And in down times it shakes a lot of the bad SF out, a lot the stuff that was bought for literary reasons, which is neither entertaining nor great literature.

By : Jerry Pournelle 0 Likes          


Just going along with this, what I did, or what I do is I imagine not being myself seeing it, but imagine somebody else who's seeing it for the first time.

By : Dennis Muren

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It took me a long time to film the plastic bag, and then I had to get the cut of the scene right. But if you find it as beautiful as the character does, then suddenly it becomes a different movie, and so did he as a character.

By : Sam Mendes

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I just put on what the lady says. I've been married three times, so I've had lots of supervision.

By : Upton Sinclair

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The first time I ask him, have you had your cheekbones raised, have you had your nose changed? He denied it all. I was asking him to compare his face with what it looked like years ago.

By : Martin Bashir

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Lately I've been a workaholic. I'm in the studio all the time and I've helped to produce a couple of artists.

By : Duncan Sheik

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Marriage is the highest state of friendship. If happy, it lessens our cares by dividing them, at the same time that it doubles our pleasures by mutual participation.

By : Samuel Richardson

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You know, this is really a way of cooking. It's not my way. I'm deeply influenced by the Mediterranean way of being. I've spent a lot of time there. And I've sort of translated it

By : Sally Schneider

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You should put time into learning your craft. It seems like people want success so quickly, way before they're ready.

By : Lucinda Williams

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I am a firm believer in free but fair trade. However the United States should not be on the losing end of trade agreements that are not enforced. It is time that we make China play fairly.

By : Elizabeth Dole

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If time be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be the greatest prodigality.

By : Benjamin Franklin

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I have a notebook with me all the time, and I begin scribbling a few words. When things are going well, the walk does not get anywhere

By : Mary Oliver

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At that time a lot of young men didn't want to go to the war and kill. This guy that I fell in love with was one of those so he escaped to Canada and I followed him.

By : Ann Wilson

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