My father was a Presbyterian minister, working among the poor in West Virginia. He had taken what amounted to a vow of poverty when he accepted that call and so we never had much money.

By : James Green Somerville 0 Likes          


Being horrible in a big film is a quicker nosedive than doing an obscure film and making no money.

By : Renee Zellweger

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I had no ambition to make a fortune. Mere money-making has never been my goal, I had an ambition to build.

By : Eden Phillpotts

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If the Holy Spirit can take over the subconscious with our consent and cooperation, then we have almighty Power working at the basis of our lives, then we can do anything we ought to do, go anywhere we ought to go, and be anything we ought to be.

By : E. Stanley Jones

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But I don't think we'll go there until we go back to the moon and develop a technology base for living and working and transporting ourselves through space.

By : Jack Schmitt

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You know, you don't work 30 something years in this business without knowing how to push yourself. So, I just kept pushing myself and pushing myself. The other thing that happens is when your hormones get out of whack your emotions come up.

By : Marie Osmond

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Everybody says how hard comedy is, but, when it comes time to honor things, whether it's on a weekly critical basis or whether it's award time, at that time of the year, comedy is the poor, dumb child of dramatic work.

By : Ivan Reitman

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Look, we're all saddled with things that make us better or worse. This world is a crazy place, and I've chosen to make my work about that insanity.

By : Barbara Kruger

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I guess I judge my films by how pleased I am with the work I do, so it's kind of on another level. If they do well at the box office, then that's great. Then I'm really pleased about that too.

By : Hugo Weaving

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Truth is what works.

By : William James

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Inspiration exists, but it has to find us working.

By : Pablo Picasso

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Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.

By : Horace

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I knew de Kooning and I went to his studio so I knew about de Kooning's work. But only a little handful knew about it, you know. Maybe there were ten people that knew about it.

By : Lee Krasner

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