If we were living in ancient Rome or Greece, I would be considered sickly and unattractive. The times dictate that thin is better for some strange reason, which I think is foolish.
The national budget must be balanced. The public debt must be reduced; the arrogance of the authorities must be moderated and controlled. Payments to foreign governments must be reduced, if Rome doesn't want to become bankrupt. People must again learn to work, instead of living on public assistance.
Acting is a way of living out one's insanity.
Many people worry so much about managing their careers, but rarely spend half that much energy managing their LIVES. I want to make my life, not just my job, the best it can be. The rest will work itself out.
Fishes live in the sea, as men do on land: the great ones eat up the little ones.
Dreams pass into the reality of action. From the actions stems the dream again; and this interdependence produces the highest form of living.
Most men lead lives of quiet desperation and go to the grave with the song still in them.
How am I going to live today in order to create the tomorrow I'm committed to?
I live in a neighborhood so bad that you can get shot while getting shot.
One must be a living man and a posthumous artist.
He who has done his best for his own time has lived for all times.
Dying is easy, it's living that scares me to death.
Only the ideas that we really live have any value.
To photograph truthfully and effectively is to see beneath the surfaces and record the qualities of nature and humanity which live or are latent in all things.
Every flatterer lives at the expense of him who listens to him.
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
John Dalton's records, carefully preserved for a century, were destroyed during the World War II bombing of Manchester. It is not only the living who are killed in war.
To the living we owe respect, but to the dead we owe only the truth.
Even death is not to be feared by one who has lived wisely.
Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness: kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile.
The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things for which he cares sufficiently; but he is willing, in great crises, to give even his life - knowing that under certain conditions it is not worthwhile to live.
I'll be out with my friends and be recognized, and little girls will ask me for my autograph. It is so much fun living out your dream. It, like, totally reflects me 100%.
He lives with his creativity in high gear.
Once in one's life, for one mortal moment, one must make a grab for immortality; if not, one has not lived.
I cannot absorb living in a world where I have an Oscar for best actress and Denzel doesn't have one for best actor.