Boot Camp was great and very interesting. You got to use live rounds of ammunition and got to do a lot of crawling around with live rounds flying around you, so you really had to learn to keep your ass down - everything down for that matter.
There's always pressure, from other people and yourself. If you're happy with the looks you're born with, then what are you going to do your whole life?. We keep thinking up new things and finding better ways of doing things because we're not happy with what we're given.
Happiness is found in doing, not merely possessing.
I never wanted to do the same kind of movies over and over anyway, so my theory on it all is I'm just gonna try and dodge the label and keep doing what I am doing.
The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves, or rather in spite of ourselves.
Sometimes I enjoy just photographing the surface because I think it can be as revealing as going to the heart of the matter.
It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.
Grief and sadness knits two hearts in closer bonds than happiness ever can; and common sufferings are far stronger than common joys.
You learned the two greatest thing in life, never rat on your friends, and always keep your mouth shut.
I will always want to do whatever it is that my heart is in, and whether I get paid for it or not means nothing. It doesn't matter. I'll do it if it means something to me and I want to be a part of it.
Happy he who learns to bear what he cannot change.
Ambition never is in a greater hurry that I; it merely keeps pace with circumstances and with my general way of thinking.
Personal columnists are jackals and no jackal has been known to live on grass once he had learned about meat - no matter who killed the meat for him.
Why does this magnificent applied science, which saves work and makes life easier, bring us little happiness? The simple answer runs: because we have not yet learned to make sensible use of it.
We conceal it from ourselves in vain - we must always love something. In those matters seemingly removed from love, the feeling is secretly to be found, and man cannot possibly live for a moment without it.
I shall the effect of this good lesson keeps as watchman to my heart.
For the poison of hatred seated near the heart doubles the burden for the one who suffers the disease; he is burdened with his own sorrow, and groans on seeing another's happiness.
There are people who can do all fine and heroic things but one - keep from telling their happiness to the unhappy.
There are times when fear is good. It must keep its watchful place at the heart's controls.
A woman's heart must be of such a size and no larger, else it must be pressed small, like Chinese feet; her happiness is to be made as cakes are, by a fixed recipe.
People want to know why I do this, why I write such gross stuff. I like to tell them I have the heart of a small boy... and I keep it in a jar on my desk.
Grief knits two hearts in closer bonds than happiness ever can; and common sufferings are far stronger links than common joys.
He who enjoys doing and enjoys what he has done is happy.
I just want to keep doing what I'm doing and hopefully people will watch my movies.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.