The professional must learn to be moved and touched emotionally, yet at the same time stand back objectively: I've seen a lot of damage done by tea and sympathy.
By : Anthony Storr
Every author, however modest, keeps a most outrageous vanity chained like a madman in the padded cell of his breast.
By : Logan P. Smith
It's not someone else's responsibility to honor my marriage. It's my responsibility.
By : David Duchovny
At the age of 12, I developed an intense interest in mathematics. On exposure to algebra, I was fascinated by simultaneous equations and read ahead of the class to the end of the book.
By : John Pople
When I was younger, my whole sense of self-worth was based on whether or not I was working, which was awful. And I had a baby at 20 years old, so it wasn't just about me. At around the age of 30 there was a stretch where I wasn't working - certainly not on anything I liked, anyway - and I started to do other things.
By : Kiefer Sutherland
I think all the bad blood started when Geffen released a greatest hits package of my solo stuff.
By : Sammy Hagar
Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.
By : Bill Gates
Anything you cannot relinquish when it has outlived its usefulness possesses you, and in this materialistic age a great many of us are possessed by our possessions.
By : Peace Pilgrim
There are a growing number of conservatives and Republicans who, while they support the president and support the war in Iraq, wonder how many of these nation-building wars we're going to engage in and what the parameters of that are.
By : Lamar Alexander