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Prison has a universal fascination. It's a real-life horror story because, given the right set of circumstances, anyone could find themselves behind bars.
I first started playing in piano bars for three reasons - to make money, to be in the company of my friends - and also to hook up with young girls. I always knew, even before I played in piano bars, about the effect of my voice.
I can bake. I made myself some nice French fries once. But otherwise I just eat out. Lots of salad bars.
Just because I was out at the bars all the time didn't mean I wasn't looking for someone to love.
I'm not really into clubbing, I like to go to parties after events, and those do end up at clubs or bars. But in my free time I go grocery shopping or to the gym, or I talk on the phone.
Stone walls do not a prison make, nor iron bars a cage.
I grew up listening to the Police, I grew up performing in bars, singing Police songs.
When I come out and sing the first few bars of Bill Bailey, it's very exciting.
People come up to me in bars and on street corners and they say to me, 'Hey, Paulsen, have you got any change?'
Many of us are in are in our own prisons that aren't made of iron bars.
I've been running my whole life. Running into bars, running around the world. But when you have a child, you can't run. That was a revelation.
We have the highest incarceration rate of any country in the world. 'America, land of liberty and freedom?' You know, that's baloney. More than 2 million Americans are behind bars now. Communist China has four times the population and they have 1.5 million people behind bars.
We the people say it loud and clear every Election Day, in high-crime periods as well as peaceful stretches - More of our population needs to be behind bars.
Art can help a town by attracting a certain Bohemian population that adds life to the bars, character to the streets and a buzz to the name. Employers may then follow. But art can't do much if every town does it. There aren't enough Bohemians.
We stay in U2's hotel. They bought a hotel, The Clarence, a nice place and it's in an area where everything's happening, so many fantastic restaurants and bars and the people are so friendly.
I've done everything. Selling door-to-door fire extinguishers... In bars, I used to repair those machines that have 10 different buttons on them to spray club soda and seltzer.
J. B. Smoove
For a while, the world for me was like a set of monkey bars. I swung from one place to the next, sometimes backward, sometimes forward, capitalizing on my own momentum, knowing that at some point my arms... would give out, and I'd fall to the ground.
I'm nearly 50. I'm past being photographed falling out of bars.
K. D. Lang
What joy would I get from putting the wrong person behind bars?
Fifty years ago wealth was stored and transmitted physically through gold bars, stock certificates, bank notes, and coins.
That's sort of what I felt... I miss drinking, I thought bars were truly holy places.
I don't trawl record shops anymore. I usually hear music in bars or at friends' houses.
Sex keeps me in shape. I don't diet, I eat what I like. I love Mars bars and I smoke and drink. But I love running off in the middle of the day to make love. It really burns up calories.
I'll just start laying out the melody exactly where I want it to fall. And then I'll go back and fill it out. Whereas, in other pieces I'm really just going a couple bars at a time.
I used to go into bars on my days off, and I decided that wasn't too good for me.
C. S. Lewis
Martin Luther King, Jr.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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