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This quote is a simple lesson in commitment and the power in giving something our all—not just giving it a try.

Losing my anonymity in this world I think is something that I find terrifying.

True beauty is something that attacks, overpowers, robs, and finally destroys.

I did things I did not understand for reasons I could not begin to explain just to be in motion, to be trying to do something, change something in a world I wanted desperately to make over but could not imagine for myself.

One cannot be prepared for something while secretly believing it will not happen.

“Well, you can't know it without something having been sneezed.”

The media wants overnight successes (so they have someone to tear down). Ignore them. Ignore the early adopter critics that never have enough to play with. Ignore your investors that want proven tactics and predictable instant results. Listen instead to your real customers, to your vision and make something for the long haul. Because that’s how long it’s going to take, guys.

Listening is more important than anything else because that's what music is. Somebody is playing something and you're receiving it. It is sending and receiving.

 

The acting is something that will always be a part of my life, but the writing gives me a lot more creative freedom. You're a pawn in somebody else's chess game, whereas as a writer and as a director, you get to call the shots. And that's very thrilling.

 

I no longer worry whether a painting is about something or not. I am only concerned with the expectation, from a flat surface, of an illusion.

 

Life is generally something that happens elsewhere.

 

I never approved of talkies. Silent movies were well on their way to developing an entirely new art form. It was not just pantomine, but something wonderfully expressive.

 

Even though music is something I travel around doing, it is also a very private thing. A sort of escapism.

 

If you want to learn something, just steal it

Money is just something to be circulated.

 

When this boy was brought to Dr. Young, his name being William, the same as mine, my mother was ordered to change mine to something else. This, at the time, I thought to be one of the most cruel acts that could be committed upon my rights.

Passion is one great force that unleashes creativity, because if you're passionate about something, then you're more willing to take risks.

If you want to make enemies, try to change something.

Marilyn Monroe Productions was the first female-owned production company in Hollywood. She paved the way for women in Hollywood, and every single woman owes something to her for that, whether they agree with her image or not.

There were various turning points, but the main one at the beginning was that I was going off to do another degree in the history of art. I would have ended up as some art historian at Sotheby's or something.

Do I think human beings are meant to be in 40-year-long monogamous, faithful, relationships? No, No, No. Whoever said they were? Only the Bible or something. No one ever said that was a good idea.

It's very rare in life to be sure about something - particularly when it's an issue.

Something about teaching is curiously attractive, actually. I don't know what it is.

All I know is for a number of years, if someone like me called police for a burglary, a mugging, or something happened to me, chances are that a photographer or reporter would turn up before a policeman.