I've never had an easy relationship with critics. I hold a lot of homicide in my heart. If this was another time, I'd be packing a piece.
By : Jim Dine
Working overseas is more difficult in that it's much more complicated to get people to open their hearts to you and to tell you information.
By : John Pomfret
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
By : William Makepeace Thackeray
I was interested in opera and it seemed to me that the only possible theatre for contemporary opera would be television. So I started working towards a kind of television kind of opera.
By : Robert Ashley
25 years later, you know, I haven't really put too much emphasis on any kind of individual goal, other than trying to win any particular night, trying to find a way to do that.
By : Mark Messier
After the Rodgers and Hammerstein revolution, songs became part of the story, as opposed to just entertainments in between comedy scenes.
By : Stephen Sondheim
I have my own religion. I'm sort of one-quarter Baptist, one-quarter Catholic, one-quarter Jewish.
By : Tom T. Hall
Without the meditative background that is criticism, works become isolated gestures, historical accidents, soon forgotten.
By : Milan Kundera
I know how I like to be treated, so I always start by saying, 'Could you give me a moment of your time, I know you're very busy,' and usually, they will.
By : Arthur Godfrey
Training is such a vital part of preparation for a game, you really do train to play. It tops up your ability, like sharpening a carving knife. You can get away with not doing it for a while, as long as you have reached a certain standard of fitness.
By : Graeme Le Saux