When we are born we cry that we are come to this great stage of fools.
I got to work with one of my heroes, Johnny Depp, and to see how he goes about business, which was really inspiring for me at this stage in my career.
My life comes down to three moments: the death of my father, meeting my husband, and the birth of my daughter. Everything I did previous to that just doesn't seem to add up to very much.
Any time you've got nothing to do and lots of time to do it come on up.
Opposition brings concord. Out of discord comes the fairest harmony.
I think if you come first with a new world record, that is the best.
The most interesting information comes from children, for they tell all they know and then stop.
I was coming home from kindergarten - well they told me it was kindergarten. I found out later I had been working in a factory for ten years. It's good for a kid to know how to make gloves.
I like directors who come on the set and create something that's a little dangerous, difficult or unusual.
True enjoyment comes from activity of the mind and exercise of the body; the two are ever united.
You can put things off until tomorrow but tomorrow may never come.
Happiness in this world, when it comes, comes incidentally. Make it the object of pursuit, and it leads us a wild-goose chase, and is never attained. Follow some other object, and very possibly we may find that we have caught happiness without dreaming of it.
With their souls of patent leather, they come down the road. Hunched and nocturnal, where they breathe they impose, silence of dark rubber, and fear of fine sand.
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
Often the presence of mind and energy of a person remote from the spotlight decide the course of history for centuries to come.
When it comes to the pinch, human beings are heroic.
Just as appetite comes by eating, so work brings inspiration, if inspiration is not discernible at the beginning.
The individual is ephemeral, races and nations come and pass away, but man remains.
As a child I was taken to the pantomime or the theatre and I would always, always fall in love with somebody on the stage. And want to have sex with them.
People say it's a movie about boxing, but... I don't agree at all. I don't think it's a movie about boxing. Boxing is like a platform. It's just a stage where this is played out.
I love romantic comedies. I like to watch them and I like to be in them. It's something that's increasingly difficult to find that spark of originality that makes if different than the ones that come before.
That said, I'd love to do a musical, either in film or on stage.
Verily, great grace may go with a little gift; and precious are all things that come from a friend.
When death comes it is never our tenderness that we repent from, but our severity.
Greater than the tread of mighty armies is an idea whose time has come.