The news today that Bush has vowed to veto any legislation that reviews the security implications of the Dubai Port World's potential management of our ports is ludicrous and the entire Democratic Party is calling him to task for it.
By : John Conyers
As far as the mechanics go, working with other people on received ideas was for me a very interesting technical problem. I can't say that any of my collaborations engaged my heart, but they engaged the craftsman in me.
By : Robert Sheckley
Whatever is said about roles drying up, I intend to keep working. Certainly now the roles couldn't be more interesting - playing mothers, divorcees. I think it's going to be exciting to play a mother of teenagers. The longer your life, the deeper it gets.
By : Naomi Watts
Meg Ryan is a beautiful and courageous woman. I grieve the loss of her companionship but I've not lost the friendship. We talk all the time and that was what our connection was about. She has a wonderful mind and we just like a chat.
By : Russell Crowe
People mature with age and experience. I hope I more resemble a fine wine than bad vinegar.
By : Rick Kaplan
The most ordinary word, when put into place, suddenly acquires brilliance. That is the brilliance with which your images must shine.
By : Robert Bresson
The right response to the non-problem of global warming is to have the courage to do nothing.
By : Christopher Monckton
No one in my family was a reader of literary fiction. So, I didn't have encouragement, but I didn't have discouragement, because I don't think anybody knew what that meant.
By : Amy Tan
Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy, which sustained him through temporary periods of joy.
By : William Butler Yeats
Translation is an interestingly different way to be involved both with poetry and with the language that I've found myself living in much of the time. I think the two feed each other.
By : Marilyn Hacker
For psychological purposes the most important differences in conation are those in virtue of which the object is revealed as sensed or perceived or imaged or remembered or thought.
By : Samuel Alexander
Depending on what your interest in theater is, I always recommend working on plays. It's a great way to be introduced to the field, and also a great way to be seen by agents and representation. I'm also a great advocate for studying acting at a drama school or a college.
By : Chiwetel Ejiofor