I am more of a New Yorker than ever and just actually, sometimes I fantasize about living somewhere else, where it's maybe not quite so crowded or stressful, blah, blah, blah and after September 11th, I guess I could just not imagine living anywhere else.
That which dominates our imaginations and our thoughts will determine our lives, and our character.
If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with success unexpected in common hours.
Yes, I always imagined living in other places.
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.
Most people get a fair amount of fun out of their lives, but on balance life is suffering, and only the very young or the very foolish imagine otherwise.
I have learned, that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
My playground was the theatre. I'd sit and watch my mother pretend for a living. As a young girl, that's pretty seductive.
I know many beautiful people and their lives are just so terrible. They feel so uncomfortable with themselves. Being comfortable is not about what you look like, but how you feel.
No one can confidently say that he will still be living tomorrow.
I believe that the way people live can be directed a little by architecture.
What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?
Let us leave pretty women to men devoid of imagination.
The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives.
I was offered a free villa in Hollywood, but I said no thank you, I prefer to live in Italy.
I like the evening in India, the one magic moment when the sun balances on the rim of the world, and the hush descends, and ten thousand civil servants drift homeward on a river of bicycles, brooding on the Lord Krishna and the cost of living.
On the contrary a film can promote the idea of change without any political message whatsoever but in its form and language can tell people that they can change their lives and contribute to progressive changes in the world.
In such a theory a bare electron would be inconceivable, since one cannot imagine the end of a piece of string without having the string.
I signal with an independent label, Continuum. After that I put out a totally independent record, sold fourteen thousand of them from my basement, bought a house, started raising my kid, made a decent living.
What constitutes a real, live human being is more of a mystery than ever these days, and men each one of whom is a valuable, unique experiment on the part of nature are shot down wholesale.
It is all very well to copy what one sees, but it is far better to draw what one now only sees in one's memory. That is a transformation in which imagination collaborates with memory.
Be advised that all flatterers live at the expense of those who listen to them.
Every one desires to live long, but no one would be old.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.