As a teen, I heard the second Velvet Underground album, 'White Light/White Heat', and it was too much for my limited scope of appreciation. It was intense, but I didn't get it.
I've written quite a few things, but I've put it on hold for now to see how everything fits together. Then I'll approach it and write specifically to see how the pieces fit in the puzzle.
There is no part of the world where corruption is absolutely eliminated.
Every actor I know - any reasonable actor I know - is complicated. What you see and what they are, those are two very different things.
To be a veiled Muslim woman on screen is a very scary minefield for me.
Yasmine Al Masri