Art is a marriage of the conscious and the unconscious.
I was not extremely patriotic about Mother Russia. I played their game, pretending. You have to deal with, you know, party people, KGB. Horrifying.
I'm definitely a messy person... I know where everything is but I just can't organize. I don't make lists and find scripts on the laundry machine, and under my bed, or in the bathroom, kitchen. It's bad, I really need to take control.
You know, I want to help my country. Definitely I can help them, simply by winning races. Sure, they can follow my path to a good career. But for me it is not enough. I want to be more than that. In everything I want to be a role model.
In much of society, research means to investigate something you do not know or understand.
It's definitely a dream come true to be recognized and to be able to sign autographs. But, it's also a lot of hard work and can be draining. If you don't know already, you will quickly learn who your real friends are.
I didn't put out this album because I wanted everybody to know I was grown up. I'm 21 and that's not grown up.
Ours is an excessively conscious age. We know so much, we feel so little.
No psychologist should pretend to understand what he does not understand... Only fools and charlatans know everything and understand nothing.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
I know what it takes to put on a good show for the fans.
I don't know whether I believe in God or not. I think, really, I'm some sort of Buddhist. But the essential thing is to put oneself in a frame of mind which is close to that of prayer.
The real composer thinks about his work the whole time; he is not always conscious of this, but he is aware of it later when he suddenly knows what he will do.
Every extension of knowledge arises from making the conscious the unconscious.
A life lived of choice is a life of conscious action. A life lived of chance is a life of unconscious creation.
I cannot discover that anyone knows enough to say definitely what is and what is not possible.
Create a definite plan for carrying out your desire and begin at once, whether you ready or not, to put this plan into action.
I just decided that I would not put my professional life on hold to raise children. I know that sounds selfish to a lot of people and I don't know if what I'm doing is the right thing. But that's the way I'm doing it.
You say that you are my judge; I do not know if you are; but take good heed not to judge me ill, because you would put yourself in great peril.
I know what I'm having 'em put on my tombstone: 'I have nothing more to say'.
At Princeton I gained a great deal of pleasure from success in my classes. knowing that I could accomplish those things, and I realized that my success was directly proportionate to the work I put in.
I've always believed that if you put in the work, the results will come. I don't do things half-heartedly. Because I know if I do, then I can expect half-hearted results.
I grew up on musicals, and I know they are quite the thing now, but I'm actually a little indignant, because I started taking singing lessons years ago-I put the time in!
Going out hanging out with the troops, and you know it's kind of all summed up in the TV show, I don't what else I can say about it. It's a great thing to do, something I'm definitely proud of.
What's nice is that when you have to put a wig on, funny costumes, You know it's like being a little girl playing with accessories.