If you want to conquer fear, don't sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.
Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.
One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular.
School, I never truly got the knack of. I could never focus on things I didn't want to learn.
You want to be home about three weeks after you left in a big way but the family's okay, particularly if you're going someplace you never been before.
I was very much into buying contemporary art, but I've just decided I want to get rid of it all. Not that it's not great art, but all of a sudden my mood has changed, and I want to go back to seventeenth- and eighteenth-century masters.
I became very successful at a young age... I had lots of opportunities and lots of power and had no idea how to focus it.
I do not want to work to correspond to an image.
I always wanted to be a mom.
I want to do movies but not talk about them.
I've been in enough films where the studio wanted that extra little cuteness to make it sellable.
For both faith and want of faith have destroyed men alike.
They're not put on earth to be martyrs; they have to want to come out. It depends on your culture, where you work, where you live. Each person's circumstances are unique.
The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.
After that, Kasparov stepped back from chess which is, and I want this to be clear, not good for chess in general at all. As a whole, the current situation in the chess world leaves a lot to be desired.
I don't know why women want any of the things men have when one the things that women have is men.
Language also encodes our past. We want to know who we are. To know who we are, we have to know who we used to be. Consequently, our literature, written in the past, anchors us in that past.
When a scene is being shot, it is very difficult to know what one wants it to say, and even if one does know, there is always a difference between what one has in mind and the result on film.
I wanted to make a love story without being nerdy.
Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus.
This is not a change of career for me. Just an expansion of it. I have contracts and obligations and business partners who are counting on me. And I would only want to do another movie if it's as good as this one.
Certain people want to see me solely as a pop act, but there are many different sides to Christina Aguilera besides the pop girl.
They don't ask much of you. They only want you to hate the things you love and to love the things you despise.
When you go to take someone's picture, the first thing they say is, what you want me to do? Everyone is very awkward.
We must laugh before we are happy, for fear we die before we laugh at all.