The chains of military despotism, once fastened upon a nation, ages might pass away before they could be shaken off.
By : William Henry Harrison
My book 'Trust Your Heart', which is the story of my life, will be followed by 'Singing Lessons', a memoir of love, loss, hope, and healing, which talks about the death of my son and the hope that has been the aftermath of the healing from that tragedy.
By : Judy Collins
A doctor is fascinated by death, and pain. And how much pain a man can endure.
By : David Boehm
He who receives a great many letters demanding answer, sees himself as if engaged in a hopeless struggle of one man against the rest of the world.
By : Anna C. Brackett
My parents felt that acting was far too insecure. Don't ask me what made them think that painting would be more secure.
By : John Hurt
The restaurant chefs in Spain are breaking ground, but in terms of the everyday cooking in Spain I still hear people coming back and saying they were disappointed. I think it's because they're expecting the chef stuff.
By : Sally Schneider
Mike Leigh encourages you to choose a person that you know to base your character on. You write a whole list of people that you know and you go through that list in great depth with him. And then he chooses one of those people from your list.
By : Jane Horrocks
Success is not measured by what you accomplish, but by the opposition you have encountered, and the courage with which you have maintained the struggle against overwhelming odds.
By : Orison Swett Marden
You know, after filming the movie the book was still just as big. I think it was actually bigger. I think Stephen King went back and wrote extra pages. He's fantastic.
By : Timothy Olyphant
The concept of minimum wage is crazy, if you really stop to think about it. If $8 an hour seems right, why not $20 an hour? If it's coming by order of the government, why stop at any level? Why not just say everyone should get what Gates gets?
By : Malcolm Wallop