After a while, you have no idea how old you are because you've lied so many times.
Millions of men have lived to fight, build palaces and boundaries, shape destinies and societies; but the compelling force of all times has been the force of originality and creation profoundly affecting the roots of human spirit.
In the environmental movement, every time you lose a battle it's for good, but our victories always seem to be temporary and we keep fighting them over and over again.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
An invasion of armies can be resisted, but not an idea whose time has come.
There is one thing stronger than all the armies in the world, and that is an idea whose time as come.
Only the idea of death makes a warrior sufficiently detached so that he is capable of abandoning himself to anything. He knows his death is stalking him and won't give him time to cling to anything so he tries, without craving, all of everything.
Lord of the Rings was my first experience making movies and at the time, I had no ideas how movies were done. I thought that's the way they're done, so in a way, I had nothing to compare it to.
There are lots of things a warrior can do at a certain time which he couldn't do years before. Those things themselves did not change; what changed was his idea of himself.
Every composer knows the anguish and despair occasioned by forgetting ideas which one had no time to write down.
While at Chicago my interest in the new field of particle physics was stimulated by a course given by Gell- Mann, who was developing his ideas about Strangeness at the time.
I had no idea of the character. But the moment I was dressed, the clothes and the make-up made me feel the person he was. I began to know him, and by the time I walked onto the stage he was fully born.
Greater than the tread of mighty armies is an idea whose time has come.
At that time I had complete confidence in Russian policy and I believed that the Western Allies deliberately allowed Russia and Germany to fight each other to the death.
It is not once nor twice but times without number that the same ideas make their appearance in the world.
Nothing else in the world... not all the armies... is so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
At this time I had complete confidence in Russian policy and believed that the Western Allies deliberately allowed Germany and Russia to fight each other to death.
We seem to have a compulsion these days to bury time capsules in order to give those people living in the next century or so some idea of what we are like.
If America had been discovered as many times as I have, no one would remember Columbus.
I was completely loyal and faithful to Stephen throughout this time as, indeed, he assured me he was to me.
I love being physical and acting at the same time.
You express different energies at different times in your life.
I don't have time to think about age. There are so many things to do.
Wait for the wisest of all councilors, time.
I'm lucky. The best possible place in the world for training is Addis Ababa, so I am home all the time except when I am racing. I like to be there, near my family, my kids, also the real estate business I run with my wife.