So it's always helped me to have a foundation, an ideal to strive for and goals. It's hard for me to be disciplined and plan things.
The important thing to me is that I'm not driven by people's praise and I'm not slowed down by people's criticism. I'm just trying to work at the highest level I can.
The wish to acquire more is admittedly a very natural and common thing; and when men succeed in this they are always praised rather than condemned. But when they lack the ability to do so and yet want to acquire more at all costs, they deserve condemnation for their mistakes.
Let me be the first to tell you, drinking alcohol is the worst thing to do in cold weather. Hot soup is the best because the process of digesting food helps to warm you up.
Even on a personal note, my dressing table downstairs is crowded with things, like a mini landscape. It's a city with buildings and towers and roads. There's a pool and a little park. When I move something around it becomes a different tableau.
You can't have a relationship when you're shooting a 14-hour day and your husband is shooting a 14-hour day in the same city. It's a time thing and it's a together thing.
I went on countless auditions. I begged my parents until I finally was allowed to be in a theatrical play when I was 13. It was the most important thing in my life.
The best thing about modern living is anaesthesia.
Sometimes you trust someone who turns out not to be honest. There are a lot of things that happen in life that don't turn out the way you're given the impression that they will. And I think that's all kind of a con. But I think we've probably all been hurt.
Couples are wholes and not wholes, what agrees disagrees, the concordant is discordant. From all things one and from one all things.
No intelligent man believes that anybody ever willingly errs or willingly does base and evil deeds; they are well aware that all who do base and evil things to them unwillingly.
The poet ranks far below the painter in the representation of visible things, and far below the musician in that of invisible things.
Do not trouble yourself much to get new things, whether clothes or friends... Sell your clothes and keep your thoughts.
Only one thing is impossible for God: To find any sense in any copyright law on the planet.
Security is, I would say, our top priority because for all the exciting things you will be able to do with computers - organizing your lives, staying in touch with people, being creative - if we don't solve these security problems, then people will hold back.
When I was doing Bean more than I've done him in the last few years, I did strange things - like appearing on chat shows in character as Mr. Bean.
How do I do it? I don't know how I wouldn't do it - that's the thing.
I question the value of stars. I think they're overrated. They get too much money, too much praise.
The only safe thing is to take a chance.
Dying is one of the few things that can be done as easily lying down.
The future is called 'perhaps,' which is the only possible thing to call the future. And the important thing is not to allow that to scare you.
When you say you agree to a thing in principle you mean that you have not the slightest intention of carrying it out in practice.
Every night, I have to read a book, so that my mind will stop thinking about things that I stress about.
One thing above all gives charm to men's thoughts, and this is unrest. A mind that is not uneasy irritates and bores me.
No, not rich. I am a poor man with money, which is not the same thing.