I'm a schoolteacher. That's even worse than being an intellectual. Schoolteachers are not only comic, they're often cold and hungry in this richest land on earth.
By : Joseph L. Mankiewicz
If you have ever been in a real tragic or sad situation, the words that come out are hopelessly inadequate and kind of cliched.
By : Erika Slezak
The chief function of the city is to convert power into form, energy into culture, dead matter into the living symbols of art, biological reproduction into social creativity.
By : Lewis Mumford
I believe we can do more in making the President's vision for space exploration a reality by awarding cash prizes to encourage greater participation of the private sector in the national space program.
By : Dana Rohrabacher
The Upper Bohemia people wore tuxedos in an art gallery, and Lower Bohemia was all of us.
By : David Amram
The whole schizophrenia angle interested me. When I first started working on it, I thought I would play up that angle more than I ended up doing. The religious aspect of the story was also a draw.
By : Chester Brown
That's what governors do, they wrestle with the issues, they find solutions and they move the agenda forward. At the appropriate time we'll talk about all of these issues, while remembering that our party is a big tent party. We lose when we try to become exclusive to one particular set of issues.
By : Jon Huntsman, Jr.
An influential member of parliament has not only to pay much money to become such, and to give time and labour, he has also to sacrifice his mind too - at least all the characteristics part of it that which is original and most his own.
By : Walter Bagehot